On the road with
Jimmy Nevarez is the Owner/President of Angus Transportation, Inc., based in Chino, California. Jimmy pulls a 53' dry van hauling general dry freight for his own small fleet, operating on its own authority throughout all of Southern California and Southern Nevada.
Jimmy is a Magna Cum Laude honors graduate of DeVry University in Pomona, CA with a bachelor's of science in Business Administration. He majored in Operation's Management, which he attained while driving as a 11-western states owner-operator. He has pulled various types of equipment throughout his career including dry vans, refeers, flatbeds, pneumatic tankers, bottom dumps, and containers.
Contact Jimmy: Jimmy.Nevarez@teamrunsmart.com
Doing the research before pulling new or unfamiliar equipment is a vital part of the job!
At a lot of shows I attend to show my truck, I am a little out of the norm being CNG-fueled. At this show however, even a diesel truck might be a little out of the norm. The reception to my CNG technology was pleasantly surprising though!
Having seen the devastating aftermath of two of these recently, I am reminded of the sobering consequences that poor judgment can have as a truck driver!
I have always thought this day should be declared a U.S. holiday, not for the reasons that most would think though!
With some controversy being had within our industry over the right to brandish a firearm while in the truck, what do you do to protect yourself with while out on the road?
Continuing a theme from my last blog in the low-tech realm of information storage, I bring a piece of history into a modern light for those that have never had the privilege of having one of these beauties!
Technology is nice, but what do you do when it fails?
Not talking about coffee either, but this could apply to it as well!
It's not Summer. Why the heck should I be chugging water?
A reference from my past days in the Navy that I was reminded of today, but in trucking terms!