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6 Reasons to Become a Professional Truck Driver

The United States depends every day on truckers making on-time deliveries. Carrying food, fuel, livestock, vehicles and many other things Americans use and depend on, truck drivers are ‘the wheels’ driving the U.S. economy forward. In fact, trucks deliver nearly 70 percent of all freight transported annually in the U.S., and the American Trucking Association

4 Industry Benefits Driving More Women to Trucking Careers

In preparation for retiring Baby Boomers and the overall increased demand for goods amid future growth, trucking industry recruitment efforts are venturing into underrepresented demographics – namely women. And the effort to get more women behind the wheel of a big rig is paying dividends.  According to the American Trucking Association, the trucking industry saw

Xtreme Trucking Aims to Reduce Pollution Through SmartWay Transport Partnership

Xtreme Trucking strives to be a forward-thinking company and is always working to reduce its environmental footprint. Recently,  the company joined the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) SmartWay Transport Partnership, which is designed to increase energy efficiency while significantly reducing greenhouse gases and air pollution. The partnership is a government collaboration with various freight industry sectors