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June 6, 2019
The Case for Dashboard Cameras on the Truck
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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 this topic, we can already hear the […]

May 23, 2019
The Advantages of GPS Tracking Systems on Trucks

You may think trucks rarely have things stolen from them due to their sheer size and obvious presence. You’d be wrong.   The United States trucking industry experienced a reported 592 cargo thefts of cargo theft in 2018, with an average of $142,342 in stolen property per incident. Full truckloads being stolen constituted 74 percent of […]

May 16, 2019
Smartphone Apps for OTR Truck Drivers

Can you believe the first smartphones debuted almost 25 years ago? Gone are the days of using at atlas to plan a driving vacation. Few people pick up their phone to check in with a friend when it’s easier to send them a quick text message. Others rarely go to a mall to buy a […]

May 9, 2019
What’s life like as a Dynamic OTR driver?

With an estimated 1.8 million drivers in the United States working for approximately 500,000 trucking companies, there are a lot of choices available in the profession. Some drivers prefer short hauls that allow them to be home every weekend, while others like covering more of the country. Whatever their preference, there are a multitude of […]

May 2, 2019
Five Reasons To Join Our Company

You may already know the story of how Dynamic Transit was established more than 30 years ago. Fred and Michele Khani, experienced over-the-road truck drivers, realized they wanted to turn their enthusiasm for the industry into a business focused on driver satisfaction and surpassed client expectations. What started as a plan and a few trucks, […]

April 25, 2019
FAQ’s About What It’s Like To Drive For Dynamic

We know drivers have a lot of questions about working for us. We understand that making the decision to work somewhere is not taken lightly. Everyone wants to work at a place they enjoy. That’s why we’ve created a playlist of 6 videos that go through the most commonly asked questions by drivers. Still have […]

April 18, 2019
10 Tips Truck Drivers Can Follow to Improve Fuel Efficiency

Unless you’re very wealthy or driving a company-owned truck, you’ve probably noticed the recent increase in gas prices. Take a look at these statistics from AAA:   As of today, California’s average pump price is $4.01, the most expensive in the state since July 2014.   Pump prices on the West Coast increased as much […]

April 11, 2019
5 Tools for cooking in the cab

While on the road, truckers all face the same dilemma – having to decide between the conveniences of fast food or trying to eat healthy. Long runs across the country necessitate a dedicated schedule, and truckers don’t always have the luxury to sit down to a balanced and healthy meal. It’s just an unspoken fact […]

April 4, 2019
Tax Tips for Professional Drivers

It’s finally spring! Time for warmer temperatures, baseball season…and taxes. Though the deadline for filing taxes is Monday, April 15, many United States residents have yet to complete theirs. If that includes you, there are some things to keep in mind so you’re not scrambling to avoid a penalty for filing late. One major tax […]

March 28, 2019
Top 5 Trucking Influencers

Whether you happen to be at the outset of your trucking career or well into the trucking lifestyle, there’s a multitude of blogs and social media personalities on the internet that can help shape your personal experience. From insight into the mind and thinking of seasoned truckers – to everyday advice for greenhorns – to […]