Woman Driver Brings Military Skills to the Industry

Jun 23 2016

Woman Driver Brings Military Skills to the Industry
As America’s Independence Day draws near, we remember those who have served and are serving to preserve our freedoms. J.B. Hunt is proud to have thousands of Veterans on our team; we value their character and what they bring to the transportation business – hard work, tenacity, stability, devotion, intelligence and aptitude. One of our Veterans […] Read more

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Apps to Help Truckload Drivers Increase Efficiency

Jun 14 2016

Apps to Help Truckload Drivers Increase Efficiency
For our drivers, efficiency is an important key to their daily success and thanks to several smartphone apps, it’s become even easier for drivers to safely make the most of each day. Here are a few that we find especially useful for our drivers in our Truckload fleet. Point to Point Point to Point is […] Read more

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Adopt-a-Class 2016 Nominations

Jun 13 2016

Adopt-a-Class 2016 Nominations
Once again, summer time is here and with it brings Adopt-a-Class nominations! Fall 2016 will be J.B. Hunt’s 4th year to sponsor our Adopt-a-Class program, in which we give back to our driver’s communities. Nominations for this year’s program are being accepted June 16 – July 1 at jbhunt.jobs/adoptaclass. Adopt-a-Class is a nationwide program that […] Read more

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Women Drivers Deliver Their Top 10 Industry Advice

Jun 08 2016

Women Drivers Deliver Their Top 10 Industry Advice
Every day, women are placing themselves in the driver’s seat of their careers, gearing up their rigs, and hitting the road as professional truck drivers. Many have been in the industry for years and some only months. All have advice to give women interested in shifting gears and joining the growing market of women drivers. […] Read more

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Mock DOT Inspections Prepare Drivers for International Roadcheck

Jun 07 2016

Mock DOT Inspections Prepare Drivers for International Roadcheck
On June 7-9, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) will hold its 29th annual International Roadcheck, an event in which approximately 10,000 CVSA-certified inspectors perform large truck safety inspections nationwide.  In preparation for this year’s International Roadcheck, the East Brunswick, NJ safety department setup mock DOT inspections in their fuel bay. “We wanted to make […] Read more

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Honored Veteran Drivers Moved by “Fearless” Navy SEAL

Jun 06 2016

Honored Veteran Drivers Moved by “Fearless” Navy SEAL
Six military Veteran drivers were chosen to attend the annual Arkansas Trucking Association meeting this past May to be recognized for their service to their country and J.B. Hunt, to connect with other carriers, and meet special guest and award-winning author, Eric Blehm. Blehm wrote the book “Fearless,” a story about the undaunted courage and […] Read more

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Memorial Day 2016

Jun 03 2016

Memorial Day 2016
“Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices.” Harry S Truman As we headed into Memorial Day weekend last Friday, our thoughts were filled with excitement for our upcoming barbecues, travel and […] Read more

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Driven To Support Women In Trucking

May 25 2016

Driven To Support Women In Trucking
Women from all walks of life – single, married, mothers, grandmothers, Veterans, travelers, home-bodies, pet owners, students and so on – are finding professional truck driving to be a rewarding career choice. Redefining trucking as an industry where women are welcome to excel and be empowered, is a message that the Women In Trucking Association […] Read more

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Driver Makes Bracelets for Charity While Off the Road

May 20 2016

Driver Makes Bracelets for Charity While Off the Road
You won’t find over-the-road driver, Gene, playing video games or watching movies during his down time at truck stops, he’s busy making paracord bracelets for charity. Proceeds from each bracelet sale go to the American Cancer Society and the Wounded Warrior Project, two charities that are dear to Gene and his wife, Cheryl’s heart. What was […] Read more

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Driver Finds Career Satisfaction Driving West Truckload

May 19 2016

Driver Finds Career Satisfaction Driving West Truckload
  “If I recommend another driver,” Carlos S., said, “it’s because it’s a good company.” Carlos is a successful J.B. Hunt driver with our West Truckload division, and he recently spoke with us about why he recommends the Western region to other drivers. Highly praised by his management, Carlos is an exemplary driver when it […] Read more

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