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Driving with Tech – Q&A with Ben B.

We recently sat down with Werner professional driver Ben B. to get his thoughts on what it’s like behind the wheel with recent tech rollouts. Q: How has driving changed over the years as more tech has been added to trucks? A: It’s changed dramatically. Even having...

The Importance of Trade Schools

The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that around 28,000 diesel technician positions will be created annually until 2030. The problem? Trades schools aren’t producing anywhere near that number. TechForce Foundation’s 2022 Transportation Technician Supply and Demand...

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...

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...

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...

A Comprehensive Approach to Safety

Safety on and off the road is one of our top priorities at Werner. We want to know that we are taking every possible step to make sure our drivers, and others on the road, get home safely. Investing in top-of-the-line technology is one of the ways that we maximize the...

What Is Big Data and How Do We Utilize It?

With all the talk of data in business lately, it’s likely that you’ve heard the phrase “big data” thrown around at least once or twice. But what makes data “big?” In simple terms, big data refers to sets of data that are too large or complex to be processed by...

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...

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...
Driving with Tech – Q&A with Ben B.

Driving with Tech – Q&A with Ben B.

We recently sat down with Werner professional driver Ben B. to get his thoughts on what it’s like behind the wheel with recent tech rollouts. Q: How has driving changed over the years as more tech has been added to trucks? A: It’s changed dramatically. Even having...

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The Importance of Trade Schools

The Importance of Trade Schools

The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that around 28,000 diesel technician positions will be created annually until 2030. The problem? Trades schools aren’t producing anywhere near that number. TechForce Foundation’s 2022 Transportation Technician Supply and Demand...

read more
EV vs. Hydrogen

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...

read more
Werner Wrapped

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...

read more
How We Built Our Tech Stack

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...

read more