Solutions to the Truck Driver Shortage from JoyRide Logistics’ Perspective

The trucking industry is the lifeblood of the American economy. Yet, as we discussed in our previous blog, we’re staring at a significant shortfall of drivers. At JoyRide Logistics, we’ve been proactive in understanding and addressing these challenges. In today’s piece, we’ll explore viable solutions to counteract the driver shortage and offer insights into our […]

JoyRide Logistics Perspective on the Truck Driver Shortage in the USA

At JoyRide Logistics, we pride ourselves on understanding the pulse of the transportation industry. Lately, that pulse is racing due to a significant challenge facing us: the shortage of truck drivers. Here’s a deep dive into the reasons for this crisis, the potential impact on businesses, and insights from our firsthand experience. The Magnitude of […]

Work Zone Safety: Avoiding Accidents on the Road

Every day, as we commute to work, school, or are on the road, we often encounter areas marked with orange cones, flashing lights, and warning signs. These are work zones, and they play a crucial role in maintaining and improving our roadways. However, with the rise in work zone-related accidents, it’s essential to understand what […]

Celebrating Women Behind the Wheel: A Look Back at Women in Trucking

The trucking industry, often perceived as a male-dominated realm, has witnessed the tenacity and skill of numerous women who’ve not just entered the scene but have left an indelible mark. From the times of global wars to our contemporary era, these women have shifted gears, broken stereotypes, and paved the way for many more to […]

Safety First: A Trucker’s Guide to Advanced Defensive Driving

In our previous article, we talked about what defensive driving is and why it matters. Now, it’s time to roll up our sleeves and get into the details of how to put it into practice. This next post is all about giving drivers useful tips to stay safe on the road. Trucking isn’t just about […]

Understanding Hours-of-Service Regulations in trucking

In the commercial vehicle operation industry, safety is the top priority. To protect drivers, passengers, and other individuals using the roads, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations have set forth the Hours-of-Service (HOS) guidelines, detailed in Part 395. The primary goal of these guidelines is to avoid having tired drivers on the streets, given the […]

Secrets to Exceptional Service in Trucking: How We Do It

In today’s competitive trucking industry, providing exceptional service to customers is more important than ever. Customers rely on the timely and efficient delivery of their goods and a company’s reputation for reliable service can make or break its success. We’ve always been aware of it, and have never stopped dedicating resources to expanding and improving […]

Trust and Reliability as The Cornerstones of Effective Carrier-Shipper Relationships

The success of the trucking industry, like many other industries, depends on the relationships between carriers and shippers. Reliable carrier-shipper relationships are essential for the smooth operation of the trucking industry, making these relationships a priority for the companies that are looking to grow in this field. As one such company, we always prioritize and […]

JoyRide Logistics: Ensuring Safety Measures for June 2023

Welcome to JoyRide Logistics’ inaugural safety blog for June 2023. The safety squad – Joyce, Elvir, Don, Mo, Alma, Selma, Anela & Aida – is dedicated to securing your journey. Despite June’s challenges, the team effectively addressed our CSA scores, driver speeding, and overall improvement strategies for JoyRide. Key Safety Measures May 31 saw the […]

Charting New Roads with JoyRide’s Driver Recognition Program (DRP)

At JoyRide Logistics, our truck drivers are the lifeblood of our operations. Recognizing the fundamental role they play in delivering success, we are thrilled to announce the implementation of the Driver Recognition Program (DRP), a dedicated initiative aimed at appreciating, supporting, and empowering our drivers. The DRP is an embodiment of our commitment to our […]