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Monday, February 6, 2023
As the new year settles in, we can begin focusing on the challenges ahead. In the trucking industry, one of those challenges is driver recruitment and retention. With that in mind, we at The Trucking Network are readying for...
We all hate it, but it’s a part of the job…. Down time on the road.  Whether it’s caused by nature, needing an hours reset, or some other issue, down time is never fun. When it happens, we have...
The news lately has been full of stories regarding trucks losing tires and wheels. About 95% of these issues can be traced to 2 causes, both of which are easily detected by even a cursory pretrip inspection. The first and...
The way we apply for a job today is much different than in the past as the demand for adding more technology in the hiring process continues to grow. Background checks, virtual profiles, documentation are all normal parts of...
For reasons unknown, each state and province have determined their own weight and wheelbase dimensions. In a perfect world, these requirements would be universal across North America, but unfortunately, they aren’t, so we need to be vigilant regarding axle...
Beginning January 1, 2023, the Ontario Ministry of Transportation’s Commercial Safety and Compliance Branch will start to enforce the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate for commercial carriers operating within the province. Ministry of Transportation pamphlets with information about Ontario's Electronic...
ਫਿਊਲ ਦਾ ਜੈੱਲ ਵਿੱਚ ਤਬਦੀਲ ਹੋਣਾ ਸਾਡੇ ਲਈ ਸਿਆਲਾਂ ਵਿੱਚ ਘਾਤਕ ਸਿੱਧ ਹੋ ਸਕਦਾ ਹੈ।ਇਹ ਯਕੀਨਨ ਇੱਕ ਹਕੀਕੀ ਸਮੱਸਿਆ ਹੈ।ਜਦੋਂ ਫਿਊਲ ਜੈੱਲ ਵਿੱਚ ਤਬਦੀਲ ਹੋਣ ਲੱਗਦਾ ਹੈ ਤਾਂ ਉਸ ਨਾਲ ਫਿਲਟਰਜ਼ ਅਤੇ ਫਿਊਲ ਲਾਈਨਾਂ ਜੰਮ ਜਾਂਦੀਆਂ ਹਨ ਤੇ ਇੰਜਣ ਤੱਕ ਇਹ...
One of my newer clients was recently audited by the US DOT. (YES, the US is still performing audits and it was over Zoom) Overall they did pretty well. But the US DOT had two recommendations for improving their...
Frozen brakes are never a lot of fun. On the truck, they’re not too bad, but on the trailer, they can be a nightmare. The best way to avoid dealing with frozen brakes is, obviously, to prevent them in...
Over the past 2 and a ½ years we have witnessed so many changes that affect the trucking industry; from covid restrictions like wearing masks and gloves to mandatory vaccinations and pre border clearance using the arriveCAN app. We...