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5 Tips for Staying Fresh and Clean on the Road

Personal hygiene is important. There’s a lot more that goes into it than simply smelling good. Proper hygiene helps maintain our health and happiness. It’s easy to put things off when you’re on the road, but staying on top of personal hygiene will make you feel better. Sure, you will
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Benefits Of A Trucking Lifestyle

Life on the road isn’t for everyone. And that’s okay. But some people have something in them that sets them apart. Perhaps it’s a strong work ethic, a desire to see the country, or the inability to answer emails behind a desk all day. There’s something extra that people are seeking. A
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What Sets Beacon Transport Jobs Apart?

There are plenty of logistics companies, so how are Beacon Transport jobs different? There are many factors that make a great place to work. Company ideals and goals factor into not only the business model but also how they treat their employees. These employees, after all, are the li
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What Keeps Truck Drivers Happy?

A love for the road isn’t enough to find happiness for trucking companies in Nashville. The employer needs to offer the tools and support for a driver to consistently enjoy their position long-term. But what are these tools and how do they affect the mental health of the drivers?
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How Important is the Trucking Industry?

Our economy flourishes because of truck drivers. From healthcare supplies to food transportation, the trucking industry quietly supports our everyday lives in ways that we don’t often consider. If the trucking industry stopped our economy and quality of life would plummet rapidl
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An Inside Look at Weigh Stations

New drivers or anyone interested in becoming a trucker should have some understanding of what a weigh station is and what it means. Weigh stations are checkpoints located throughout the country. The stations are designed to monitor the weight of larger vehicles and make sure they don&
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Become a Truck Driver with Beacon Transport

A truck driver is a vital part of the U.S.’s economy. They are responsible for transferring large loads of commercial goods from one area to another. Without truck drivers, grocery store shelves would be bare, restaurants would have no food, retail facilities would have no goods
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ANNUAL RECAP: 2018 TRUCK DRIVERS OF THE MONTH

Our truck drivers make it possible for us to provide superior service to our clients continually. Each month, we like to honor those who have shown dedicated service and performance to the Beacon team. It’s our way of saying thank you for their excellence and helping contribute
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Common Trailers Used in the Trucking Industry

There are numerous ways to transport goods. In the United States, many companies rely on the trucking industry to help haul loads and get products to consumers. Almost anyone can rely on a semi-truck for their transportation needs and to accommodate the different freight trucks use tr
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Reducing Emissions in the Trucking Industry

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is working hard to make it easier for the trucking industry to reduce fuel emissions. Manufacturing and the transferring of goods rely on multiple modes of transportation to reach the consumer. The EPA, aware of contributions the freight indus
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