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Professional Truck Drivers will have TruckerJustice October 15th

Sep
21,
2011
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With a population of approximately 1,100 residents, the tiny town of Tunica, Mississippi will grow by a few hundred or so this coming October 15th, 2011.  As professional drivers and industry experts gather for the 1st Annual Truck Driver Social … Continue reading

OTR Trucking – Inside the Belly of the Beast

Aug
31,
2011
8

Pushing drivers over the HOS rule, filing false information on their DAC reports, cutting their miles, starving out both experienced and new drivers, failing to raise driver pay for decades, terminating drivers for following CSA regulations . . . motor … Continue reading

Truck Driving Unappreciated Job, but Honorable Profession

Aug
12,
2011
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The truck driver, 1500 miles away from home and family and dealing with traffic, weather, load schedules, health problems, lack of sleep, poor diet, stress, regulations, DOT, logbook, road congestion, road construction . . . and on top of all … Continue reading

All For Liberty pays tribute to U.S. Armed Forces

Jul
28,
2011
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Written by David Ayers of Allen & Ayers Productions, in partnership with Barry Allen and co-written, performed by John Johnson, All For Liberty pays tribute to our men and women of the United States Armed Forces. One of the great … Continue reading

John DiBattista to Perform at Truck Driver Convention

Jul
27,
2011
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John DiBattista John DiBattista was born and raised in Toronto, Canada and has been involved in music his entire life.  His unique and distinct voice, blending country rock, blues and folk music through his own original songs, began catching people’s … Continue reading

Truck Stop Tiger Wins Freedom

May
13,
2011
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After 10 years of life in a cage, Tony the truck stop tiger has won his freedom.  The Siberian Bengal tiger has spent his entire life at the infamous Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisianna surrounded by diesel fumes … Continue reading

Raising Awareness is Key to Truck Drivers Issues

Apr
26,
2011
1

I often hear from truck drivers who refer to themselves as a “voice in the wilderness.” When you look at the general public as a whole, they have no clue about the struggles and governmental bureaucracy that drivers face on … Continue reading

FBI Issues Plea to Truckers

Mar
24,
2011
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Truckers Against Trafficking has completed a training video and it is now available on DVD at no charge.  This is a first of its kind DVD ever developed for training purposes on human trafficking which details how truck drivers, trucking … Continue reading

Leading Social Media Expert to Speak at Truck Driver Convention

Mar
13,
2011
1

Social media experts agree that the trucking industry is still lagging behind other industries when it comes to utilizing the tools of social media.  Tools which can help professional truck drivers to further their careers or companies and corporations to … Continue reading

Companies Top 10 Employment Law Mistakes

Mar
9,
2011
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By:  Stacia Abner The contemporary American workplace is susceptible to numerous federal, state, and local laws and regulations that impose strict obligations on businesses, such as wage and hour laws and nondiscrimination legal guidelines as a few examples. All too … Continue reading

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