It’s National Give Something Away Day

National Give Something Away Day - Paper Transport

From July 1st through July 15th, Paper Transport gives back to the community by hosting a book drive where all proceeds will be donated to the Brown County Library. This drive was inspired by National Give Something Away Day, which is on July 15th.  Paper Transport employees, families, and community members sought to collect books…

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Paper Transport Joins Top 100 For-Hire Carriers

Paper Transport joined the Top 100 For-Hire Carriers in June 2022. The company opened up it’s doors in 1990 with just 3 trucks. Today, Paper Transport employs 923 professional truck drivers, over 200 office employees, 825 company-owned tractors, 25 owner-operated tractors, 3,200 trailers, 3 straight trucks, and $244,000,000 in revenue. Founders Lennie Shefchik and Roger Grimsely made it their…

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From Driver to Driver Trainer – Jason Waldroup

Jason Waldroup’s years as a Driver Trainer have been enriching and informative. Truck driving for 25 years, Waldroup is an experienced driver trainer and mentor, and hopes other drivers are up for the challenge. About Jason Born and raised in California, Waldroup’s dad was a truck driver, so trucking is in his blood. He remembers…

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Road Rage Affects Drivers 

Unfortunately, whether you drive 2 wheels or 18 wheels, anyone can experience how road rage affects drivers. Being a victim of road rage can be scary and even cause a crash. Below are some common characteristics of road rage. More so, Paper Transports’ Safety Manager Josh Seymour’s tips on how to protect yourself from angry…

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Trailer Tandems, Bridge Laws, CAT Scales, Oh My!

Drivers must deal with sliding tandem axels for weight adjustments. On a trailer, tandem axels are moved forward or backwards depending on the legalities of the weight distribution. The law that refer to what is a “legal weight distribution” are Bridge Laws.   State Bridge Laws If a driver is passing through multiple states, you must…

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Business Award Nomination – Joe Shefchik 

Paper Transport is honored to announce that Joe Shefchik has been nominated for Greater Green Bay’s Business Person of the Year. This business award recognizes “a local business leader who has demonstrated achievement in ownership or management of a small business, or who has made significant contributions to the small business environment in the Greater…

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Preventable Traffic Accidents in Any Condition

Preventable Traffic Accidents

What are preventable traffic accidents? The National Safety Council interprets a preventable accident as “an accident in which the driver failed to do everything the driver reasonably could have done to prevent it.”  Paper Transport has some safety tips to prevent traffic accidents whether you drive in an 18-wheel vehicle or a four-wheel automobile.   3…

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Semi Truck Cleaning – Spring Cleaning Edition

Hello Spring! You know what that means? It’s time your semi truck cleaning! This spring we encourage you to go the extra mile and take pride in the appearance and condition of the inside of your semi truck. Here’s some squeaky clean tips that will make a world of difference! First thing first in Semi…

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CVSA Road Check 2022: Wheel Ends

CVSA Roadcheck 2022

DOT Wheel Ends Check May 17-19 How familiar are you with the term wheel ends and their function? If this is a new topic for you let’s summarize it quickly in time for the CVSA Road Check 2022. Wheel ends function as a system that includes the spindle, hub, wheel, and the bearings and fasteners.…

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Truck Driver Pushup Challenge

Truck Driver Pushup Challenge

The Paper Transport Team Pushups Their Fitness Introduced on April 4th, the “Truck Driver Pushup Challenge” asked truck drivers and office employees to push up their fitness. Why? By performing 10 pushups recorded on video, the challenge promotes a healthy lifestyle and well-being. According to the CDC, drivers are more likely to develop obesity and…

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