Backing up is an important task, and no we are not talking about backing up your computer (although you should do that too). Backing up a big truck can be intimidating, especially to new drivers. Some truck drivers catch on pretty quickly during their CDL training, but others need a little bit more time.
Here are a few pointers to help improve backing up:
Whether you picked up the skill rather quickly, or you still are working on it, backing up is a challenge for anyone. Always give yourself plenty of time, and remember that it will get easier.
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