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For Truck Drivers, Depression is Real

For Truck Drivers, Depression is Real

Driver Depression

The sun is shining, you got a great night’s rest, and the route in front you for the day seems manageable as you pull away from last night’s resting place. All should be right with the world. But, in an instant, you find yourself overwhelmed with that nagging feeling that everything around you is a miserable mess.

Chances are depression has not crossed your mind.
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- Founder of Face it Foundation

Truck Driver Health and Fitness

Doing More to Improve Truck Driver Health Issues | The Road

Truck Driver Fitness

Too often, long haul truck drivers die before their time. Truck driver health and mortality aren’t issues that we have historically paid much attention to, but if we are to achieve our potential as an industry, or as individual companies, we must start helping, enabling, and educating drivers to improve their health and prioritize wellness.
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New NTTC Chairman Weighs In on Tanker Truck Industry Trends

New NTTC Chairman Weighs In on Tanker Truck Industry Trends | The Road

We caught up with Lee Miller, new chairman of the National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) Association Board of Directors, at the organization’s annual conference earlier this month to discuss the organization’s goals and priorities and get his take on some current industry trends affecting tank carriers:
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- Chairman, National Tank Truck Carriers Association

Sanitary Transportation of Food Rule: What it Means for the Carrier Community

Sanitary Transportation of Food Rule: What it Means for the Carrier Community | The Road

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If you ever transport human food or perishable animal food in your truck, you may have already heard about the Sanitary Transportation of Food rule, which will take effect on April 6. It’s one piece of the larger Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), but this particular rule has more of a direct impact for the trucking business.
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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

What challenges face our trucking industry?

What challenges face our trucking industry? | The Road

What do you, as a carrier, want to talk about? All day, every day you’re bombarded with messaging. Maybe it’s TV and radio commercials telling you what products to buy. Maybe it’s a new government regulation telling you how to run your carrier business. Now it’s your turn to be heard—we want to hear from you. Read More…

- Director of Capacity Development- C.H. Robinson