It was around 8:30 on a sunny Thursday morning when the call came in. Mike was broke down at exit 353 on I-80. With no primary air, Mike wasn’t going anywhere soon. The maintenance team got to work in a hurry mobilizing to get support out to Mike as soon as possible. Unfortunately, “as soon as possible” was going to be about 2 hours by the time a mechanic could get to Mike.
There have been various articles written about road rage. Some articles give results of surveys. Some of them will give suggestions on how to keep someone else, or yourself, from getting enraged. What I would like to talk about is why we have road rage.
We’ve talked a lot about staying safe while out on the road. We know that America’s highways can be a dangerous place to work. But when it comes to trucking, the dangers out on the road are only part of the picture. Being alert, driving carefully and good trip planning can go a long way to getting you to your destination safely. But what about when you actually arrive?
It is not unusual to hear about the importance a “balanced diet.” What exactly does that phrase mean? A wellness company known as HealthCheck360 put together a simple lineup to help understand just what a healthy diet consists of: