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Category Archives: Safety

YOU Did It! Jason’s Law is Going to GATS

Jul
26,
2009
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Because of YOUR support and dedication to the cause, Jason’s Law will be attending the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Texas.   Your donation(s) have insured that Hope Rivenburg and family members will have the opportunity to keep this important … Continue reading

” Get Jasons Law to Gats” You Can Help

Jul
17,
2009
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For the last few days there’s been a drive to try to assist  Hope Rivenburg and  family of slain trucker, Jason Rivenburg, to attend GATS! The family plans on attending GATS in order to ensure that the Bill HR 2156 … Continue reading

Will Sleep Apnea Test be New Regulation for Trucking?

Jul
14,
2009
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By: Allen Smith There may be a new regulation coming for the trucking industry.  If so, this new requirement could effect as many as 3.9 million licensed commercial truck drivers, according to a recent study by the Cambridge Health Alliance. … Continue reading

ATA and OOIDA Supports “Jason’s Law”- Will they Sponsor Hope Rivenburg?

Jul
12,
2009
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by Donna Smith Will Hope Rivenburg and Family be at GATS? With a little help from…….. OOIDA or the ATA The families of Murdered Truck Driver Jason Rivenburg are continuing their campaign for “Jason’s Law”, H.R.2156, which will implement a … Continue reading

Support Jason’s Law – Bill H.R. 2156

Jul
7,
2009
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Show your support for Jason’s Law . . . please sign the petition:   Jason’s Law Support Technorati Tags: bill, H.R. 2156, Jason’s law- H.R.2156 S971, petition, support

How to Report Workplace Harassment

Jun
30,
2009
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Internet trucking talk radio show, Truth About Trucking “LIVE” continued their efforts in reporting the abuse and harassment that is taking place in some areas of the trucking industry.  Seldom reported, more and more are “speaking out” against this workplace … Continue reading

Trucking Advocates Discuss Workplace Harassment

Jun
24,
2009
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With the recent news touching on bullying and harassment within the workplace, trucking talk radio – Truth About Trucking “LIVE” aired a 2 hour show last evening discussing these very issues.   Guests were  JB Shaffner, Desiree Wood, Damien and special … Continue reading

The Virginia 2 Hour Parking Rule is Finally Over for Truckers

Jun
21,
2009
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The long entailed battle of the 2 hour Parking Law in Virgina is finally over! On June 18th, 2009 it was made official that the 2 hour commercial parking rule was replaced with ” no overnight parking”  signs. The state … Continue reading

Trucking Talk Show Exposes Hostility Within the Industry

Jun
18,
2009
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Trucking talk radio, Truth About Trucking “LIVE” aired their introductory commentary broadcast this evening by Allen Smith,  concerning bullying and harassment within the trucking industry and the public workplace.  Part 1 of a 2 Part series, Allen set the stage … Continue reading

Bullying Talk Show Re-Scheduled

Jun
16,
2009
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Truth About Trucking “LIVE” – broadcast:  “Bullying in the Workplace” – Part 1, has been rescheduled for Wednesday, June 17th, 2009 at 7:30 PM EST.   Join us live as we begin our 2 part broadcasts concerning bullying and harassment within … Continue reading

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