Jody King

Following 19 years as an over-the-road truck driver, and more than 2 million accident-free miles, Jody joined ATS as a safety specialist in 2019. Today, using his well-rounded knowledge of truck driver safety and safe practices, Jody acts as a driver safety counselor overseeing ATS's newest safety program, ATS Safety Driven University. Jody approaches each day in the transportation world with self-confidence and poise as he helps ATS's many drivers improve their safety knowledge and practices.

By: Jody King
November 15th, 2023

With winter rolling in, it’s time to start thinking about chain laws and how to use tire chains. Just as each state has different laws regarding their use, each trucking company has its own policy on whether or not you’re required to use them as a truck driver when the roads get bad. Some companies require their drivers to use tire chains to deliver sensitive freight, while other companies don’t require drivers to use them and instead advise them to get off the roads. (Anderson Trucking Services (ATS) falls into the second camp.)

By: Jody King
February 16th, 2022

If you’re like most truck drivers, you’re looking for a way to make more money.