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New Study Confirms Improved Trucking Safety

After a recent analysis from the Department of Transportation, data indicates that in both the long-term and short-term, trucking-involved fatalities are declining significantly. This is welcome news for CDL students and truck drivers. According to the American Trucking Association’s analysis of miles traveled data from the Federal Highway Administration and highway fatality data from the […]

Kids Truck Videos

We found this cool YouTube channel for kids who are interested in trucking! Future CDL students of Progressive Truck School we hope! Complete this form to apply to Progressive Truck School!

Accuracy Is a Significant Issue With Hair Testing

The “Drug Free Commercial Truck Driver Act of 2015” is a bill that would allow the Department of Transportation to authorize hair testing instead of urinalysis. Critics of hair testing claim that science doesn’t support hair testing, and that it’s simply not as accurate as urinalysis for detecting controlled substances by an operator. The bill […]

Drivers: Interested in making $2,000? Participate in this FMCSA Survey.

The FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) is participating in a Congressionally-required study on the 2013 implemented hours-of-service changes. By participating in the study, drivers can receive up to $2,000 in compensation. As of last month, the FMCSA needs an additional 250 drivers to participate in the 5 month study. Drivers who decide to participate […]

Video: Cool Big Rigs

Check out this amazing collection of custom Big Rigs! Interested in driving one of these awesome trucks? Apply to Progressive Truck Driving School.

Video: Shortage of Truck Drivers

There’s a current shortage of truck drivers – skilled drivers are in extremely high-demand. Watch the video below to learn more: Interested in joining this high-demand industry? Apply to Progressive Truck School.