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Colorado Laws You Need to Know for Trucking in Winter

Colorado Laws You Need to Know for Trucking in Winter

Winter driving in Colorado brings a whole new set of challenges for truckers. The weather can make roads slippery and dangerous; mountain ranges can be filled with steep inclines, as well as tight twists and turns; and the unpredictability of passenger vehicles can...

Happy National Truck Driver Appreciation Week!

Happy National Truck Driver Appreciation Week!

If you weren’t aware, this week is National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, meaning we owe a big thank you to all of the truckers that keep our roads and highways safe! All week we’ve been hosting celebrations at our terminals as a thank you to the drivers that make...

Why You Should Read Your Orientation Handbook

Why You Should Read Your Orientation Handbook

When you first start driving with US Transport, you’ll go through paid orientation and training so you can become acquainted with your new team, learn our safety procedures and operations, and get evaluated on how well you fit with our company. During this period,...

Driving with Obstacles on the Road

Driving with Obstacles on the Road

When you’re in the midst of a haul, you’ll be confronted with plenty of obstacles as you drive. Other motorists, changes in the grade of the road, and weather conditions are just a few challenges you may encounter while driving, but maintaining a safe and defensive...

The Benefits of Driving With a Company

The Benefits of Driving With a Company

Trucking is often thought to be a field dominated by long hours on the road with little reward, but aside from the Hollywood clichés that surround the industry of trucking, driving with a company can actually provide you with a stable income year round, plenty of...

How to Drive Defensively

How to Drive Defensively

At US Transport, we pride ourselves on being leaders in transportation excellence and safety. For our drivers, part of that means taking a defensive approach to driving. Driving defensively provides them with a guide to avoid potential accidents, stay safe, and...

Popular Resources for Truckers 

Popular Resources for Truckers 

The trucking industry can bring many adventures, opportunities for career advancement, and lessons for truckers that embark on the road. However, you don’t just have to limit your education to the road. As online resources for truckers grow, more information, tips,...

Is a Career with US Transport Right for You?

Is a Career with US Transport Right for You?

If you’re considering a career with US Transport, we’re here to help you! At US Transport, we lead a team of transportation specialists that are driven by upholding excellent standards. As the premier partner in bulk transportation, we pride ourselves on maintaining...

Hacks for Truckers

Hacks for Truckers

Hacks for Truckers It’s no secret that truckers spend long amounts of time in the cabin, but the road poses many challenges and if you’re not prepared, life can get uncomfortable fast. With a few simple hacks, you can make your life easier and avoid complications that...

Tips for Planning Your Trip

Tips for Planning Your Trip

Nothing’s worse than the unexpected delaying your arrival, but planning out your day on the road can help you prepare for surprises and keep you on time while driving. If you don’t plan your trips and stay attentive to what’s coming, you may put yourself at several...