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Professional Drivers

If you have logged a good number of years in your truck-driving career, you may have considered working as an independent contractor instead of a company driver. In fact, there is a positive occupational outlook for independent contractor jobs with growing freight demands. But should you really become an independent contractor?
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On March 9th, 2019, the Indiana Motor Truck Association (IMTA) held their Safety & Maintenance Council Banquet to honor the outstanding and safe drivers in Indiana...
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At Carter Express, we are very proud to have over three times as many women truck drivers as the national average. Not only that, many of our truck driver trainers are women. Hear from the two of them, Vonda and Melissa, about their experience in the transportation industry and their time with Carter Express.
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When you think of truck drivers, do you picture a flannel-wearing man who looks like Jerry Reed from Smokey and the Bandit? It’s a common image that’s been around for...
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Some automobile drivers on the road have a fear of semi-trucks. After all, they’re big, powerful, and a bit overwhelming when they show up in your rearview...
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While CDL-certified operators are in high demand across the country, companies are especially interested in attracting team drivers.  In fact, many companies focus on...
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Exploring the open road is one of the best things about being a truck driver. Whether it’s driving Highway One along the coast of California or passing fields of green corn in Iowa, we...
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It’s no secret that the trucking industry has traditionally been dominated by men.  For many years, most women in the industry were relegated to office work and dispatching.
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Truckers often debate the mythical 5 to 10 MPH buffer police give when they clock you, but is it true and does it even matter?
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We understand this can be a big, life-changing decision and our team of recruiters can help you decide if this is the right career for you.
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Safety is one of the most crucial aspects of truck driving, not only for the drivers themselves, but also for everyone else on the road.
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There is a general consensus that 2016 was a rough year for a number of reasons. Whether your favorite celebrity died, the political environment...  
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