Safe Truck Driving Habits

Unsafe truck driving leads to accidents and road rage incidents. To make the best of your time on the road and to keep yourself and others safe, see if your truck driving habits match these tips to make sure you’re doing your part to promote safety on the road. Stay rested and take scheduled breaks:…

Carrier of the Month | K&B Transportation

Every month, Jiggy Jobs highlights one of the best carriers in the industry so you can become familiar with what top companies offer their drivers. The ­carrier of the month for March is K&B Transportation. Could this be the right company for you? Here’s some more info about K&B that could help you find out:…

Truck Driving in Tennessee

As a truck driver, your career likely takes you through many states, including Tennessee. As you already know, truck driving provides a unique chance to sightsee during your time off. The next time you have a day to spare in the Volunteer State, you should make time to tour some of the area’s most iconic…

Team Truck Driving | Perfect For Empty Nesters

Have all your children grown up and moved out? If so, you’re entering a stage of life you probably thought would never come, but there’s no denying it now: you’re an empty nester. You and your spouse now have some big decisions to make. Will you continue with life as usual? Will you spend all…

Tax Time is Coming | Deductions for Truck Drivers

If you have yet to file your taxes, make sure you first understand all the deductions available for truck drivers. Claiming everything you’re entitled to lowers your tax liability and helps you recoup some of the expenses associated with traveling for a living. Both company truck drivers and owner-operators have a number of deductions available…

Jiggy Jobs at the Mid America Trucking Show

As the largest annual heavy-duty trucking industry event in the world, the Mid America Trucking Show has plenty for you to do and see. MATS is March 26-28 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Kentucky. If you’re attending the Mid America Trucking Show this year, be sure to stop by the Jiggy Jobs booth….

CPAP – Helping Truck Drivers with Sleep Apnea to Get Rested and Refreshed

Does your partner claim you snore loudly? Do you wake up gasping in the middle of the night? Are you exhausted every day, no matter how much sleep you got the night before? If you answered yes to any of these, you could be a truck driver with sleep apnea. The primary risk factors for…

How Have Lower Fuel Prices Impacted the Trucking Industry?

From pizza delivery to public transit, everyone is breathing a sigh of relief as gas prices approach a national average of $2.00 per gallon. Diesel fuel, a staple in the trucking industry, also saw a substantial price drop of $0.44 per gallon in December, according to the Auburn Citizen, and is expected to see another…

Carrier of the Month – Maverick Transportation

Jiggy Jobs’ Carrier of the Month is Maverick Transportation, an over-the-road and dedicated service provider based in Little Rock, Arkansas. Founded in 1980, Maverick operates over 1,400 units capable of serving the flatbed, glass and temperature-controlled transportation markets across North America. If you’re interested in driving for a company that offers industry-leading pay, Maverick could…

Truck Driving in Washington State

The great northwestern state of Washington is home to mountains, islands and even a rainforest. The majestic state boasts one of the most amazing coastlines in the US. It’s the place where Starbucks and grunge music were born, and it’s the perfect place to travel for whale watching and experiencing the great outdoors. If truck…