Tag Archives: National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Easing the Shortage: Truck Drivers Sound Off on What They Really Want

Dedicated Transportation
September 17, 2015

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) estimate the trucking industry is currently short about 40,000 professional drivers. But with nearly 70 percent of all goods in North America being shipped on trucks, trucking companies know they need to have ...

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Using Aviation Innovations to Attract New Truck Drivers

Dedicated Transportation, Transportation Management
September 16, 2015

Although I have spent my entire career in the trucking industry, I have a passion for aviation as well. In 2008 I earned my private pilot’s certificate only a few weeks before graduating from a driver-training academy with my commercial driver’s ...

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Trucking Industry Celebrates Those Behind the Wheel During Driver Appreciation Week

Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management, Value Added Services
September 14, 2015

Drivers are the lifeblood of the transportation and logistics industry. They spend their days driving across town or across the country, or nights carrying loads to fuel our vehicles, restock store shelves and deliver other critical goods. Even inter...

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Ryder Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management, Supply Chain, Transportation Management
September 19, 2013

Every day, millions of professional truck drivers take to the road to make sure that they are delivering the goods that America needs. Communities all over the country rely on these drivers to deliver supplies to hospitals and medical clinics, foo...

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