Safety

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 Get a TWIC Card

By The Schneider Guy Jan 24, 2017

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.

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.

Schneider Updates Driver Speed Stance

By Rob Reich Nov 16, 2016
After performing extensive analysis and considering driver feedback, Schneider is excited to announce an update to our driver speed stance.

5 Steps on How to Get a Hazmat Endorsement

By The Schneider Guy Nov 8, 2016

Having a Hazardous Materials (hazmat) endorsement on your CDL opens up more options for better loads. Here are 5 steps on how to get a hazmat endorsement.

Safety Tips on How to Drive in Fog

By Herb Moring Oct 31, 2016
Fog can pose an extremely dangerous hazard for truck drivers and motorists alike. Use these tips to drive safely in foggy conditions.

The Schneider Gut Check For Becoming a Driver Trainer

By Geoffrey Alleyne Sep 7, 2016
It may be time to advance your career with a new role. Take this five-question test to discover whether you're ready to become a driver trainer.

The Ultimate Guide to a CDL Pre-Trip Inspection

By R Scott Leonard-Barkley Sep 1, 2016

Here is a step-by-step guide to performing a thorough CDL pre-trip inspection to keep your truck in good condition, and make sure you and those you share the road with stay safe.

Truck Driving Safety Tips: Space Management and Proper Following Distance

By Nick Economu Aug 4, 2016

Having adequate following distance is one of the key truck driving safety tips. Here's an important refresher on how to safely manage space on the road.