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April 17, 2018
Beyond the DOT Physical – The Road to Better Health
doctor with a patient

Beyond the DOT Physical – The Road to Better Health A few months ago, we talked about how to build a healthy routine that works for you. Part of what makes a health routine is visiting the doctor for your DOT physical. Being a patient requires great amounts of patience, especially when waiting for a […]

April 11, 2018
It Pays to Stay – Why You Should Stay at Your Trucking Job

Are you a job-jumper? Here’s why it pays to stay at your trucking company. Have you left a trucking company within two months of starting? Was there a problem that made it seem easier to leave than to try to fix? Did you bring this problem to headquarters to try to fix it? Or did […]

April 4, 2018
Spring Time Trucking: The 5 R’s to Gear Up for Spring

The 5 R’s to Gear Up for Spring Trucking We have survived the groundhog’s prediction of six more weeks of winter, and the Northern Hemisphere truck drivers are looking forward to spring. As the days grows longer, there are five ways Dynamic Transit’s truck drivers can reinvest in themselves for a better day on the […]

March 26, 2018
The Case for Dashboard Cameras on the Truck

The Case for Cameras on the Truck With all of the safety regulations and hours rules, it can really feel like Big Brother is breathing down the trucking industry’s neck. The idea of adding a dashboard camera to a truck is enough to push any easy-going truck driver into a frustrating debate. As we broach […]

March 21, 2018
5 Ways to Ace Your Trucking Interview

5 Ways to Ace Your Trucking Interview Want a high-paying trucking job? Learn how to present yourself. You could have a million miles on your record, but a sloppy interview or a bad first impression means the company will pass on you. We sat down with Alaina Yobby, recruiter at Dynamic Transit, to talk about […]

March 14, 2018
Your New Trucking Job – Free Yourself of First Day Jitters

Prepped and Ready to Roll Being ready for your first week on the job can feel overwhelming as you adjust to new teammates, new trucking E-logs, new equipment…you get the idea. To help ease your first day jitters, it is best to come prepared. We’ve pulled together a list of things to bring with you […]

February 27, 2018
Driving For Dynamic – Driver Interview Video with Catherine Clark

Driving for Dynamic We caught up with Driver Catherine Clark to talk about her experience at Dynamic Transit. With past careers as an owner/operator and a company driver, she immediately saw the difference at Dynamic. Catherine says it’s our customer base and our top-class equipment that puts Dynamic Transit way above the rest. Watch the […]

February 21, 2018
4 Rules for Tractor Trailer Breakdowns and Emergencies

4 Rules for Breakdowns and Emergencies Truck breakdowns and shut downs are a given on the road. No matter how new your big rig is, equipment failure is going to happen at some point. Weather conditions are going to worsen and make travel impossible. Accidents happen. Here are some rules to live by to help […]

February 15, 2018
Trucking Through the Winter

Trucking Through the Winter Winter along major trucking routes can last a long time, and with the season comes the increased potential for dangerous snow and ice across the country. Winter weather demands higher levels of truck driving skill and situational awareness. Even the most experienced truckers are not immune to jackknifing on the ice. […]

February 9, 2018
Dynamic Drivers: Making the Most of Your Home Time

Dynamic Drivers: Making the Most of Your Home Time Life on the road isn’t easy. It takes a special kind of person to make that schedule work. Here at Dynamic, our drivers know that there’s a lot more to life than what happens inside the truck. We’ve talked about ways to improve a driver’s mental […]