by Ellen Voie, on Apr 29, 2022 3:15:39 PM

Recently the Department of Labor held a “Day of Action” to promote safety and address these issues in the trucking industry. Since our inception in 2007, our mission has included …

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Topics:SafetyLife on the RoadEllen's BlogGender Diversity Issues

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Jan 5, 2022 6:15:00 AM

Did you know that there are over 40,300,000 people enslaved globally? January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month, and transportation professionals are in a unique position to make a difference and …

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Topics:SafetyLife on the Road

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Dec 15, 2021 8:17:40 AM

Never before have there been more opportunities for female drivers in the commercial freight transportation industry. As a driver, you’re a hero of the highway, a road warrior who can …

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Topics:Redefining The Road MagazineSafetyGender Diversity Issues

by Ellen Voie, on Nov 3, 2021 7:30:00 AM

For those of us in the trucking industry, we are all aware of the data suggesting that crashes involving commercial trucks are overwhelmingly caused by the non-professional driver. Or, as …

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Topics:SafetyEllen's Blog

by Holly Gerke, on Oct 27, 2021 7:42:48 AM

As global supply chains are challenged by widespread shortages of truck drivers, longshoremen and warehouse employees, transportation networks are also facing unmet demand for new maintenance technicians. According to research …

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Topics:OperationsSafetySponsored Content

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Aug 25, 2021 10:58:29 AM

Many professional truck drivers go above and beyond their job descriptions, excelling at safety while also contributing to the trucking profession and their communities. A few in particular stand out …

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Topics:Redefining The Road MagazineSafety

by Michele Wade, on Apr 20, 2021 4:28:14 PM

After more than 30 years on the road, Barb Duncan knows a thing or two about safety. Today, she is a professional Driver and Trainer for Warren Gibson Transport and a …

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Topics:Redefining The Road MagazineSafetyDriver Perspective

by TA-Petro | Sponsored Content, on Mar 10, 2021 6:30:00 AM

As a professional driver, you know the cost of replacing tires is a major expense. What if you could save on tire costs without sacrificing performance or safety? Retreading can …

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Topics:SafetyLife on the RoadSponsored Content

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Mar 4, 2021 12:19:34 PM

Essential workers perform duties across critical infrastructure sectors and maintain the services and functions that U.S. residents depend on daily. These include healthcare workers, police officers, professional drivers and more As …

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Topics:SafetyHealth and Wellness

by Nick Erdmann, on Dec 8, 2020 4:21:10 PM

At the 2020 Accelerate! Virtual Conference, Scott Cornell from Travelers Insurance Special Investigation Group and I facilitated an Operations and Safety Interactive Roundtable. Here's a recap of our discussion covering cargo …

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