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Monthly Archives: August 2009

Better Fuel for the Trucking Industry

Aug
30,
2009
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Better fuel mileage and cleaner emission control is always on the mind of trucking companies and many owner operators, especially these days.   BetterFuel.org is an organization providing and promoting fuel saving technologies with the use of Ethos.   As their site … Continue reading

Safe Truck Parking Advocates Recognized at Trucking Show

Aug
26,
2009
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The drive for secure and safe parking areas for our professional truck drivers was on display at the recent Great American Trucking Show and its popularity and recognition was well noticed.  Hope Rivenburg and family members were set up at … Continue reading

Trucks Shine at The Great American Trucking Show

Aug
25,
2009
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The 2009 Great American Trucking Show pulled off another great event this year.  As the 2nd largest trucking show in America, those nice rigs … and I mean those REALLY nice rigs … were nothing but shine! For those who … Continue reading

Trucker App Well Received at GATS

Aug
23,
2009
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The 2009 Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Texas came to a close yesterday but there was a lot of fun and informative works that took place during the three day event.  Our booth for “Trucker” – the world’s first … Continue reading

Workplace Harassment and American Injustice

Aug
17,
2009
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“The most odious of all oppressions are those which mask as justice.” That statement was once made by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson.   It’s a statement that I often recall when I hear or read about a so-called … Continue reading

Green Truckers and Life Outside of Trucking

Aug
14,
2009
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With our previous Blog Talk Radio show about life outside of trucking being so well received, Barry Szczucki rejoined us for one more go around.  Looking at what professional drivers do to pass the time when not on the road, … Continue reading

Trucking Lease Scam Perfect for DAC Lies

Aug
11,
2009
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The trucking company owner operator lease-purchase scam.  I’ve talked about it … I’ve written about it … I’ve done talk shows about it.   Truth About Trucking was established with one goal in mind:  to provide the answers to the insider … Continue reading

Truckers to Shape Up or Ship Out

Aug
11,
2009
11

Next time you stop after a hard day’s run at your favorite diner, you may want to think again before ordering that chicken fried steak with mashed potatoes and gravy!  The trucking industry just keeps on changing, and now . … Continue reading

Are Mexico Trucks Coming to American Roads?

Aug
9,
2009
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I’m reaching the point of saturation with political topics.  It seems that at every turn there is some battle taking place within America’s politics.   So at times, I tell myself . . . no more.  Then, another piece of news … Continue reading

The Pickens Plan and Stimulating America

Aug
4,
2009
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The trucking industry is changing or at least let’s say that it better change.  Thousands of trucking companies went out of business in 2008 and many more are still struggling to hold on.   New CDL drivers right out of school … Continue reading

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