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Trucking Charities facing difficult times during Covid-19 Pandemic

May
5,
2020
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Hard times are hitting truckers in many ways.  Not only are freight rates for many owner operators at a level that is almost impossible to make a living, but they face even greater challenges as they attempt to keep their … Continue reading

DriveWeather App helping drivers plan and avoid Bad Weather

Apr
23,
2020
1

Professional drivers know better than anyone who drives in bad weather is stressful, time consuming, and one of their most challenging and dangerous obstacles while driving OTR. Truckers now have a solution to help with these potentially dangerous conditions, a … Continue reading

NATSO opposes allowing truckers to be fed at rest areas

Apr
9,
2020
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Two days ago we wrote about how on April 3rd the FHWA is now allowing food trucks to operate in Rest Areas. The FHWA course of action was taken because of the National Emergency which was put in place on … Continue reading

Food Trucks in Rest Areas for CDL drivers during Covid19 National Emergency

Apr
6,
2020
2

Notice Allowing for States to Permit the use of Food Trucks in Rest Areas to Serve Commercial Truck Drivers. It’s a well known fact for truckers is that commercialization of Rest Areas is not allowed on the Federal Highway Interstate … Continue reading

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Trucking Industry

Mar
31,
2020
3

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Trucking Industry The impact of coronavirus is there for all to see. It has affected almost every industry around the world, and people are now wondering which industry will be left standing. The trucking … Continue reading

RoadPro Provides Resources for Truck Drivers During Covid-19 Outbreak

Mar
30,
2020
1

RoadPro®Provides Resources for Truck Drivers During Covid-19 Outbreak News Release Palmyra, PA(March 2020)– RoadPro Family of Brands, dedicated to bringing the comforts of home to the road, realizes that the current situation with the Corona virus has impacted truck drivers … Continue reading

Why Truckers Need to Take preventive Maintenance Seriously

Jan
29,
2020
0

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Roadcheck will take place May 5-7. Although the focus of the inspections will be on driver qualifications, inspectors will still mostly be conducting full 37-point North American Standard Level I inspections during the … Continue reading

Truckers to be paid overtime in Washington state

Jan
17,
2020
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Over the Road Truckers have been battling for higher wages, paid detention time, and even pay for all time for some time now.  But it’s not just OTR truckers who have consistently battled for higher wages. Many states, including Washington … Continue reading

Trucking HOS Safety Regulations confused with Department of Labor Wage and Hour Laws

Nov
19,
2019
0

We’ve all heard the continuous discussions regarding Safety, ELD’s, FMCSA Hours-of-Service, Compensable time, Non-Compensable  time, On Duty, Off-Duty, On Duty not Driving, Sleeper Berth, 14 hour Clock, Split Sleeper, More driver Flexibility, and the controversial issue of detention time pay. … Continue reading

Truckers Christmas Group partners with trucking musicians to aid trucker families in need

Nov
7,
2019
1

Truckers Save Christmas – Trucker’s Christmas Group Partnering with Trucking’s Top Musicians For 11 years the Truckers Christmas Group (TCGO), has been helping trucking families in dire need during the holiday season through donations, sponsorships, and nominations. The Christmas Group … Continue reading

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