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Werner Enterprises Blogs

Werner Enterprises is a transportation and logistics leader, with more than 8,000 trucks, 24,000 trailers, and nearly 13,000 employees. Get the latest news and articles from our blogs!

Husband and Wife Team, Bobby and Amy, Talk About Sharing Life on the Road

If hitting the open road with your best friend sounds like the life for you, then team professional driving in the trucking industry may be the perfect fit for you. In addition to increased pay and higher priority loads, team driving gives drivers more freedom and...

EV vs. Hydrogen

A new-age battle in the future for sustainable fuel alternatives In almost every sector of the transportation industry, companies are turning their attention toward viable options to reduce their carbon footprints. The discovery of new opportunities and solutions...

How Werner Helps in the Fight Against Human Trafficking

It’s estimated that nearly 25 million people are trafficked worldwide. No one is excluded from this threat; with victims including adults and children of all ages, different nationalities and backgrounds. Although the number of persons prosecuted for human trafficking...

Werner Wrapped

We’ve taken some inspiration from Spotify and looked back at 2022 to create our own #WernerWrapped. Check out our 2022 highlights. Werner Wrapped is here. Better Together Reed TMS In November we announced that we signed a definitive agreement and closed on the...

Accelerating Innovation at Werner: Three Lessons Learned from the Past Two Years

The transportation industry has undergone many changes and challenges over the past few years, from a surge in technological advancements to supply chain woes and a tough labor market. But underneath those obstacles was also a wealth of opportunity. All the disruption...

Werner’s Carrier Reward Program – Your Questions Answered

As a driver-focused company, Werner understands the challenges that carriers face in the industry today. We value our alliance carriers and are excited to offer various perks that will help them continue to grow their business, provide excellent service, and deliver...

Four Ways Carriers Can Prepare for Hurricane Season

Every June to November, hurricane season typically batters the East Coast with some of the worst weather of the year. Last year’s season spawned 21 named storms and caused more than $70 billion in damages – the fourth highest season on record. Hurricane season can be...

How Shippers Can Prepare for Hurricane Season

Recent video footage from Hurricane Ian showcases the power and potential of extreme weather. Hurricanes are incredibly destructive. The collapse of several sections of the three mile Sanibel Island causeway illustrates hurricane damage and its impact on...

Werner’s Internship Program – How I Kick-Started my Career

As fall career fair season officially wraps up, I’ve been reflecting on my journey and how I landed a job at Werner Enterprises. Career fairs serve as an exciting time for students but can also be overwhelming. While attending a career fair, Werner's career booth...

How We Built Our Tech Stack

As technology continues to accelerate at a rapid pace, it’s more important than ever that businesses invest in the tools, talent and processes to keep up and stay ahead. That’s why Werner brought on new tech leadership a few years ago. Under their guidance, we...
Werner Logistics Events – Summer 2022

Werner Logistics Events – Summer 2022

With cooler weather approaching and school starting back up, it’s hard to believe that summer is coming to an end. Over the past three months, Werner Logistics has been a part of numerous events that support our mission statement, “to combine premium customer, talent...

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Protecting Our Drivers with New Forward-Facing Cameras

Protecting Our Drivers with New Forward-Facing Cameras

As a leading transportation company, the safety of our professional drivers and the motoring public is at the forefront of all we do.  To that end, Werner is committed to exploring every possible option to increase safety by providing ongoing driver training and...

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Carrier Quality Over Carrier Quantity

Carrier Quality Over Carrier Quantity

Werner is one of the most respected names in trucking. We are known for our best-in-class services and high standards for our alliance carriers. We’ve earned this reputation by sticking to the belief that carrier quality is better than carrier quantity. When we...

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Event Resolution Systems Improve Driver Safety

Event Resolution Systems Improve Driver Safety

In an ideal world, drivers would not experience on-the-road maintenance events. Unfortunately, it’s just not possible to prevent all road incidents, event with a strong predictive maintenance system in place. For those times when unplanned maintenance is required,...

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Trucking with a Pet | Top 5 Tips

Trucking with a Pet | Top 5 Tips

Being a professional truck driver is filled with adventure and the opportunity to travel every day in a job that makes a difference. While there are many rewarding benefits to a driving career, life on the road can get a bit lonely unless you drive in a team or have...

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