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Trucker Awareness drive for Cancer Prevention

Feb
15,
2015
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  For the last few years truck driver health has been a much greater concern for the trucking industry than it has been in the past.  As a matter of fact, the concern for better health awareness in general is … Continue reading

Truck Driver DAC Report Class Action Registry

Aug
17,
2011
5

In July of 2009, I began the Stop False DAC Reporting petition which as of this date has received 2,180 signatures.  Having been in contact with several law firms across the country, it has been an on-going battle to bring … Continue reading

Trucking Lease Scam Perfect for DAC Lies

Aug
11,
2009
12

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

CDL Training – How Students Can End their Career, Before it Begins

Jul
8,
2009
5

Over the road trucking is a tough vocation.  It’s even tougher now with the economy struggling as it is.  Many CDL schools are still reporting an 85% – 90% placement rate for recent CDL graduates.  On the other hand, I … Continue reading

The Problem with Trucking Forums

Dec
31,
2008
7

by Allen Smith Making a career change can be a big step for many of us. For those considering truck driving as a profession, they undoubtedly have an endless list of questions. In this technological world we live in today, … Continue reading

The Trucking Industry- Should We Keep Everything a “Secret”?

Nov
29,
2008
1

by Donna Smith I have to say that I am pretty annoyed with a lot of folks out there who are continually trying to pretend that everything is “peachy keen” within the trucking industry. It appears that their goal is to create … Continue reading

Women in Trucking can Make a Difference

Nov
19,
2008
5

One of the most courageous woman truckers right now is writing on the AskTheTrucker blog, exposing the treatment and tactics allowed to continue within the trucking industry, as viewed through her eyes and own experiences.  The purpose for these posts are two fold: … Continue reading

Team Truck Driving

Oct
4,
2008
2

Team truck driving is being investigated by many people looking into the possibilities of making more money in truck driving. The ads all say the right things and I have found various articles on the subject of team truck driving … Continue reading

The 11/14 Hour Truck Driving Rule

Aug
23,
2008
52

Recently I received an e-mail asking me to explain the “very confusing” 11/14 hour truck driving rule. As you know, this is the rule which tells the driver how many hours he/she may work, when to break, how long to … Continue reading

Truth About Trucking – FREE Reports

Jul
9,
2008
0

To all you truck driving  students and new drivers and those considering a career in OTR trucking……grab these 3 FREE downloadable trucking  reports……Get started on the right track!     Thanks,   Allen Smith – http://www.truthabouttrucking.com http://www.truthabouttrucking.com/free-reports.php Technorati Tags: free trucking reports, new … Continue reading

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