Driver Lifestyles

What's New in Health and Trucking?

By Brandon Baxter - Staff Writer
Posted Feb 5th 2024 8:00AM
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) there are many health factors that truck drivers must be aware of, and warnings to adhere to, in order to maintain their livelihood on the road. Keeping an up-to-date Department of Transportation (DOT) physical, long-form and medical card, in their truck is the most commonly accepted way to ensure a driver is staying DOT compliant when it comes to their health. But what exactly does that mean to someone who might be a new add...