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Top Tips for Improving Fuel Efficiency

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Without fuel, our trucks simply won’t go anywhere. That’s why understanding your machine, what causes increases and decreases in fuel consumption, and how to plan ahead to maximize your pit stops is vital to keeping you moving and your budget on track. In the name of on-the-road efficiency, these are some of our favorite ways to be mindful of fuel usage and decrease overall consumption. Read More

Steer Clear of Road Rage

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Monday, June 3, 2019

We’ve all seen or experienced road rage incidents, and we therefore know how dangerous things are when someone is actively trying to start a high speed fight with their vehicle. While there are a ton of ways to escalate things if you ever find yourself in one of these predicaments, there are far safer and more prudent options you should absolutely put into practice. Read More

NTB’s Summer Driving Tips

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Monday, May 27, 2019

This is an important time of year as far as highway traffic and road conditions are concerned; that’s why it’s important to remember these key tenets to prepare yourself for summer driving. Read More

Top Tips for Nighttime Driving

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Monday, May 6, 2019

Driving overnight, especially for extended periods of time, comes with its own unique challenges that simply aren’t experienced during the day time. That’s why it’s important to know how to keep yourself alert, what to watch out for, and how to protect yourself and others when you’re hauling overnight. Read More

Stay Healthy This Spring

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Don't let sickness get the best of you. Make being healthy your top priority with these simple tips. Read More

What to Do When Your Truck Breaks Down

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Monday, April 22, 2019

No one wants their truck to break down on them, but unfortunately, sometimes it happens. And when it happens, it’s better to be prepared than to improvise or make things worse. Read More

Road Trip Planning Tips

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Planning is a must for truckers; it saves time, money, and stress. Follow these simple tips to make the most of your time on the road. Read More

Driving Tips from the Pros

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Monday, April 8, 2019

A lot of wisdom and on-the-road savvy can be gleaned from longtime, hard working professional truck drivers. These drivers have been through it all and can help others avoid mistakes they’ve made or have seen others make over the years. Read More

One of 2019’s 500 Best For-Hire Carriers in North America

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Monday, April 1, 2019

FleetOwner Magazine has released their list of 2019’s 500 Best For-Hire Carriers in North America, and NTB Trucking is proud to report that we made this year’s list! Read More

Be Kind to Your Truck During Wintertime

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Not only is winter cold and rough on you, it’s also pretty brutal to all those parts and pieces that keep trucks and drivers on the road. Just like packing gloves, hand warmers, and an extra coat helps you beat the cold, there are also things you can do to help your truck out too. Read More

The Handiest Tools to Keep in Your Truck

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Monday, February 4, 2019

When you’re out on the road, there are a million different things that can happen, leaving you in a less than ideal position, so here are some of the overall handiest tools to make sure you keep in your truck at all times. Read More

Top Apps for Truck Drivers

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Monday, January 28, 2019

While we certainly do not endorse or condone drivers that use their devices while behind the wheel, these are several helpful mobile apps that can make your trip easier and more efficient. Read More

Healthier Habits Make for Healthier Drivers

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Monday, January 21, 2019

Staying healthy is essential not just for your well-being, but for success in your career as well. Read More

Healthy Choices Beat Sickness

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Monday, January 7, 2019

Sometimes sickness is inevitable and you just have to deal with it, but it’s smarter to be proactive and skip seasonal health struggles altogether. Read More

Set New Year’s Goals, Not Resolutions

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Monday, December 31, 2018

Traditionally this is the time of year when we develop New Year’s resolutions which far too often turn into a list of “things I hope to do this year.” Read More