Author: Steve

Fleet accidents are the result of work-related stress

Stress created in the workplace is the main reason fleet drivers have accidents on the road.

Simple unloading hack revealed

A trucker has been videoed executing a rather unorthodox – but highly effective – way of unloading items from the back of his trailer.

Brussels must do more to boost green truck production

A group of European giants including Nestle and Unilever is calling on Brussels to help them tackle the problem of road freight emissions.

When did the truck become a tool of crime?

When the news broke last year that 39 people had been found dead in the back of a refrigerated trailer in the UK, there was an overwhelming feeling of revulsion, not least amongst the road transport industry.

3 driving laws to know about

As someone who drives a vehicle for a living, you’ll know how often road legislation can change.

4 reasons driver turnover is so high

Driver retention has long been a problem for the trucking industry.

Amazon truck loses control in high winds

Have you seen the video of an Amazon truck being blown off the road in high winds?

Tesla claimed its pickup truck was bulletproof. Then the windows smashed

When Elon Musk unveiled Tesla’s first electric pickup truck, things didn’t quite go to plan.

Unexpected fireworks display

There’s not much cause to celebrate in the event of a traffic accident.

The most dangerous songs to drive to

Some songs are more dangerous to listen to behind the wheel than others.

Can InstaFreight offer road freight something different?

The road freight industry has a lack of digitisation across large parts of the market and this is leading to fragmentation and low visibility into operations.

5 facts about trucking

Trucks are the lifeblood of our existence – they get food on shelves, petrol to pumps, and building materials to construction sites.