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October 2018 Newsletter

October 2018

The Advantages of a Truck Driving Career

Truck driving is not always thought of as the most glamorous career, but it actually has the potential to completely change your life. Not only do companies like ours treat our employees like family, giving you a whole new network of people in your life, there are many brushed over examples of why truck driving…

September 2018 Newsletter

September 2018

August 2018 Newsletter

August 2018


Company Driver – 2018 Freightliner Cascadia

General Transport recently purchased a 2018 Freightliner Cascadia and will be adding another driver to our fleet. General Transport obtained operating authority in 1985 and currently has 13 regional company drivers. We haul truckload, dry van, no touch freight and travel within a 700 mile radius of Akron, OH. Drivers are home on weekends and…

drivers lounge

General Transport is Proud to Announce Our New Driver’s Lounge

General Transport is proud to announce our new driver’s lounge. Whether you want to relax on the couch and watch ESPN or put in a dvd and watch a movie, you will be comfortable in your new space. Feel free to use our Wi-Fi on your computer. There is also a clean shower for you…

New Trailer Wraps

General Transport Rolled Out 10 New Trailer Wraps This Past Fall

If you pay close attention to our trailers you will notice something new. General Transport rolled out 10 new trailer wraps this past fall. The idea was to promote our refer a driver bonus program. General Transport has always had a refer a driver bonus that rewards our current drivers whenever they refer a driver…

Two Step - General Transport Cat

A Wild Ride!

One morning our office cat Two Step didn’t show up for breakfast. We soon received a call from the trucking company that leases dock space from General Transport asking if we were missing a cat. As it turns out, Two Step had hopped a trailer and rode down to Sidney, OH! They were nice enough…

GPS Contest


General Transport was excited to offer our drivers the opportunity to win a Rand McNally GPS, with a superior truck-accurate GPS route system, free lifetime map updates and state-by state mileage calculator. Dan met all of the requirements to win by consistently completing his paperwork and logs accurately and promptly. Congratulations Dan!