Truck Drivers Blog


Truck Driver Blog


5 Medical Exams You Should Be Getting On a Regular Basis

Tue, 06 Nov 2012

When it comes to life on the road, it can be pretty easy to neglect visiting a doctor on a routine basis. Eating healthy? Exercising? Those habits can be more easily ingrained into your lifestyle on the road, but there are countless stories of people who have been in the best shape of their lives … read more

Fumes, Exhaust, Cancer, and Your Well-Being

Tue, 30 Oct 2012

As of June 2012, the World Health Organization has officially declared that diesel exhaust and diesel fumes can cause cancer. While you’ve probably had experience with coughing fits when you stand too close to your truck while the engine is running, the WHO ruling has said that the fumes could… read more

Two Basic Emergencies to Prepare For

Mon, 08 Oct 2012

When you’re in a car, there’s always that slim chance that you’ll get a flat tire or run out of gas. When you’re driving a truck, the slim chances are still there, but there are a few little details that can make it a bit more complicated. With prevention being preferable to … read more

Sleep Apnea In Truckers

Tue, 02 Oct 2012

An estimated 41% of all truck drivers have been found to have symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea, a sleep disorder that can cause them to stop breathing at random intervals during the night, leading to drowsiness and reduced alertness due to the poor sleep quality. You probably already know that … read more

Get ready for National Truck Driver Appreciation Week!

Fri, 31 Aug 2012

From September 16th – 22nd, trucking companies, truck stops, and vendors will be rolling out the red carpet for the hardworking truckers, and they are adding extra focus to drivers’ health this year. There are picnics, giveaways, contests, and health fairs galore scheduled for National … read more

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