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Listening to the American Trucker

May
23,
2012
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By:  Allen Smith Trucking companies continually advise that they are interested in hearing what truck drivers have to say. They want to know their thoughts, ideas, opinions and solutions as they relate to the state of the industry. Motor carriers … Continue reading

Kylla Leeburg of Truckers Against Trafficking-Key Speaker for 2012 Trucking Social Media Convention

Apr
23,
2012
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Spotlight Speaker for the 2nd Annual Trucking Social Media Convention to be held in Kansas City, Missouri October 27th and 28th 2012 is Kylla Leeburg, the grassroots activist who co-founded Chapter 61 Ministries and is also one of the originators of the Truckers Against … Continue reading

GPS tracking Helps Locate Missing Drivers

Apr
16,
2012
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One of the most horrifying experiences for a family to go through is to have a loved one go missing. “Not knowing” brings all kinds of possible scenarios into one minds of what “could have” happened. This is a real concern … Continue reading

AireDock Introduces Truckers to their new Electrification Facilties

Dec
19,
2011
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On Monday, November 27 through November 30, 2011 AireDock representatives converged on the North 40 Truck Stop located in Holliday, Tennessee to introduce truck drivers to the new AireDock electrification facilities that have been recently installed. As part of a … Continue reading

Pilot/Flying J To Carry Trucker “On The Road” Album

Nov
25,
2011
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The new album, On The Road by fellow truck driver, Tony Justice will be available in all Pilot/Flying J Travel Centers nationwide, beginning Tuesday, December 6th, 2011.  A trucking album for truckers by a trucker, the title track was written … Continue reading

Pilot Flying J Supports Truckers Against Trafficking

Nov
7,
2011
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          Nov. 7, 2011 For further information, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lauren Christ Moxley Carmichael (865) 544-0088 PILOT FLYING J SUPPORTS TRUCKERS AGAINST TRAFFICKING  In an effort to help raise awareness about human trafficking along America’s … Continue reading

Jasons Law included in Senate version of the Transportation Bill

Nov
7,
2011
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Jasons Law has been added to the Re-authoriztion of the  Senate Transportation Bill-MAP 21 ( moving ahead for progress in the 21st Century ) We received a call this morning from an elated Hope Rivenburg, informing us that Jasons Law … Continue reading

Paying the Cost for Long Term Truck Parking

Sep
13,
2011
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By: Andy Warcaba The steady growth in truck traffic nationwide has increased the demand for parking along the Nation’s Interstate Highways. There is a major controversy on a national level as to whether there is sufficient parking available for truckers. … Continue reading

AireDock offers Truckers relief from extreme temperatures and anti idling laws

Jun
28,
2011
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The summer has hit Florida with a vengeance, temperatures are well into the 90’s and 100’s, with the all too common tropical humidity that we Floridians have become accustomed to. Unfortunately, for those driving trucks and spending their evenings in … Continue reading

2011 National Call in Day For Jason’s Law Set For June 23rd

Jun
7,
2011
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It’s been over 2 years now since the murder of truck driver Jason Rivenburg. By now, most everyone within the trucking industry is familiar with the story of  New York state resident and OTR truck driver, Jason Rivenburg who was … Continue reading

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