Entries by Rosie Hernandez

Earning a Hazardous Materials Endorsement (HME) for CDL Drivers

A hazardous material is defined as any biological, chemical, radiological or physical compound that has the potential to cause health risks, bodily harm or damage to humans, animals or the environment.  The certification process for earnign the CDL Hazardous Materials Endorsement requires training, testing and a criminal background check for issuance in the State of […]

The Advantages of Leased Contracts as an Owner Operator

At Canal Cartage, we offer a family oriented and team environment for our owner-operator truck drivers.  We believe that the income potential as a private owner-operator provides a rewarding and lucrative opportunity for drivers, while balancing the lifestyle and scheduling flexibility that truck value and appreciate. There is a big difference between being an hourly […]