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David Henry

David Henry
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David Henry is a long haul trucker with over 30 years of experience. As a brain injury survivor he is always on a mission to help others deal with mental health wellness and to promote the trucking industry in a positive light. You can find him at @survivetodrive on Instagram and @crazycanuckdave on twitter.
That's a basic need for mental health. People who have mental health concerns often feel alone and left out. It's not that easy though. In years past the truckers network were the Truckstops. We would stumble out of our trucks, belly...
I ’m angry because I saw a man being murdered by a vicious person. I'm sad because I’ve seen far too much of this in my life. Sick, that racism is so prevalent even in 2020 and so many...

Empty miles

Empty miles. We've all done far too many. Or have we not done enough? Are empty miles caused by poor planning or just a lack of freight? This has been an issue long before Covid-19 but now the problem...

Covid-19 Chaos

Covid-19 Chaos There is no doubt that we are at the beginning of a worldwide crisis that hasn't been seen since WW2. Th ere aren't that many alive now who were adults in those years so for the majority of...
Do I get it because I look like I've been in this industry a long time? Is it the trucker belly? Or the grey hair of wisdom sprinkling my hair and whiskers? (ok, a little more than a sprinkle!)...
The current crisis has opened eyes for those who never gave a thought to the supply chain. People just assumed that goods would always be on the shelves and that lineups at stores were only found in communist countries,...
There aren't that many alive now who were adults in those years so for the majority of adults today, this is unprecedented. I am not discounting those who have been through wars in their home countries, or tsunamis, hurricanes and...
Are empty miles caused by poor planning or just a lack of freight? This has been an issue long before Covid-19 but now the problem is magnified. On the face of it empty miles generate negative revenue. Some carriers will...

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