These trailers are usually extremely low at the center and generally carry items that are tall or oversized. They often require escort vehicles depending on the load and the location.
This refers to a flat trailer that can haul anything from airplanes to scaffolding–basically anything that won’t fit inside a standard trailer. The driver is expected to pay close attention to securing and the safety of the load.
This is the most common trucking type for new drivers, and usually refers to a 53-foot trailer that hauls dry or non-perishable goods. These jobs are generally more available and easier to get.
Auto haulers pull specialized trailers designed to haul all types of vehicles. Similar to bull haulers, auto haulers have additional responsibility and training.