Summer Driving and Maintenance Guide

Safety is one of our top priorities at Bison USA. As seasons change, your truck requires different types of maintenance, and road conditions change, too. We’re here to help you navigate what to look out for, and when. Summer Driving and Maintenance Guide Summer Driving Tips Summer brings an increase in pedestrian and bicycle activity. Watch for inattentive pedestrians at…

New Trucks at Bison USA

Bison USA is excited to announce that we’ll be adding 37 new trucks to our fleet over the next couple of months. The first round of trucks will be delivered in November, with the vast majority being delivered in December and January. We plan on replacing all trucks in the fleet that are older than the 2017 model year. If…

New Hours of Service Rules

To our drivers: Effective September 29, 2020, new hours of service will be implemented. The four rules that are changing are:  The 100-air-mile exception (Air mile exception is not applicable and is not permitted to be used by Bison USA Drivers)  The 30-minute rest break rule The sleeper-berth provisions The exception for adverse driving conditions (Bison USA Drivers are required…

Winter Driving Tips & Tricks

Winter is around the corner and our Bison USA team wants to make sure that you are properly prepared for the road ahead. Although we cannot control the weather, we can certainly control the actions we take to help mitigate any potential problems. Many states around the nation will be enacting chain laws, if they haven’t already. For all trucks…

Summer Driving Safety Tips

Summer is upon us, which means an increase in outdoor temperatures. When you’re busy and focused on the task at hand, it can be easy to miss the signs of heat illness. Heat stroke occurs when the body no longer sweats and body temperature reaches dangerous levels. Some of the symptoms of heat stroke include: Dry, hot reddish skin and…

Fair Pay with Bison USA

Paying our drivers a fair wage is one of the most important promises we make at Bison USA. As part of the Bison USA family you can be sure you’ll receive reliable and fair pay for a hard day’s work. Let’s get down to the nitty-gritty – how does your pay breakdown? At Bison USA we believe it’s best to…

A Brief History of Bison USA

Established in 1969, Bison Transport is a leading asset-based freight solution that employs over 2,600 professional drivers and staff throughout terminals in Canada, the United States, and Mexico. After handling a large portion of Bison’s US freight over the course of five years, in 2014, Bison acquired Bison USA and further strengthened its fleet network. A wholly owned subsidiary of…

Top Ten Winter Trucking Tips

With snow already falling in the midwest, the roads are about to become a little more hectic. Ice, slush, and snow create hazardous driving conditions, and many highway drivers do little to change their habits behind the wheel, which is why it’s all the more important for big rig drivers to use their best judgment and extensive road knowledge while…

Bison USA Cares

At Bison USA, we care about our drivers and their families. As a national trucking company, we care about the safety of everyone on the road, too. We’re happy to be SmartWay certified, as well as members of TAT, Truckers Against Trafficking. SmartWay Transport Partnership For over 15 years, SmartWay has been contributing to American prosperity through the trucking industry.…

5 Essentials for your Cab

What should every driver keep in their cab? As a commercial truck driver, you spend a lot of time on the road, but that doesn’t mean you should have to sacrifice safety and comfort. At Bison USA, we want our drivers to be prepared for the unexpected. Read up on what we think are 5 essentials to keep in your…

Bison USA Driver Benefits

Whether it’s a long-haul or a local drive, we depend on you to get your freight from point A to point B safely and efficiently. But hauling freight is only half the deal. Bison USA is proud to be a family and safety-focused company that supports our drivers on and off the road. As part of the Bison USA family,…