Tips for CDL Test Prep

In order to earn your commercial driver’s license (CDL), you will need to pass a written exam as well as a skills test. Preparing to take the CDL test can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are some tips for preparing to take the CDL exam 1. Attend Truck Driving School The … Continue reading “Tips for CDL Test Prep”

CDL Disqualifications to Know

A commercial driver’s license (CDL) allows you to drive a commercial motor vehicle (CMV). Some offenses can disqualify you from holding a CDL for a certain length of time. Before you start your trucking career, it’s important to be aware of these CDL disqualifications. Lifetime Disqualification Anyone who uses a CMV to commit a felony … Continue reading “CDL Disqualifications to Know”

What is a DAC Report?

A career as a trucker allows you to enjoy the freedom of the open road. While this is a great job for many people, it also comes with significant responsibility. Semi-trucks are larger than the average vehicle and since you will be operating a tractor-trailer on public roads, it is necessary to prioritize safety. Given … Continue reading “What is a DAC Report?”

Weigh Station 101

Commercial drivers need to follow regulations at state and federal levels to help keep themselves and others on the road safe. One of these rules is a weight limit for trucks. This helps prevent damage to roadways which can make them less safe over time. In order to ensure compliance, commercial vehicles need to stop … Continue reading “Weigh Station 101”