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Tag Archives: CSA 2010

Where have all the Qualified Truck Drivers gone?

Nov
10,
2010
12

Donna Smith The trucking industry appears to be in a panic claiming there is a shortage of qualified truck drivers. For years we’ve heard the claim, “Truck Driver Shortage,”  that’s nothing new, but  what does this new phrase  mean exactly, … Continue reading

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CSA 2010 and HOS Change – The Perfect Storm for Trucking Industry?

Aug
27,
2010
2

Like the movie with the same name, is the perfect storm brewing for the U. S. trucking industry?  With the possibility of more than a quarter of a million truck drivers facing termination from their driving careers from the CSA … Continue reading

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Truck Drivers Face Big Problems with CSA 2010

Aug
10,
2010
4

How serious is the FMCSA’s CSA 2010 for truck drivers and trucking companies?  While many truckers and trucking companies have taken a “wait and see” attitude, Rickey Gooch of PrePaid Legal Services, Inc., and Justice for Truckers, continues to address … Continue reading

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Truck Drivers seek Gastric Sleeve Surgery for CSA 2010

Aug
6,
2010
13

The lifestyle of truck drivers can lead to many health problems and many drivers are looking at the new safety initiative, CSA 2010 as focusing on the problem of obesity and sleep apnea.  The concerns drivers are having is due … Continue reading

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Jason’s Law Stalled in Transportaion and Infrastructure Committee

Jun
10,
2010
7

by Allen Smith ( AskTheTrucker) Hope Rivenburg notified us a few days ago that the official day designated to call your Senators and Congress Representatives for the support of more  Safe Truck Parking would be set for June 28th, 2010. … Continue reading

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Trucking CSA 2010 Big Money Maker for States

Jun
3,
2010
3

The upcoming safety initiative for the trucking industry, CSA 2010 is beginning to show signs of becoming a big money maker for the States.  According to a report received from a driver, a Georgia state officer was reported as saying … Continue reading

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Safety in Trucking Industry Faces New Battle

May
7,
2010
6

As professional truck drivers in the United States prepare to face the new FMCSA safety initiative, CSA 2010, I would suggest they prepare for a new battle that will soon be coming their way :  the opening of the Mexican … Continue reading

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CSA 2010- Motor Carriers and Drivers Both Need to be Compliant

May
4,
2010
8

Allen Smith While doing my daily Google news searches I came across an interesting article and video regarding CSA 2010.  The video was made during a Driving for Profit Seminar directed to carriers, telling them about the importance of CSA … Continue reading

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CSA 2010 Basic Scores for Motor Carriers and Truck Drivers

Apr
28,
2010
10

The FMCSA safety initiative, CSA 2010, has certainly gotten the industry talking.  The problem that I see now is that there is still too much misinformation being bounced around about the new safety program.   The main reason for the wrong … Continue reading

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The Driver Shortage, CDL Training, and CSA 2010- The Saga Continues

Apr
14,
2010
7

by Allen Smith It’s no secret to everyone, drivers have been anticipating a lot of change and rumors of change within the trucking industry. First there is the infamous CSA 2010, the description and explanation of which can alter depending … Continue reading

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