by Women In Trucking Staff, on Aug 22, 2023 9:34:52 AM

It’s an incredible story: On June 18 of this year, around one o’clock in the morning in a border state, a professional driver was parked at a dark rest stop …

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Topics:SafetyDriver Perspective

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Aug 17, 2023 5:17:33 PM

By now you’ve undoubtedly seen the many news reports about the devastating fires that hit the island of Maui on Aug 8. When a historic coastal town in Hawaii was …

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Topics:Industry News

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Aug 8, 2023 7:41:22 PM

On Sunday, a week after halting its operations, Yellow Corp. announced it had filed for bankruptcy As 30,000 workers bid goodbye to 99-year-old Yellow, the company’s CEO Darren Hawkins said: …

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Topics:Industry NewsWomen In Trucking

by Fran Bernard, on Aug 8, 2023 3:52:00 PM

Staying healthy and fit when you work a lot is already a huge challenge for most people. Whether sitting behind a desk or, for truck drivers, who spend their days …

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Topics:Life on the RoadHealth and Wellness

by Ellen Voie, on Aug 4, 2023 11:14:58 AM

Tammy Stoner Today’s professional drivers are much different than the guys I knew when I started working in the trucking industry. Yes, I wrote, “guys,” as I didn’t know any …

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Topics:Life on the RoadEllen's Blog

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Jul 31, 2023 6:00:00 AM

Left to right: Receiving the 2022 WIT Influential Woman in Trucking award at the 2022 Accelerate! Conference in November from Kelly Martin of Daimler Truck North America (sponsor) is Trina …

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Topics:LeadershipWomen In TruckingRecognition

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Jul 30, 2023 1:39:26 PM

Michelle Siebert, Director of Finance, Kristi Randall, VP of Operations, and Sadie Church, Director of Recruiting & Marketing for Artur Express, Inc. The more an individual can picture working for …

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Topics:Human ResourcesRedefining The Road Magazine

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Jul 27, 2023 10:48:02 AM

Today, women make up approximately half of the workforce and have proven they’re just as talented and capable as their male counterparts. However, while the percentages of women are increasing …

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Topics:Professional Development

by Fran Bernard, on Jul 12, 2023 9:47:56 AM

The most important safety feature of a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) is the driver. Every time you get behind the wheel, you are responsible for your own safety, as well …

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Topics:Life on the RoadHealth and Wellness

by Ellen Voie, on Jun 29, 2023 11:15:39 AM

Four years ago, I told my board of directors that my plan was to retire in July of 2023. It seemed that it would be a long time, but now …

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Topics:Ellen's Blog

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