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6 Planned Road Improvements That Will Benefit Hauliers in East Anglia
For hauliers who use the roads of East Anglia on a regular basis, there’s good news: the road improvements for the region have recently been given the green light by the UK government, which will come as a welcome solution to the delays and congestion ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, Business Opportunities
Smart, Simple and Savvy: Mobile Apps for Hauliers
Drive a lorry? Got a smartphone? If you're not using apps to make your life on the road easier, safer and more enjoyable, you're missing out. However, there are hundreds – if not thousands – of choices out there for Apple and Android phones, so ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, Business Opportunities
The Key to a Happy and Healthy Haulier
Anyone working for haulage companies as a long-distance lorry driver knows just how easy it can be to neglect one's health. With the plethora of fast food on offer, the temptation is simply to pull over to road services, grab something fast and fatty and keep ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, Business Opportunities
A Haulier’s Guide to Jobs in Germany
Thanks to our freight exchange app, it has become easier and easier for haulage companies to advertise their vehicle capacity. Signing up to a freight exchange to maximise capacity can increase profits all round and is better for the environment as well. ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Careers, Career Management
Dependable Driving Tips: A Haulier’s Guide to Spain
As a haulier, it’s great when find that perfect job from your online freight exchange: a full load to take out to Spain and another for your return journey. But before you set off, you should make yourself aware of a few rules and safety guidelines for ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
Summer Safety Tips for Livestock Hauliers
Carrying out delivery work in the summer heat can be challenging enough, but when you are carrying livestock it becomes even more necessary to ensure that you take precautions to keep your vehicle and your load as cool as possible. Here are my tips for ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Vans
The Guide of Haulier to the Channel Islands
During the course of your working week as a UK haulier you may travel the length and breadth of the country delivering and picking up goods. But if you take on haulage jobs abroad, there are extra challenges to face in terms of foreign road rules, regulations ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
Long Haul Life Savers: How Hauliers Can Save Lives on the Road
We have all dreamed of being superheroes with unmatched strength and speed who bravely rescue innocent civilians in need. Well, today that dream may just come true. While I cannot promise you the boots and red cape, I can tell you how to help your fellow ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
The Pit Stop’s Drive to Keep Hauliers Healthy
Truck driving is sometimes seen as an isolated occupation, but is not the case at The Chippenham Pit Stop. Here truck drivers and management worked together to raise money for the installation of a life-saving defibrillator. I look at what motivated their ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
Top Tips for New Hauliers
As our world continues to shrink and expand in a variety of ways, industries, such as shipping and logistics, are having to stay one step ahead of the game. Our industry as a whole is seeing this evolution on all fronts but none so apparent as on the human ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, International Business
Hauliers Tips: Driving in the Republic of Ireland
For the long distance lorry driver, being able to adapt to the road rules, regulations and legislation of different countries is an essential part of working cross border haulage jobs. It might be tempting to think that a road is a road is a road, and that ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, Business Opportunities
Five Trucking Podcasts Every Haulier Should Listen To
Every trucker will have moments of boredom stuck in the cab and this is particularly true when delivering and picking up return loads. Modern day radio can be irritating and often plays little music and you don’t want to listen to the same albums over and ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, International Business
Satnavs Just for Hauliers
Truckers are no strangers to stress. Tight deadlines, the alertness required to drive safely for long periods, and cabin fever can all take their toll on even the most dedicated haulier. While some of these issues simply come with the territory, some are ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, Industrial