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Current Job Opportunities for Owner Operators

Are you cruising through GATS (Great American Trucking Show) this week? Stop by and say hi to PY at our booth #24143, and ask him about the $3,000 sign-on bonus we're now offering for the Commercial Truckload...

Confusion with Hours of Service (HOS) Rule Changes

Attention: All Safety Contacts and Operations Personnel: On July 1, 2013, the revised Hours-of-Service rules went into effect and it is obvious by the most recent Log Audit Report that many of the Atlas Van Operators are....

Brakes: Shorter Stopping Distances, Again

Phase Two of the ‘121’ standard’s more stringent requirements is coming, but you might not notice it until a panic stop’s needed.

Safe Drivers Listing - July 2013

The following is the July 2013 Safe Drivers list. Great job to everyone on the list! Especially the 20 who have over 1,000,000 miles and the top two who have OVER 2,000,000 safe miles! Amazing!!

CSA: We Can Do It!

Please take a minute to check out these basic CSA compliance reminders. Atlas agencies will soon be receiving this graphic as a poster.

CSA system update: New hours violations encoded

Carriers logging into their profiles to monitor their Safety Measurement System performance under the Compliance, Safety, Accountability program via will see two new violations coded and contributing to CSA profiles....

Now Hiring (Commercial Truckload Division - $3,000 Sign On Bonus)

View the Commercial Truckload Division page for details on these truck driving jobs for owner operators. The $3,000 sign-on bonus is only available for a limited time. Contact us at or 800-525-3029 with additional questions, or Apply Now through the DriveAtlas site.

RSG/HHG Van Operators: Cargo Claims Variable Charge Back 2013

Effective August 1, 2013 cargo claims variable charge backs will be updated to reflect...

HHG/RSG Van Operators: Bicycles Claims

Household Goods/RSG Van Operators: When we think of bicycles we usually think of kids playing and leisurely rides, but others take their cycling serious and invest in expensive equipment. The cost to...

Great American Trucking Show 2013: We'll be there!

Are you going to the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas this year? Whether you are an owner operator driving with another carrier and looking for a new trucking job opportunity or a current Atlas tractor trailer driver...