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TransForce Celebrates Driver Appreciation Week

Driver Appreciation Week recognizes the drivers who move our economy forward. National Truck Driver Appreciation Week was celebrated September 13-19, 2020. This year was particularly significant given the essential role truck drivers have played during the COVID-19 pandemic. TransForce honored drivers through special features on social media, giveaways at local branches, and a fun contest […]

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Get Ready for the 2020 CVSA International Roadcheck

This year’s event focuses on the driver requirements component of a roadside inspection.  The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) International Roadcheck is a 72-hour high-volume, high-visibility inspection and enforcement initiative. During this three-day period, CVSA-certified inspectors in Canada, Mexico and the U.S. conduct commercial motor vehicle and driver inspections. These inspections take place at weigh or inspection […]

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Are You Prepared for Brake Safety Week?

Checking your brakes as part of pre-trip inspection is always important, but drivers should be extra vigilant during Brake Safety Week 2020. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA)’s annual Brake Safety Week will go on as scheduled this year. From August 23-29, 2020, enforcement officials will inspect commercial motor vehicles. Vehicles found to have critical out-of-service […]

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Operation Safe Driver Week 2020

CVSA’s Operation Safe Driver Week aims to reduce high-risk driving behaviors through traffic enforcement strategies. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) 2020 Operation Safe Driver Week will go on as scheduled this year, taking place July 12-18. During this week, law enforcement across North America will be looking for drivers engaging in unsafe behaviors. These […]

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8 Tips to Manage Stress as a Truck Driver

Has becoming a Frontline Hero made your life more stressful? Are you worried about being able to follow all the new safety rules? Is your customer one of the ones that had to temporarily shut down and you’re feeling stressed because you don’t know when your route will start back up? Are all the changes […]

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Avoiding Road Rage During the COVID-19 Pandemic (and Always)

We have a choice in engaging in aggressive behavior or avoiding road rage when driving. COVID-19 has taken so much from so many. People have died, gotten very sick, lost jobs, and/or are experiencing significant financial concerns. Some are missing out on everyday opportunities or even long-awaited experiences they had been eagerly looking forward to. […]

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Stay Connected with TransForce Driver Resources

Use these TransForce driver tools to access your employee info, stay up-to-date with industry news and more! TransForce Mobile App To download the app, search “TransForce” in iTunes or Google Play. Once downloaded, register for an account with your name and email address. TransForce staff will send a notification once your account has been activated. […]

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Congratulations Doug King: TransForce 2019 Driver of the Year

“An exceptional driver and an employee that all companies would like to have when it comes to his work ethics!” Winning the Driver of the Year Award here at TransForce is a big deal. Pitted against thousands of drivers, the competition is fierce. Doug has been with TransForce since 2002 and has been working with […]

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June is National Safety Month

Observed annually by NSC, National Safety Month focuses on saving lives and preventing injuries, from the workplace to anyplace. Now, more than ever, safety is crucial both inside and outside the workplace. That’s why the National Safety Council (NSC) recognizes National Safety Month® in June. Workplace fatalities are unacceptable. According to Bureau of Labor Statistics […]

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Staying Safe as a Truck Driver During Protests

Use these trucker safety tips when encountering local protests. There are currently peaceful protests as well as civil unrest all across our country.  The most important part about driving in this environment is to STAY SAFE.  Your safety is our greatest concern.  Here are some tips:  STAY INFORMED.  Keep updated on the latest news and […]

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