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    Roehl Celebrates Safety with Over $4 Million in Bonuses

    In 2022, Roehl Transport paid its truck drivers $4 million in safety incentives, the company recently announced. Roehl drivers get rewarded as they drive. Instead of having to wait to receive a quarterly or annual bonus, Roehl drivers earn additional cents per mile for each accident-free mile they drive, as they drive them. At Roehl, […] More

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    How Animal Companionship Benefits Truckers on the Road

    Working as a truck driver has its rewards, but it’s certainly no easy task – mentally and physically. Truckers have the difficult burden of managing stress from tight deadlines and hectic deliveries, while feeling isolated away from home for long periods at a time. This career path can come with an unparalleled sense of pride, […] More

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    Trucks Attempting This Section of Vermont Route 108 get Stuck with Fines

    Truckers, beware! Vermont is warning drivers to avoid state Route 108 through Smugglers’ Notch or risk damaging their vehicles and facing fines of up to $4,000. Even the most sophisticated GPS systems will sometimes send truckers on this treacherous road, and if this happens to you, you should find another route. Drivers who attempt to […] More

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    Nominations Now Open for the Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award

    The Women in Trucking Association (WIT), Truckstop, and the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) are seeking nominations for the 2023 Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award (DWLA). Starting in 2015, the award seeks to recognize individuals for their achievements and leadership in logistics. “Every year more women are entering the logistics industry, and this award will recognize […] More

  • Multi-colored Convoy of Big Trucks Rolls Down The Interstate

    Register now for the Annual Make-A-Wish Mother’s Day Convoy

    On May 14, Make-A-Wish Philadelphia, Delaware and Susquehanna Valley is bringing trucks of hope to the Manheim Pennsylvania Auto Auction. The convoy will be making its way through this region for a greater cause – raising money in support of granting wishes that bring strength and joy to children with critical illnesses. Registration has officially […] More

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    Strategies For Developing Good Relationships with Customers

    Establishing good relationships with customers is essential for a successful trucking career. Here are a few strategies for truckers to develop good relationships with customers: Be Respectful: Treat your customer as you would like to be treated and always use respectful language when communicating. This will help foster an atmosphere of trust and understanding between […] More

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