Empowering Truckers: Practical Mileage Pay as a Driver-Centric Compensation Model

Barr-Nunn Transportation truck at sunset

Commercial truck drivers or professional drivers are the unsung heroes of the American industry. In fact, truckers across the nation are responsible for shipping more than 80% of all the nation’s annual freight, accounting for 11.4 billion tons of goods. Therefore, to say truckers are important to the economy is the understatement of the century.…

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Why Team Truck Drivers Thrive at Barr-Nunn Transportation

Barr-Nunn Team Truck Drivers

Truck driving is more than a job; it’s a lifestyle, especially for team drivers. At Barr-Nunn Transportation, the experiences of team truck drivers reveal a deep appreciation for the unique opportunities and supportive environment provided by the company. These drivers not only traverse the country’s highways together but also share a bond that’s nurtured by…

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How to Place Emergency Triangles on the Road

Emergency Triangles on the Road

A disabled truck—either due to mechanical problems or as a result of an accident—can create a very dangerous situation. After all, stopping on the side of the highway, especially in poorly lit areas or in poor visibility due to weather or on a winding road, creates a very high-risk situation both for you as a…

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Hidden Gems on the Eastern U.S.A. Trucking Routes

semi-truck on scenic highway

Hey, seasoned road warriors! If you’re hauling with Barr-Nunn Transportation on the East Coast, get ready for a journey beyond the ordinary. We’re about to uncover the hidden gems along your trucking routes that will turn your routine trips into memorable adventures! The Scenic Coastal Routes Rolling Waves and Endless Horizons Get your cameras ready!…

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Tips for Organizing Your Semi-Truck Cab

organizing your semi-truck cab

Navigating the highways and byways of this vast country can be both thrilling and challenging, and we understand that keeping your semi-truck cab organized is no small feat. A clutter-free cab not only enhances your efficiency on the road but also contributes to a safer and more enjoyable driving experience. In this blog post, we’ll…

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What It Means to Be a Dedicated Truck Driver

dedicated semi-truck

The world of trucking is a vast and dynamic industry, with countless roles that keep the wheels of commerce turning. Among these roles, dedicated truck drivers play a vital part in ensuring goods reach their destination efficiently and safely. In this blog, we’ll explore the life of a dedicated truck driver, shedding light on the…

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What You Need to Know About DOT Physicals for Truck Drivers

parked semi-trucks

In the world of trucking, safety is paramount. Ensuring that commercial drivers are physically fit to operate large vehicles on our roads is a crucial part of that safety equation. This is where the DOT (Department of Transportation) physical comes into play. If you’re a truck driver or aspiring to be one, understanding what a…

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How Truckers Can Build Connections in the Trucking Community

How to Build Connections in the Trucking Community as a Truck Driver

Are you a new commercial truck driver looking to build lasting connections within the trucking community? You’re in the right place! In this article, we’ll explore effective strategies and tips to help you connect with fellow truckers, share experiences, and become an integral part of the trucking community. Whether you’re a seasoned driver or just…

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9 Time Management Tips for Truck Drivers

9 Time Management Tips for Truck Drivers

Time management is crucial for truck drivers who spend long hours on the road, often facing tight schedules and delivery deadlines. Efficient time management not only ensures timely deliveries but also promotes safety and reduces stress. In this article, we’ll discuss nine time management tips that can help truck drivers make the most of their…

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