Wildfires are raging in California, Oregon, and Washington State. Last year, fires ravaged portions of Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. Wildfires pose a serious hazard to professional truckers who must travel in fire-prone areas. Stay safe when driving your rig in wildfire conditions by following these five best practices. Continue reading “5 Best Practices When Driving Your Rig in Wildfire Zones”
Every day, professional truck drivers are tasked with hauling a wide variety of goods and materials throughout the country. These goods run the gamut from raw and unfinished materials to produce, appliances, electronics, livestock, machinery, and motorized vehicles. Nearly every product used by the average public has been entrusted in the careful hands of a long-haul trucker at some point. Continue reading “What It Takes to Be a Hazmat-Certified Driver”
As a long-haul trucker, it pays to be prepared for just about anything that happens on the open road. Whether you find yourself stranded by the side of the road or at a truck stop, you want to have the tools necessary to get your truck back on the road. Here are a few tools that should be a mainstay in your rig. Continue reading “12 Tools No Trucker Should Be Without”
Louisville, KY: March 24, 2018. The winner of Women In Trucking’s ‘2018 Truck Giveaway, sponsored by Arrow Truck Sales, was announced at the “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel” event at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, KY on March 24, 2018. Tiffany Hanna, WIT member, and professional driver and trainer at Prime, Inc. is now the proud owner of this 2014 Volvo VNL 670 truck, donated by Arrow. Continue reading “Winner Announced in WIT ‘2018 Truck Giveaway’ Sponsored by Arrow Truck Sales”
Creating a balanced diet is one of the most difficult challenges for long-haul truckers. While many truckers opt to pack their own meals to avoid the temptations of the fatty, sugary, and high-sodium options found at truck stops, this tactic is not practical or appealing to everyone. Continue reading “6 Do’s and Don’ts of a Truck Stop Diet”
When adjusting to a career, everyone wants job satisfaction. It’s no secret that what determines this satisfaction is a person’s ability to find a comfortable balance between work and home life. Although this balancing act is something every working person has to manage, those in the trucking industry are especially affected.
Continue reading “3 Ways to Make the Road Your Home Away From Home”
Kansas City, MO (July 26, 2017) Arrow Truck Sales, Inc. announced today that it will donate a 2014 Volvo VNL 670 to the Women In Trucking Association for their 2018 Truck Giveaway. WIT Ellen Voie, President/CEO of WIT, will hand over the keys to the winner on March 24, 2018 during the 9th annual “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel,” at the Mid-America Trucking Show at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky.
“We are thrilled to be able to give a truck to one of our members at our annual “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel,” said Voie. “I am especially looking forward to handing over the keys to the Volvo to allow one deserving member the chance of a lifetime, thanks to Arrow Truck Sales and their very generous donation,” Voie added.
Kansas City, MO – June 7, 2017 Arrow Truck Sales, Inc. is proud to announce that NAIT (National Association of Independent Truckers) has become a PRIME National Account. NAIT joins 18 other associations and major carriers participating in this exclusive offering. Arrow’s PRIME Account program is a used truck purchasing platform for owner/operators who currently drive for carriers who participate in the program. As a Prime member, the buyer qualifies for exclusive benefits, including a free 6 month/50,000 mile warranty, special $1,000 allowance and more.
“We’re happy to be associated with NAIT,” stated Jim Taber, Arrow’s National Account Sales Executive. “We believe our strategic partnership will ultimately benefit member drivers wanting to purchase a used truck. And we’re very proud of the fact that NAIT trusts Arrow to be their preferred used truck dealer.”
Kansas City, MO – March 20, 2017 Arrow Truck Sales, Inc. has announced a used truck purchasing program for owner/operators who currently drive for select carriers. As a PRIME member, the buyer qualifies for certain exclusive benefits, including a free 6 month/50,000 mile warranty, special $1,000 allowance and more.
Carriers currently engaged in the PRIME program include Landstar, USA Truck, Allied Van Lines and others. The PRIME program is also offered through select associations, including Women In Trucking, OOIDA, National Minority Trucking Association and more. A complete list of PRIME benefits, carriers and associations can be found on their website.
Status Transportation is an owner operator trucking company with branches in Florida and Georgia. We strive to provide owner operators with the best customer service in order to ensure their success as business owners. As part of our service, we always try to refer owner-operator truck drivers to experienced vendors that meet our same standards. Status Transportation reviews vendors thoroughly and Arrow Truck Sales superior quality customer service and solid reputation have made them our preferred pre-owned truck vendor.
Back in 2016 Status Transportation and Arrow Truck Sales established a business relationship that will benefit Status owner operator truck drivers who are in the market for a pre-owned truck. As a result of this relationship, we became a Prime Account member and now our owner operators can take advantage of this exclusive membership. This partnership opens the door to great perks and discounts through Arrow Truck Sales when shopping for late-model equipment.