10 Facts About Truck Drivers’ Lives

upfit-hero-beard-v1Consider this: over 70% of the freight tonnage transported in the U.S. involves trucks. Think about the hours that go into a truck driver’s life on the road. We rely on them for a majority of our daily life- from the packages we’ve ordered to the food in our grocery stores. A trucker has the opportunity to meet so many people in their travels, along with the freedom of the open road. The job can sometimes be hard though. Balancing your life on the road with your life at home can be challenging- 65% of drivers agree that the most difficult part of the job is eating healthy. This infographic will give you a glimpse into the average trucker’s life.

We appreciate the truck drivers of the world and all that they do for us. So here’s to you, wherever you might be right now- relaxing on the couch with your family, taking a moment from driving in your sleeper cab, or grabbing a quick bite at a rest stop.

Infographic provided by Fueloyal- https://www.fueloyal.com/


One thought on “10 Facts About Truck Drivers’ Lives

  1. Truck drivers will be the first to feel the effects of the auto drive / Google drive that the transportation industry is working on. What will all of those drivers do for a living when Google is driving their trucks?
    Think of the money the company’s will save, no breaks, drive 24 hours per Day not 11, only stops for maintenance and fuel. What will the human impact be?

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