5 #Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring #TruckDrivers @HNIRisk

5 #Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring #TruckDrivers @HNIRisk

We don't have to tell you how important driver recruiting is to the success of your company — hiring truck drivers is priority No. 1 for nearly every transportation company we work with.

 

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#TruckDriver Uniforms: To Uniform or to not Uniform? @WorkHoundapp

#TruckDriver Uniforms: To Uniform or to not Uniform? @WorkHoundapp

The typical truck driver is known to be wearing a flannel, a pair of blue jeans, and the iconic trucker hat. This may be a stereotypical depiction of a truck driver, but of course drivers dress differently based on gender and preference. For a lot of truck drivers, their favorite part of the job is the freedom they feel while on the road. Could part of this freedom be the ability to wear whatever they want? Or does that really matter to drivers?

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Upfront Honesty is Key When #HiringDrivers @WorkHoundapp

Upfront Honesty is Key When #HiringDrivers @WorkHoundapp

Our team at WorkHound believes it is important to get a range of perspectives on the industry and this week we have a guest post by Jim Paterson, the Director for Safety and Training at the Center for Transportation Safety, a part of Element Fleet Management.

The life of a truck driver isn’t easy, as they are constantly away from their homes and families and work long hours without stellar pay. Another difficult issue many drivers face is falsified offerings from employers.

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