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17 winter weather driving tips for truckers

By Nick Economu Nov 7, 2019

Winter weather conditions can sneak up on even the best driver. Use this quick guide to help you prepare and reacclimate to winter weather driving.

Bob and Susan Tyler: A team on and off the road

By The Schneider Guy Nov 5, 2019

Team All-Star drivers Bob and Susan Tyler reflect on the miles they've accumulated since 2012 and the opportunities they've had to see the United States.

Everything truck drivers should know about Daylight Saving Time

By The Schneider Guy Oct 28, 2019

Daylight Saving Time can have a big effect on truck drivers. Here's everything you need to know about DST for November 2019.

Rod Ehrhardt: Finding a balance between trucking and his passions

By The Schneider Guy Oct 21, 2019

All-Star Dedicated driver Rod Ehrhardt never imagined he would become a truck driver. Today, though, he loves the work-life balance truck driving provides.

A closer look at Schneider's award-winning sleep apnea program

By Andrea Sequin Oct 17, 2019

Schneider was the first large-scale employer to offer a sleep apnea program, and the awards and driver feedback prove its success.

Everything you need to know about truck driver sleep apnea

By Andrea Sequin Oct 16, 2019

Almost a third of truck drivers have sleep apnea, so we've compiled a complete guide to help you understand it and what to do about it.

Schneider driver creates trucker fitness app

By The Schneider Guy Oct 10, 2019

Looking for a trucker fitness app that works with your lifestyle? A Schneider driver created one with over 100 different workouts to choose from.

Monica Abdul-Rashid: Taking a leap of faith as a truck driver

By The Schneider Guy Oct 7, 2019

When Schneider All-Star Monica Abdul-Rashid became a truck driver in 2011, she didn't expect she would love the freedom of the open road the way she did.

Schneider adding holiday pay in 2020

By Pat Lilja Sep 30, 2019

Drivers asked for it, and Schneider has responded. Holiday pay is coming in 2020. Here are the details, plus info on other recent pay upgrades.

Top 13 truck driver tools to keep in your semi

By The Schneider Guy Sep 27, 2019

Truck drivers aren't expected to be mechanics, but having a few tools on hand can save you time for quick repairs. Here's a great starting point.

How many hours can a truck driver drive?

By The Schneider Guy Sep 24, 2019

Truck drivers are regulated to adhere to driving time rules. Here's the full lowdown on the rules, logging considerations, FAQs and proposed rule changes.

How to get a TWIC card

By The Schneider Guy Sep 11, 2019

A Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC card) opens up more freight opportunities for drivers. Learn how to get a TWIC card and boost your career.