Safety

How to Prepare for the 2017 CVSA Roadcheck

By The Schneider Guy Jun 1, 2017

The CVSA's 30th annual roadcheck is June 6-8 and focus on cargo securement safety. These seven load securement best practices will keep you rolling.

Schneider Hosts Free ‘Alive at 25’ Distracted Driving Class for Teens

By Andrea Sequin May 15, 2017

Schneider's safety efforts extend into safety advocacy in the lives of our associates and communities — including a distracted driving class for teens.

Schneider's Presidential Awards Recognize 134 Associates

By Todd Jadin May 1, 2017

Schneider works hard to recognize associates, and our annual awards across five categories are one big way we do that.

‘7-Second Following Distance? Really?!’ — A Truck Driver’s Perspective

By Henry Frautschy Apr 18, 2017

Is a seven-second following distance reasonable for truck drivers? Even in traffic? A Schneider driver shares his insightful perspective.

How to Maximize Your Miles: 9 Tips From Schneider’s 2016 Highest Mileage Driver

By The Schneider Guy Mar 24, 2017

Mario Tobar drove more miles in 2016 than anyone else in Schneider's fleet, and he gets home weekly. Here are his tips to maximize your miles.

Choosing the Right Time: Being the Patient Professional Truck Driver

By Henry Frautschy Mar 16, 2017

A professional truck driver needs a different mindset than a motorist. Here's what it really looks and feels like to be a patient professional on the road.

4 Truck Driver Skills Beyond the Driver's Seat

By Sharon Nader Feb 24, 2017

Truckers drive trucks for a living, but professional drivers have many more skills as well, including these four.

How to Safely Descend a Mountain Grade With an Automated Manual Transmission

By Dan Drella Feb 9, 2017
Schneider tested the D-12 Automated Manual Transmission on Oregon’s Emigrant Hill to determine best practices for descending a mountain with the technology. 

The Reverse Curse: 6 Truck Driver Tips to Master Slow Maneuvering

By Sharon Nader Feb 7, 2017
Slow maneuvers are one of the easiest ways to ruin a good, safe driving record. Use these tips to master the art of slow maneuvering.

How to Apply for a TWIC Card

By The Schneider Guy Jan 24, 2017
A Transportation Worker Identification Credential opens up more freight opportunities for drivers. Learn how to obtain a TWIC card and boost your career.

Video: Inside Schneider's Warehouse Environment and Career Opportunities

By Christine Suhadolc Jan 12, 2017
Ever wonder what it's like behind all those garage doors? Go behind the scenes, hear from Schneider's warehouse associates and start your warehouse career.

Top 5 Truck Driver New Year's Resolutions

By The Schneider Guy Jan 2, 2017
The start of a new year presents a perfect opportunity to improve. Use these truck driver New Year's Resolutions to get your year in gear.