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For the Love of Driving

Posted on Feb 24, 2017

If you ask a professional driver why he loves driving, you are probably not going to hear about how great the pay is. You are not going to hear about how it allows them to be home with their family more. Or how the hours are great. Or about how low stress the job is.


Topics: Culture, Industry

Nussbaum Named CCJ Innovator of the Year

Posted on Feb 17, 2017

We are excited to announce that Nussbaum Transportation has been honored as Commercial Carrier Journal’s 2017 Innovator of the Year! This award comes to us in recognition of our efforts to create a driver scorecard that rewards drivers for the skills they exhibit rather than just their fuel economy statistics.


Topics: Awards

Getting Unstuck - Driving on Snow and Ice

Posted on Feb 10, 2017

Whether you are a seasoned professional, or a rookie, driving on snow and ice is often just plain trouble. Taking precaution on snow and ice by slowing down, increasing following distance, and making extra gentle steering motions go a long way towards preventing problems. But sometimes things don’t go as planned and like it or not you just might end up stuck. If that happens, it is important to remember that there are some things you can do that might get you back on the road quickly and save you from having to pay a tow company.


Topics: Safety

2017 Best Fleets to Drive For

Posted on Feb 3, 2017

We are proud to be counted as one of the Best Fleets to Drive For for the third year in a row. One of the things that makes this award special to us, is that it all begins with a nomination from a driver. We believe we have some of the best drivers in the industry and are thankful that they believe in this company and the work we do together each day.


Topics: Awards