Trucker’s Lounge

COMING SOON – A place where the community can discuss. Here are some community stories below.

Coming Soon – A place where the community can discuss. Here are some community stories below.

February 23, 2021

Trucking fellowship on the long, cold road this season | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)

February 22, 2021

CB radio’s role in trucking safety, culture, through the years | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)

February 20, 2021

Video: Team of pickups work together to haul big rig up an icy hill, sled-dog style (cdllife.com)

February 15, 2021

An intimate look at owner-operators’ lives in the 1970s | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)

February 13, 2021

Death toll in huge Forth Worth pileup increases | Truckers News

February 8, 2021

NFI driver reflects on 30-year career, 6 million safe miles – FreightWaves

February 5, 2021

Rescued by a rig: Dogs give driver a reason to keep on trucking | TheTrucker.com

Best banana pudding and a 1980 Kenworth custom restoration | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)  

February 3, 2021

Longtime diesel mechanic builds one-of-a-kind 1960 Mack truck | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com) 

Woman says truckers boxed her in to protect her from a tornado (cdllife.com)

February 1, 2021

The Evel Knievel Mack haul rig, restored | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)

January 28, 2021

What truckers want: Good pay, bonuses, hot showers | Transport Dive

January 27, 2021

Worthy weather movies for truckers: Part 5 – FreightWaves

January 26, 2021

Car dings truck driver’s truck fender — Preventable or not? | Commerical Carrier Journal (ccjdigital.com)

January 18, 2021

Fatal wreck remembered in first recorded trucking song | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)

Trucker ‘dances for peace’ at Ohio inauguration protest (cdllife.com)

January 17, 2021

Podcast: Love’s president talks about 2020 and new year ahead (truckersnews.com)

January 16, 2021

Training program helps truckers navigate possible protests – FreightWaves

January 12, 2021

Driver receives Highway Angel wings for helping after rollover crash | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)

January 11, 2021

Junior Elmore’s classic rigs — four decades after their prime | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)

January 6, 2021

Flatbed driver tears fuel tank on a guard rail — Preventable or not? | Commerical Carrier Journal (ccjdigital.com)

January 4, 2021

America’s scariest bridges for truckers: Part 3 – FreightWaves

December 31, 2020

America’s scariest bridges for truckers: Part 2 – FreightWaves 

December 29, 2020

A true zoo story: Driver keeps Trucker Buddy classrooms engaged by sharing the fun adventures of his ‘menagerie’ of ‘mascots’ | TheTrucker.com

December 28, 2020

FMCSA declares Arizona trucker who struck, killed bicyclists to be ‘imminent hazard’ | TheTrucker.com 

December 25, 2020

Essential Christmas music for the working trucker (truckersnews.com)

December 20, 2020

Driver hits concrete beam navigating shopping mall delivery: Preventable or not? (ccjdigital.com)

December 17, 2020

Take a guess on what this driver might be hauling (cdllife.com)

12 ways to feel at home in the cab this holiday season | American Trucker

December 16, 2020

America’s scariest bridges for truckers – FreightWaves

December 14, 2020

Truckers honor Arline Bennett, a ‘pillar of the community’ (overdriveonline.com)

December 11, 2020

Long Haul Paul’s new record, ‘Songs from a Truck’ (overdriveonline.com)

2020 trucker gift guide | FleetOwner

December 8, 2020

The power of positive drinking | 2020-12-08 | DC Velocity 

Trucker honored for helping fellow driver during fierce rainstorm – FreightWaves

December 4, 2020

Fast-food joints consider drive-thru only: What it means for truckers | American Trucker

November 30, 2020

Vermont scenic route 108 closed for winter season (overdriveonline.com)

Most unforgiving bridges for truckers in the US – FreightWaves

For the birds: Feathery friends make time on the road fly by | TheTrucker.com

November 27, 2020

Music and storytelling from trucker-songwriters, Tina Adair (overdriveonline.com)

November 24, 2020

Truck-gobbling Missouri bridge a social media star – FreightWaves

November 23, 2020

Learning to see: Your recognition could solve a crime, save a life | OverdriveOnline.com

November 18, 2020

Rookie trucker held after CBP finds pot in Texas-bound pork shipment | FreightWaves.com

November 16, 2020

Numerous trucks in 29-vehicle pileup in Minnesota | TruckersNews.com

2 novices get lessons in how to drive a truck | TruckersNews.com

Troopers say 29 vehicle pileup could be blamed on truck driver clearing snow from windshield on I-94 | CDLLife.com

When a pandemic gets personal, or ‘Why I wear a mask’ | OverdriveOnline.com

November 13, 2020

Trucking protests throughout history: What’s going to happen now? | CDLLife.com

November 12, 2020

Truckers rank the most dangerous weather conditions: Part 2 | FreightWaves.com

November 11, 2020

Beards, tattoos, facial piercings! UPS gets hip at 113 | FreightWaves.com

The long haul: Driver overcomes steep obstacles to achieve dream and is now paying it forward | TheTrucker.com

November 10, 2020

VIDEO: ‘This is why you never load a trailer heavy in the back’ | CDLLife.com

America’s best roads for truckers (weather permitting) | FreightWaves.com

November 9, 2020

Capitol Christmas Tree Starts Journey to White House | TruckingInfo.com

November 6, 2020

Truck drivers’ favorite weather movies of all time – FreightWaves

Truck drivers’ favorite weather movies: Part 2 – FreightWaves

Popular trucking radio show host “dismissed” following warnings regarding “political talk” on his show | CDLLife.com

November 5, 2020

Train slams into stalled truck; driver escapes unharmed | TruckersNews.com

November 4, 2020

More than 3,000 pounds of meth, worth more than $60 million, discovered in commercial rigs | TheTrucker.com

Covid-concerned truckers say company doesn’t disinfect trucks or provide PPE, threaten to strike | CDLLife.com

Look what Florida cops found in a highway median! | CDLLife.com

Semi trailer busts open, spills beer everywhere | CDLLife.com

Driver cited after failing to report accident that seriously damaged bridge supports | CDLLife.com

November 2, 2020

From the Army to the driver’s seat: Inspiration can take a driver quite far from home — but still closer than he has ever realized | TheTrucker.com

WYDOT warns that some roads may go unplowed thanks to new ‘limited budget’ | CDLLife.com

October 31, 2020

Trucker drove 12 miles with that problem? | TruckersNews.com

October 29, 2020

The cat in the cab: Feline friend brings comfort to driver while on the road | TheTrucker.com

Carrier Admits to Falsifying Fatal Crash Records | TruckingInfo.com

October 28, 2020

Louisiana Woman Pleads Guilty to Staging Truck Accident | TTNews.com

October 26, 2020

Minnesota trucker from I-35 Floyd protest charged with felony | FleetOwner.com

October 19, 2020

4 more indictments in Louisiana staged-accident case; C.R. England targeted in collision | FreightWaves.com

Truck driver badly beaten in I-15 road rage incident | CDLLife.com

October 7, 2020

New video shows road rage battle that led to semi shooting during Ohio Trump parade | CDLLife.com

October 5, 2020

Troopers say truck ‘failed to slow’ before striking car, toll plaza | CDLLife.com

September 25, 2020

Video: Box-truck driver tries, but misses, on tight turn into mall lot — Preventable or not? | CCJDigital.com

September 18, 2020

Maryland’s iconic ‘Big Curve’ continues to baffle officials after recent wave of 36 crashes | CDLLife.com

Tesla driver speeds past semi while asleep with seats ‘completely reclined’ | CDLLife.com

September 17, 2020

As Main Street crisis worsens, Facebook launches new small business platform | CNBC.com

September 16, 2020

Trucker busted for $3.9 million in drugs hidden inside rocks | TruckerNews.com

Epidemic of truck collisions occurs on Maryland’s ‘Big Curve’ | TruckerNews.com

September 14, 2020

Truckers hold differing opinions over potential hair follicle testing, poll reveals | CDLLife.com

Utah Highway Patrol video shows tractor-trailers blown over by strong winds | TheTrucker.com

September 12, 2020

Watch this video, then decide if you still want to defund the police | CDLLife.com

September 11, 2020

Maybe Duct Tape doesn’t fix everything… | CDLLife.com

Here’s a lesson on why you shouldn’t speed through a truck stop parking lot | CDLLife.com

September 10, 2020

Got a trucker you luv? Tell us about them | TruckersNews.com

September 4, 2020

Truckers answer the bell to keep the economy moving during pandemic | DCVelocity.com

August 21, 2020

Lucky trucker wins $480K Lottery ticket | CDLLife.com