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Student Truck Drivers Often Face Hostility and Abuse

Jun
8,
2009
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Harassment, verbal and physical abuse, sexual assault and even rape is being reported within the trucking industry on student drivers by their driver trainers.  Though most driver trainers are highly professional and respectful to their student trainees, there are those … Continue reading

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Take the “Truth About Trucking” Survey

May
27,
2009
2

With so many issues within the trucking industry today, here at Truth About Trucking, we are working on ways to better assist students, new drivers and all drivers in general. For that, we would like to ask for your help … Continue reading

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Jason’s Law – H.R. 2156

May
10,
2009
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Truth About Trucking “LIVE”, internet talk radio program, will be discussing Bill H.R. 2156, best known as Jason’s Law, on Sunday, May 17th, 2009 at 4 PM Eastern Standard Time. Show Description: Jason’s Law, otherwise known as Bill H.R. 2156, … Continue reading

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What is the Outlook for U.S. Trucking Industry?

Apr
27,
2009
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Reported by:  Jonathan S. Reiskin, Associate News Editor Is the trucking industry as we know it in North America changing?  Will trucking careers slide downward and may even eventually become somewhat “obsolete?”  Many experts believe it will and are advising … Continue reading

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NAFTA and the Effects on U.S. Trucking

Apr
23,
2009
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Since 2000, corporations have shipped more than 525,000 white-collar jobs overseas, and many estimates report that up to 14 million middle-class jobs will have been exported out of America by the year 2010. Many high-tech jobs are and have been … Continue reading

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CDL Drivers and the Gun Permit

Apr
22,
2009
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Questions and answers still swirl around all over the place concerning trucking and the CDL driver who carries a gun permit.  One of the most asked questions is “Which states will honor my concealed weapon permit?” Here is a PDF … Continue reading

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VDOT Special Guest on Truth About Trucking “LIVE”

Apr
15,
2009
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This evening, April 15th, 2009 at 7 PM EST, Truth About Trucking “LIVE” talk radio show welcomes special guest, Jeffrey Caldwell,  Chief of Communications for the Virginia DOT.  Mr. Caldwell will give as much of his time as possible to … Continue reading

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Truck Owner Operator Lease Purchase Programs

Apr
13,
2009
21

Are you wanting to become a truck owner operator and considering the trucking companies lease purchase program?  Have you been told you can make $100,000 plus per year as an owner operator?  No credit check, no money down, own your … Continue reading

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Truck Driving Jobs and the Recession

Apr
7,
2009
5

CDL training schools are presently seeing an increase in student enrollment, as high as thirty percent.  Are there enough truck driving jobs to accommodate them?  Can a CDL student or recent CDL graduate find a trucking job in the present … Continue reading

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Biofuels Topic of Trucking Show with Chet Szczucki

Mar
20,
2009
0

Chet Szczucki Truth About Trucking “LIVE” – Blog Talk Radio’s premier Trucking Talk Radio Show, will feature Mr. Chet Szczucki as special guest on the Trucker Sunday Show –  Sunday, March 22nd, 2009 at 3 PM EST.   An expert in … Continue reading

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