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Trucking Jobs – Focus of Talk Show

Feb
10,
2009
1

Our radio show, Trucking Jobs, on Truth About Trucking “LIVE” , was broadcast earlier this evening and received a great response.  Discussing the economy and over the road trucking in general, Allen also provided a resource for finding a truck driving … Continue reading

Truck Driving Jobs – Here’s Where to Find Them

Feb
2,
2009
15

Who says that there are no trucking companies hiring drivers?  There are still thousands of companies looking for truck drivers all over the United States.  Company drivers, Owner Operators, Students, Recent Graduates, Local, Regional, OTR … trucking companies still have … Continue reading

Stimulus Plan offers Nothing for Trucking

Jan
30,
2009
4

    By Allen Smith of Truth About Trucking, LLC   $819 billion dollar stimulus plan . . . that’s $819,000,000,000!   If you think times are rough right now, you probably haven’t seen anything yet!  Historically, a recession always passes within … Continue reading

Trucking Companies Responsibility for DAC Reporting – FCRA § 623(a)

Jan
28,
2009
20

Why are trucking companies able to place a false report on a driver’s DAC Report?   The Fair Credit Reporting Act clearly states: FCRA § 623. Responsibilities of furnishers of information to consumer reporting agencies [15 U.S.C. § 1681s-2] (a) Duty … Continue reading

Trucking Break – Free TV and Movies

Jan
26,
2009
0

When trucking offers a little rest time and you find yourself on the 34 hour break, why not enjoy free TV shows and movies, right from the cab of your truck?  With a laptop and high speed connection, that is … Continue reading

Trucking Company Needing Company Drivers

Jan
26,
2009
0

Looking for a trucking job?   TMC Transportation has announced that they are hiring company drivers – Flatbed division.  Check them out: TMC Transportation P.O. Box 1774 Des Moines, IA 50306 http://www.tmctrans.com/ Phone :  800-247-2862  –  ext. 1      Fax: 888-556-4623 Email: … Continue reading

Is There Sex Discrimination Against Women Truck Drivers?

Jan
26,
2009
4

There are thousands of women across the United States who enjoy the lifestyle of an over the road truck driver.  Although the number of women in trucking have virtually remained the same for the past 20 years, there is still … Continue reading

Illinois Truck Driving Schools

Jan
11,
2009
2

We have been receiving requests from those searching for a CDL truck driving school for the state of Illinois.  We would recommend Eagle Training Services, Inc. for your Illinois truck driver training.  Ken Bons, who operates the school, was a … Continue reading

Per Diem or CPM?

Jan
7,
2009
35

As many trucking companies are still in the process of recovering from the recent high fuel prices and contemplating the uncertainties of future economic times, the pay per diem plan is rearing its head more and more. Trucking companies are … Continue reading

Trucking DAC Report

Jan
6,
2009
7

Truth About Trucking is setting out to bring about changes on how the DAC agency, USIS,  operates when it comes to the false reporting by trucking companies on their drivers.  As professional drivers, we all know that many of these … Continue reading

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