The trucking industry is booming. Did you know that truck’s that are part of large companies move about 70% of the nation’s freight at any given time? There are also about 3.5 million truck drivers employed in the U.S. (or there have been since 2015, though we suspect these numbers have grown), which means that there is a demand for a variety of services from drivers. In 2013, the trucking industry transported about 15 billion tons of cargo. The Bureau of Labor Statistics has found that by 2040, this number is expected to increase to 18.79 billion tons. With so many services being made possible by truck drivers, it only makes sense to be there for them in their time of need.
Drivers are often overworked, and often very tired. So what happens when they park alongside the road to (more…)
20 Feb 2018