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by Planet Freight | Mar 27th, 2019 | no responses |

Every month we take a look at the most recent transportation trends to help plan for the future. Discover industry updates for March 2019.

U.S. Trucking
The American Trucking Association’s seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index increased 4.6% year over year in January, moderating from December’s revised 4%…

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by Planet Freight | Mar 20th, 2019 | no responses |

Believe it or not, spring is just around the corner, which means it’s the perfect time to brush up on your driving skills for this time of year. It’s important to stay prepared with all the things that come with warmer weather like rain, construction and sun…

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by Planet Freight | Mar 13th, 2019 | no responses |

Truckers spend a considerable amount of time in their vehicles, which means it’s easy for garbage and dirt to pile up. Clean your truck in time for spring using these tips.

Remove Bigger Items
To start the cleaning process, it’s best to begin by removing larger pieces…

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by Planet Freight | Mar 06th, 2019 | no responses |

Driving during winter in the Midwest can be dangerous even with the most experienced driver, but it helps to be as prepared as possible. Stay safe by using these tips for driving in extreme winter conditions.

Slow Down
If roads aren’t ideal for traveling, it’s important to…

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by Planet Freight | Feb 27th, 2019 | no responses |

Every month we take a look at the most recent transportation trends to help plan for the future. Discover industry updates for February 2019.

U.S. Trucking
The American Trucking Association’s seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index

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by Planet Freight | Feb 20th, 2019 | no responses |

Making a career change can be an intimidating process, but it can also be an exciting opportunity. Explore five reasons it might be time for you to become a trucker in 2019.

Consistently Growing Industry
With e-commerce sales on the rise,…

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by Planet Freight | Feb 13th, 2019 | no responses |

No matter how much you prepare for winter, there are still things that go wrong with your vehicle. It’s important to keep an eye on parts of your truck that could be affected by the cold weather. Keep your semi running in winter with these tips.

Fuel
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by Planet Freight | Feb 06th, 2019 | no responses |

Driving for hours every day can become monotonous, which means it’s important to find ways to continue to concentrate on the road ahead. Use these five methods to help your mind stay fresh and focused.

Use All Five Senses

When you’re on break enjoying a meal or…

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by Planet Freight | Jan 23rd, 2019 | no responses |

Every month we take a look at the most recent transportation trends to help plan for the future. Discover industry updates for January 2019.

U.S. Trucking
The American Trucking Association’s seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index

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by Planet Freight | Jan 16th, 2019 | no responses |

Driving in winter is considerably more dangerous than it is in summer. There are many risks such as ice, snow and sleet. Stay prepared for the harsh weather by keeping these four things in your truck in winter.

Extra Winter Wear
You may not want to wear…

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