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CDL Legal Saves Members $691K in Q3 2021

CDL Legal Saves Members $691K in Q3 2021

Quarter 3 of 2021 blew by, as summers always do. CDL Legal saw a big increase in tickets as drivers rushed to meet national demand in the first "normal" summer season since 2019. Many drivers found themselves on the wrong side of a ticket or inspection and came to us...

Warning Tickets Explained!

Warning Tickets Explained!

Truck driving is hard. Not only do truckers have to safely operate and maintain their trucks and loads on the road, they also have to be aware of all kinds of laws and rules that may affect their jobs. Because of this sheer volume of information, some details get...

How Truckers Keep Healthy Marriages

How Truckers Keep Healthy Marriages

It's hard to balance work and home life, especially if work takes you out on the road. If you are married and your spouse doesn't ride with you, how do you keep your marriage strong? We won't pretend to be marriage experts, but we have come across a few good tips to...

Can My Ticket Get Expunged?

Can My Ticket Get Expunged?

This is a question we get all the time. You have a ticket on your record from a while ago that keeps coming up when you’re trying to get hired. Not to mention your insurance rates. Are you stuck with this on your record forever, or can you do something to remove it?...

Multi-State Safety Blitz is Now! What You Need to Know

Multi-State Safety Blitz is Now! What You Need to Know

We are midway through an FMCSA safety blitz that covers the I-95 corridor through Florida, Georgia, and the Carolinas. Other states participating in the blitz include Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Alabama. Basically, if you're...

Guns in Trucks: What’s the Law?

Guns in Trucks: What’s the Law?

I'll be up front with you. This article is going to read pretty much the same as a dozen others you can google about this topic. The issue is whether or not it's legal for truckers to carry firearms. The problem is that it is legal, but legal in different shades. Let...

CDL Legal Saves Members $586k in Q2 2021

CDL Legal Saves Members $586k in Q2 2021

Quarter 2 of 2021 saw even more growth than ever before. As a company, we are always innovating tools and systems to help drivers and carriers. This quarter showed that in a big way as our numbers for money saved by members jumped by almost $100k from last quarter....

4 Communication Ideas to Retain Drivers

4 Communication Ideas to Retain Drivers

What to do about driver retention? It’s a problem across the industry that’s not going away any time soon. And it’s a problem that affects the rest of a carrier’s systems and its bottom line. In this high-stakes game of capture-the-driver, how can your company hold...

Retain More Drivers with a Sales Approach

Retain More Drivers with a Sales Approach

How to retain drivers? That's the never-ending question. Now, with driver numbers falling nationwide and driver turnover rate still way too high, keeping good drivers is more critical than ever. Often, the best way to come at an old problem is with an out-of-the box...