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Love’s Adds More Truck Parking in Illinois and Utah

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores has opened two new travel stops. One is located off U.S. Highway 41 in Wadsworth, Illinois and the other is located off U.S. Highway 191 in Green River, Utah. The Illinois travel stop has 107 truck parking spots, 8 diesel bays, 8 showers, laundry…


Trucking Safety Summit is Going Virtual on August 5

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s 2020 Trucking Safety Summit will be held virtually on August 5, 2020. They will be using the online platform GoToWebinar and held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT. The goal of this summit is to discuss further ways of improving trucking safety across…




TravelCenters Having Hot Dog Deals for Full Week

National Hot Dog Day is Wednesday, July 22, and TravelCenters of America is offering deals on hot dogs all week long. Starting Monday, July 20, and running through Friday, July 24, Ball Park hot dogs will be $1.00 except on Wednesday where you can get 2 hotdogs for $1.00. If…


Free Hot Dog at Love’s on National Hot Dog Day

This year, National Hot Dog Day falls on Wednesday, July 22, and Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is offering a free hot dog and 50% off a drink all day long. Love’s partnered with Schwab Meat Co. to bring you this deal at participating stores throughout 41 states. You…


ATA Releases its Trends in Trucking

The American Trucking Associations has released its annual compendium of data – ATA American Trucking Trends 2020. This is a comprehensive look into what went on in the trucking industry last year. In this industry, trends are an indispensable tool for those making the decisions. Some of the trends analyzed…


Driving a Big Rig and Taking Care of Your Mental Health

Being on the road, alone, for long periods of time can be tough on just about any driver, especially when it comes to truck drivers due to their extended time out there. Trucking companies and carriers find it’s important to take care of their drivers and make sure their mental…


Operation Safe Driver Week is Rolling out Today

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s Operation Safe Driver Week starts today, Monday, July 12 and runs through Friday, July 18. Law enforcement will be keeping an eye out for commercial vehicle drivers and passenger vehicle drivers that are driving dangerously and erratically. This year’s focus will be on speeding and…


Operation Safe Driver Week Starts on Sunday

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s Operation Safe Driver Week runs next week, July 12-18, 2020. This year’s campaign is focused on speeding and the consequences of driving too fast. Around the country, law enforcement will be on the lookout for drivers who are being unsafe on our highways and issue…