The Consumer Electronics Show took place in January earlier this year. There, Kenworth introduced the T680 day cab, part of the Paccar Innovations booth exhibit. What makes it special is that it is powered by a hydrogen fuel cell.
There are several brands on the US market, that are known with their trucks, such as Mack, Peterbilt, Kenworth, Volvo, Freightliner, etc. Preferences are as much as drivers. Some prefer Volvo for their fuel efficiency and ease of driving, others prefer Kenworth for the overall quality. When choosing a long haul truck there is a lot for a owner to consider:
One of the most important changes in trucking industry in 2018 is the electronic logging devices (ELD’s). But that’s not all, which is going to change this year. So, what’s next in trucking industry? Let’s find out the key points:
In our previous article we established the basic rules of healthy life as a trucker. It’s important to start small and then build up to new habits gradually. So, if you’ve already made the previous tips your daily habits, then you are ready to make the next step.
Now that you’ve improved your lifestyle, there is going to be easier to implement new changes. Here are some advanced tips for those of you who want to live healthier as a trucker.
Life on the road can become an all consuming lifestyle. Sadly, this lifestyle often reflects a lack of care for one’s own health. Truck drivers on average, due to their lifestyle, statistically have more health problems and shorter life spans than people in other careers.
The very nature of this job is quite sedentary and staying healthy can be a big challenge for many drivers. Fortunately, it is possible for drivers who live on the road to develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle. If you want to be a healthy trucker, keep these tips in mind.