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Truth About Trucking “LIVE” Talk Radio Upcoming Shows

Feb
3,
2010
2

Blog Talk Radio is the largest social radio media in the world, pulling in 6 million listeners every day.  Truth About Trucking “LIVE” is the premier trucking talk radio show on BTR.  Launching in July, 2008 the show has obtained … Continue reading

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Trucking and Road Rage in America

Jan
24,
2010
2

It is believed that the term “road rage” originated from the United States.  It is defined as an “aggressive or angry behavior by a driver of an automobile or other motor vehicle.” Professional truck drivers are no strangers to road … Continue reading

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Non-Profit Organization Helps Truckers with Medical Expenses

Jan
19,
2010
4

The St. Christopher Truckers Development and Relief Fund is a non-profit organization that provides financial assistance to professional truck drivers and families of truck drivers,  who have medical problems and can not otherwise afford health care.   According to their site: … Continue reading

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Immigration Reform to Further Affect American Truckers

Jan
6,
2010
3

As if there are not enough problems for American truckers, the Obama Administration is quietly working in the background to further another aspect of their agenda against America:  immigration reform.   For 2010, their goal is to give complete amnesty to … Continue reading

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The Truck Driver’s Worst Enemy

Oct
25,
2009
15

by Allen Smith Professional truck drivers have a lot of enemies.  Many drivers perceive the DOT as one enemy . . . and without question it is the general public who looks at trucking as something that is just in … Continue reading

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Health Care Reform for Truck Drivers

Sep
24,
2009
0

With premium costs spiraling upwards and no end in sight, health care is a big concern for truckers and the trucking industry as well.   Join hosts Allen Smith and Barry Szczucki, with special guest Mike Johnston scheduled, for an in-depth … Continue reading

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Truck Drivers Health and Medicine Combinations

Sep
3,
2009
0

I have written and talked about the dangers of combining different medications with each other, even the possibilities of over the counter drugs.  As an over the road truck driver, there are those times when we fall ill and find … Continue reading

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Green Truckers and Life Outside of Trucking

Aug
14,
2009
0

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

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The Pickens Plan and Stimulating America

Aug
4,
2009
0

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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YOU Did It! Jason’s Law is Going to GATS

Jul
26,
2009
7

Because of YOUR support and dedication to the cause, Jason’s Law will be attending the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Texas.   Your donation(s) have insured that Hope Rivenburg and family members will have the opportunity to keep this important … Continue reading

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