Why Truck Drivers Need Compression Socks

Some jobs and various hobbies need you to be on your feet at all times. Truck drivers and long-distance hauliers may be sitting down for the majority of their working day. However, that doesn’t mean that their legs and feet aren’t feeling the strain.  If anything, they are going to need to depend on their lower extremities a lot so that they can get the job done.

Compression socks for truck drivers may be a fantastic aid to those who have to drive long distances.  But why is this?  And even if you drive a truck only a few days a week, is it still worth you investing in compression wear?  Let’s take a closer look.

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Why Buy Compression Socks for Truck Drivers?

It may be easy to think that all compression socks do the same thing.  However, that is not the case.  TXG’s socks are designed with specific pressure levels and protective features built-in to suit various groups of people.  That’s why you’ll find different sock ranges available for diabetics, pregnant women and more. 

Compression socks for truck drivers are comfortable yet firm.  They are designed to be worn for long periods and may benefit from slightly more pressure than your average compression wear.  These socks are designed in a similar fashion to travel compression aids.  That’s because, on long haul flights, you will be expected to sit for very long periods.  As truck drivers need to sit for long periods, and will need to keep their feet on the right pedals, they will need to wear adaptable socks.

These socks will gently massage legs so that blood can healthily flow back up through the body.  When worn regularly, they may help to promote healthy veins and prevent conditions such as varicose or spider veining. 

Buy Online Today

TXG designs and sells compression socks for all lifestyles and occupations.  Driving a lot for your job?  Don’t put yourself at risk of painful venous trouble.  Take a look at our online store or call us on 0800 894 769 for more details.

Please note: The information provided here is for general information only and is not intended to act as medical advice. We advise anyone interested in this subject to seek qualified, professional advice.

About Heather Gatland

Chief Sock Checker at TXG Socks

After finding that compression socks sped up the healing of an injury, Heather wanted to help others do the same, so founded TXG Compression Socks in Australasia in 2013. With her 6 years of ‘hands-on’ experience working with medical professionals, extensive business experience and Chartered Accountant qualification, Heather knows all the ins and outs of the compression socks market. Heather’s goal of helping baby boomers, like herself, has finally come true. Heather loves researching and sharing her findings on the TXG blog as well as enjoys supporting her customers to get back to feeling happy, energised and active.

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