Safety

Truck driver packing list: 54 must-have items on the road

By Sage Truck Driving Schools Apr 19, 2019

What do current Over-the-Road truck drivers consider to be their must-have items on the road? This list is from them. Now you get to benefit.

7 reasons to be a fleet mechanic vs. a dealership mechanic

By Seth Heiss Apr 17, 2019

Not sure if you want to become a fleet mechanic or a dealership mechanic? Read why Seth Heiss finds more advantages to being a fleet mechanic. 

3 types of must-have gloves for truck drivers

By The Schneider Guy Apr 15, 2019

Truck drivers, don't forget to bring these three types of gloves the next time you head out on the road.

Lynn Lavallee: Living her life to the fullest as a truck driver

By The Schneider Guy Apr 10, 2019

Canada Over-the-Road driver Lynn Lavallee shares her story of once being an office administrator to now traveling the country while operating a big rig.

Advice for women who want to become truck drivers

By The Schneider Guy Apr 8, 2019

Four of Schneider's one-million-mile women truck drivers share their experiences out on the road and reasons why other females should join the industry.

Truck driving in heavy rain: 15 safety tips you need to know

By Dan Drella Apr 3, 2019

Above-average rain projections mean even more driving in heavy rain, but you can be prepared well with these safe driving tips.

Everything truck drivers should know about Daylight Saving Time

By The Schneider Guy Mar 8, 2019

Daylight Saving Time (DST) — not Daylight Savings Time — can have a big effect on truck drivers, from sleep schedules, to logging considerations, to safety on roads filled with fatigued drivers. Here's everything you need to know about DST for March  2019.

Bob Wyatt: A guy who's in it for the long run

By The Schneider Guy Feb 7, 2019

As an over-the-road driver for Schneider since 1973, Bob Wyatt has always put one thing first: safety.

How to safely complete a left turn in a tractor trailer

By Allie Broeniman Feb 4, 2019

Making a left turn may seem like a no-brainer in a noncommercial vehicle, but it's something that takes practice and patience while driving an 18-wheeler.

Tool List for New Diesel Technicians

By Seth Heiss Jan 21, 2019

It can be difficult to determine what the tool box must-haves are when you're a mechanic just starting out. We've got a full list and a few other pieces of advice.

Schneider's 2018 Year in Review

By The Schneider Guy Dec 28, 2018

We've had an amazing year in 2018. Check out these 12 highlights.

A Closer Look at Schneider's Tire Program, Training for Mechanics

By Seth Heiss Dec 18, 2018

All Schneider mechanics are trained to make the correct decision when inspecting tires on a unit. Here's how and what a new mechanic can expect.