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The Top Reasons to Become a Truck Driver

Are you considering a career in trucking but don’t have any idea where to start? If this is something you are considering, you must check out our top reasons and benefits to becoming a truck driver! Salary If you think becoming a truck driver doesn’t come with...

Top Tips for Driving in Dangerous Conditions

When it comes to driving, the weather conditions are always a concern and have a big impact on road safety. Rain, snow, and ice all effect the conditions of the road and pose a big threat for truck drivers. Severe weather can impact drivers in many ways including...

Top Tips for CDL License Preparation

A CDL License is something that you need to obtain in order to get a job within the trucking industry. CDL is short for Commercial Driving License and it proves to employers that you are a certified and professional individual in the trucking industry. Operating a...

Top 5 Trucking Apps to Use in 2019

Mobile apps are changing the way truckers are getting work done in 2019 thanks to the many innovative mobile apps out in the market. Whether a fleet is in need of tracking mileage, gas/diesel prices, or are seeking a platform to maintain organization with task...

Benefits of Regional Transportation vs. OTR

If you have driven a big rig before, you have probably driven over-the-road, or OTR. OTR drivers oftentimes spend a lot of time on the road, usually a full workweek away from home. But did you know that there are companies out there that offer a different type of...

Top 3 Podcasts To Listen to on the Road

Podcasts are a great way to fill the time driving your haul to its destination. Not only can they be informational and entertaining, but listening keeps your mind engaged while you’re driving. Driving is stressful. These podcasts will help reduce that stress and give...

The Scenic Perks of Driving

Seeing the country is one of the many perks of driving. For US Transport drivers, we get the pleasure of driving in one of the most scenic places in the country, good ole Colorado. To the Western Slope and Back again I-70 is a beautiful stretch of road, going through...

5 Reasons Why You Should Work with US Transport

It’s no secret that trucking companies are hit or miss to work for. Oftentimes the big companies get people fresh from earning their class A CDL and put them to work driving long hours OTR with very little pay. US Transport is different. We provide compensation...

Healthy Snacks for the Road

Not only are most American’s refrigerators and cupboards full of junk food, but so are our highways. While driving the highways across the country, how many signs do you see for healthy food options? Probably not many, if at all! Truck stops are full of McDonalds,...