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5 Tips To Help Truck Drivers Live Healthier

It's no secret that truck driving can take its toll on one's health. Sitting inside of the cab of a truck all day with little physical activity and not getting up to stretch as often as you may like can cause its own host of ...

Six Days on the Road - the Story of Truck Driving Music

Songs about driving a truck are nothing new to country music. The laments of the long haul driver and the mystique of the open road have always struck a chord with regular folks. Big rig trucking became romanticized in the ...

J. Ruble & Sons' Peterbilt Inventory Can Be Your Heavy Haul Solution

J. Ruble & Sons Truck Sales has been in operation for over forty years. Much like Peterbilt, we began our business by building the trucks we needed to successfully run our farming operation. Peterbilt Motors Company was ...

J. Ruble And Sons Remember The Birth of Kenworth's Ultimate Workhorse

Over thirty years ago, Kenworth introduced its T800 also known as the "Ultimate Workhorse." When the T800 crossed into its twenty-fifth year, a celebration of everything this semi-truck had to offer was recognized amongst the ...

Drive Safe Act Opens Road for Young Truckers

Hoping to address the shortage of truck drivers in the foodservice distribution industry, Reps. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) and Trey Hollingsworth (R-Ind.), with support from the International Foodservice Distributors ...

Kenworth T680 Tractor Prize for Transitioning Veterans

Kenworth is continuing a three-year tradition in 2018 by awarding a fully loaded, brand new T680 tractor to the top rookie driver who has made the successful career transition from active US military service to Class 8 OTR ...

Weather Company Offers Full Forecast for Truckers

One thing a truck driver can't control is the weather. According to a recent article from Trucks.com, The Weather Company is aiming to put more control in truckers' hands via an app that provides a fuller forecast. The ...

August Charles Fruehauf and his Semi-Trailer

August Fruehauf established himself as a adept blacksmith and carriage builder at a young age. It was 1914 Detroit and Fruehauf, the son of German immigrants, along with his business partner Otto Neumann was enjoying a good ...

Diminishing Trucking Capacity Is The Number One Issue Facing The Trucking Industry In 2018

In their State of the North American Supply Chain study conducted last year, Averitt Express asked 1,600 shippers about which factors they thought would have the greatest impact on the shipping industry.  Overwhelmingly, ...

Truck Drivers Help America Move

It is going to be great to see the trucking industry get a breath of new life with companies having the ability to add new equipment and new drivers. But, as you may have read in our February 23rd blog, "The Tax Cuts and ...
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