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Winter Driving: Emergency Supply Kit

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Thursday, January 23, 2014

Having an emergency kit of supplies ready and on hand for an emergency is a good idea. Here are some things to consider putting in your individual or family emergency kit. Read More

A Message from our President, Henry Schwarz

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Wednesday, January 8, 2014

With subzero and single-digit temperatures along with lots of snow fall this week, delivery has been difficult for our drivers. We want to thank everyone who continued working carefully to make sure our service did not stop. Read More

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Driver Highlight: Don Gasaway

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Monday, January 6, 2014

Don Gasaway was a union carpenter for seventeen years before he decided to enter a new career. Don has a younger brother who is a truck driver, and his brother suggested that Don get his CDL. Read More

Stopping Distance

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Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Stopping distance for trucks is much longer than for smaller vehicles. Remember these tips to leave enough room to stop in case of an emergency! Read More

Winter Driving: The 7 Deadly Sins

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Monday, December 23, 2013

Making poor decisions when driving risks the safety of you and those around you. Make sure you avoid these seven deadly sins of winter driving! Read More

Think Safety: How Alert Are You?

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Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Here is a list of questions to help determine if you are too fatigued to drive. Read More

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Wednesday, November 27, 2013

It’s the season for giving thanks and showing appreciation for what we’ve been given. At NTB, we’re thankful for the opportunity to provide exceptional service to our customers, and to work with an amazing staff and a wonderful group of drivers, doing what we do best. Read More

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Driver Highlight: Greg McDaniel

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Monday, November 25, 2013

Greg McDaniel has been with NTB for sixteen years. He became a truck driver after leaving the military, and decided to work with NTB for several reasons. He says NTB is a “good company to work for. Management and dispatch are great people to work with.” Greg noted that the equipment is nice, and he likes truck driving because he can be independent, help people, and work for a great company. Read More

Driver Highlight: Kyle Schaefer

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Tuesday, November 19, 2013

It was January of 2012 when Kyle decided that he wanted to start truck driving. Like a lot of people, he worked at a factory that was letting people go. Seeking something more stable with steady work, Kyle got his CDL. Read More

Maximizing Your Productivity on the Road

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Friday, November 15, 2013

NTB Truck Driver John Siebert offers pointers on how to maximize productivity while on the road. Read More

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