In October, 2016, a truck driver drove his truck filled with 2,000 cases of Budweiser beer down Interstate 25 in Colorado. This wasn’t your typical delivery though. As he drove, he hit a big red button to the right of his steering wheel labeled “engage”… Read More »Self-Driving Trucks: What Does it Mean?
Being on the road for long periods can become verylonely for drivers. LTI understands this, which is why we allow our drivers to bring a companion pet along with them on the road. Traveling with a dog or cat comes with many rewards, such as… Read More »5 Tips for Trucking with Pets
So far in 2017, LTI has spent more than $150,000 repairing tractor-trailer preventable damages to trucks and trailers. One of the leading causes of tractor-trailer damages is backing accidents. Backing up a tractor trailer can be one of the most difficult maneuvers for a truck driver.… Read More »Tips on Safe Backing
Truck driving is one of the most popular jobs in America, accounting for millions of individuals. Therefore, it’s important to know where the best areas for truck drivers are. Do you live in one of the best spots for a truck driver? The website Nashville.com… Read More »10 Best Cities for Truck Drivers
Christmas is just around the corner! It’s time to get that special truck driver in your life a gift to show your love and appreciation. Let’s face it: life on the road for an OTR driver can be long and even a little lonely at… Read More »10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Truck Drivers
Do you have trouble maintaining energy throughout the day? Driving tired can be very dangerous to you and those around you. Here are 7 tips to boost your energy and stay alert when driving: Get plenty of sleep the night before you drive. The National… Read More »7 Tips to Stay Alert While Driving
When drivers come on board at LTI, we hear plenty of stories regarding drivers’ past experiences at the bigger companies. Not receiving recognition and respect. Never even meeting the fleet manager face to face. Being treated as a tool rather than a professional driver. It… Read More »The Advantage of a Family Owned Trucking Company