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Category Archives: Talk Radio Show

How Safe is the HOS 14 Hour Rule for Truckers?

Mar
9,
2010
3

With his permission, a local truck driver out of Nebraska recently sent me the following email: “I have been driving for over 20 years and began working locally with a company about a year ago.  I have to say that … Continue reading

Congressman Paul Tonko Discusses Jason’s Law

Feb
17,
2010
0

New York Congressman, Paul Tonko was our guest on Truth About Trucking “LIVE” talk radio, Thursday, February 18th, 2010 at 7 PM EST.   Discussion focused on House Bill H.R. 2156, also known as Jason’s Law.   As per the bill, top … Continue reading

Organization Seeks Truckers Help in Combating Human Trafficking

Feb
15,
2010
2

During his campaign for Presidency, President Obama stated that the problem with human trafficking in America would have to be a top priority.  Other than a post written for the Washington Post in June, 2009 by Hillary Clinton, like administrations’ … Continue reading

Florida High Speed Rail – Inside Florida Transportation Politics

Feb
7,
2010
2

Former Orange County mayoral candidate, Sally Baptiste was our special guest on Truth About Trucking “LIVE” talk radio, Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 7 PM EST.   A highly recognized transportation activist, Sally works to educate the public concerning the Governmental … Continue reading

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

Truck Driving Jobs Employment

Jan
30,
2010
2

With many trucking companies still on a hiring freeze, many truck drivers are out of work and unable to find employment.  Many have filled out the on-line application forms which are electronically sent to hundreds of trucking companies across the … Continue reading

How to Remove False Information From the DAC Report

Jan
28,
2010
11

By:  Allen Smith It is a constant battle.  Thousands of truck drivers unable to find another truck driving job due to false information having been reported to their DAC report.  The number of drivers affected is unknown.  Other false information … Continue reading

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

CSA2010 Severity and Point System Safety Rating for Truck Drivers

Jan
22,
2010
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The purpose of the CSA2010 initiative (Comprehensive Safety Analysis) is to “develop more effective and efficient methods for FMCSA, together with industry and state partners, to achieve its mission of reducing commercial motor vehicle crashes, fatalities, and injuries.” Basically, a … Continue reading

Trucker News Magazine Interviews Daniel Audet of TruckStar Radio

Jan
19,
2010
1

Trucker News is the #1 leading lifestyle magazine for long haul truckers and widely respected through out the industry.  In the January, 2010 issue, Senior Editor Todd Dills who blogs daily at Overdrive online, sat down with Daniel Audet of … Continue reading

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