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by Planet Freight | Jan 17th, 2018 | no responses |

If you’ve ever driven through snow, you know it’s quite different than driving in the middle of summer. It makes sense that you would need to bring a few extra things to help manage the cold and unpredictable road conditions. We’ve come up with a list of…

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by Planet Freight | Jan 03rd, 2018 | no responses |

People always want to make the new year better than the last, but it can be difficult to decide exactly what you should commit to, so we’ve come up with a few new year’s resolution ideas for truckers.

    1. One of the

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by Planet Freight | Dec 27th, 2017 | no responses |

Every month we take a look at the most recent transportation industry trends to help plan for the future. Take a look at the industry trends for December 2017.

U.S. Trucking

The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted Truck…

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by Planet Freight | Dec 20th, 2017 | no responses |

The electronic logging device mandate went into effect this week, but as of earlier this month 49 percent of owner-operators still haven’t selected an ELD. Today we’re going to take a look at what you need to know about the 2017 ELD…

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by Planet Freight | Dec 13th, 2017 | no responses |

Holiday shopping can be stressful, especially if you don’t know what to get everyone on your list. Today we’re going to help with a list of gift ideas for truckers. From technology to entertainment, we have just the thing to make any truck driver’s day merry and…

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by Planet Freight | Dec 06th, 2017 | no responses |

Winter is right around the corner, which means so is the snow. Driving in snow can be dangerous, especially if drivers aren’t taking extra precautions. We’ve put together 5 tips for truckers driving in the snow.

1. Slow down

The most important thing to do is take your…

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by Planet Freight | Nov 29th, 2017 | no responses |

Every month we report on the most recent transportation industry trends to help plan for the future. Take a look at these industry updates for November 2017.

U.S. Trucking

The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index increased 7.4% year…

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by Planet Freight | Nov 15th, 2017 | no responses |

The holiday season is one of the most stressful times to travel. When you’re a truck driver, you can’t avoid the road, which is why we’ve come up with five holiday driving tips for truckers.

1. Make sure your truck is ready

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by Planet Freight | Nov 08th, 2017 | no responses |

Texting isn’t the only driving distraction. Sleep deprivation can also be a serious risk when getting behind the wheel. Drowsy driving can be just as bad as drunk driving. To help keep grogginess at bay, follow these tips for getting better sleep…

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by Planet Freight | Nov 01st, 2017 | no responses |

Every month we report on the latest industry trends that help us plan for the future. Take a look at the latest third-quarter trends.

U.S. Trucking
The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index increased 5.8% year over year…

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