Being a fleet manager is one of the most rewarding and interesting careers out there; however, that does not mean it’s an easy one. Like with any other job, there are challenges you’ll face daily.  Managing a truck fleet comes with countless responsibilities, and the person managing it must have a lengthy list of specific […]

Life away from home and behind the wheel of a long haul truck can feel unbelievably lonely and isolating. Long haul truck drivers can spend several days, even weeks, away from the comforts of home and loved ones. A career in trucking requires much more than just physical abilities, excellent driving skills, and the capacity […]

Quality truck fleet management with a good strategy is a vital element for success in the trucking industry. These systems are necessary for communication, and processes are sure to succeed. There’s no doubt that the best semi-truck fleet teams are those that are effectively and efficiently managed, making a great fleet manager worth their weight […]

Life as a truck driver can be challenging, but sleeper trucks can make the long shifts and countless hours away from loved ones easier. Undoubtedly, a truck driver’s long haul is lonely and difficult. Being away from friends and family for days or weeks can feel isolating, and maybe even a sentence to solitary confinement. […]

Exercises for truck drivers that are effective and convenient for life on the road are crucial to truckers’ overall health and wellness. When you’re living your life behind the wheel, mental and physical health can take the back seat. Whether your long haul is several days or a few weeks, getting (or staying) in shape […]

EpicVue, providers of in-cab satellite TV packaged exclusively for the trucking industry, announced that Metropolitan Trucking is installing EpicVue systems in all 350 of its over-the-road and regional trucks. “We see EpicVue as one more benefit we can provide for our driving professionals,” said Michael Maiore, executive vice president at Metropolitan Trucking. “Our culture is […]