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Category Archives: Truck Stops

Trucker shooting rekindles plea to officials for more Safe Truck Parking

Jul
14,
2014
16

The infamous Truck Parking Shortage has once again risen its UGLY and Deadly head as yet another trucker is murdered because of inadequate safe truck parking. Insufficient Truck Parking has been a serious problem for decades, confirmed by numerous FMCSA … Continue reading

Smart Trucking Technology

Apr
28,
2014
0

  There’s so much going on within trucking trucking right now it could make your head spin!  When you look at just a few of the topics of concern; regulations, EPA, CARB, fuel prices, a main question we always find … Continue reading

Singer Songwriter Tony Justice delivers “Apple Pie Moonshine” at truck stops

Dec
10,
2013
2

  The long wait is over, singer-songwriter Tony Justice’s latest CD, “Apple Pie Moonshine” has been released to all major truck stops (just in time for Christmas), and fans are purchasing them faster than the elves can keep up with … Continue reading

Pilot Flying J shares results for National Driver Appreciation Week

Sep
24,
2013
0

Pilot Flying J Recognized Professional Truck Drivers During National Driver Appreciation Week KNOXVILLE, Tenn. Sept. 24, 2013 — Pilot Flying J, along with the American Trucking Associations and the entire trucking industry, honored the 3.1 million professional truck drivers that … Continue reading

Tony Justice shares “Apple Pie Moonshine” on Truth About Trucking “Live”

Aug
1,
2013
0

It’s been almost 3 years since we were first introduced to Tony Justice through Barry Allen and David Ayers of Allen and Ayers Productions. Shortly after, Tony was booked as the entertainment for the 1st Annual Truck Driver Social Media … Continue reading

National Truck Parking Survey

May
14,
2013
4

A National Truck Parking Survey headed by the original crusader for Jason’s Law, Hope Rivenburg, is underway, measuring and interpreting data collected from Professional Truck Drivers regarding the availability of Safe Truck Parking. The results of this study will be … Continue reading

Drivers Needed for new Truck Parking Study

Apr
10,
2013
0

When Truth About Trucking, LLC conducted a recent survey on drivers’ biggest concerns, truck driver wages came in at number one, while truck parking was still the second major concern among drivers. Hope Rivenburg of Jason’s Law is once again … Continue reading

Listening to the American Trucker

May
23,
2012
0

By:  Allen Smith Trucking companies continually advise that they are interested in hearing what truck drivers have to say. They want to know their thoughts, ideas, opinions and solutions as they relate to the state of the industry. Motor carriers … Continue reading

Kylla Leeburg of Truckers Against Trafficking-Key Speaker for 2012 Trucking Social Media Convention

Apr
23,
2012
1

Spotlight Speaker for the 2nd Annual Trucking Social Media Convention to be held in Kansas City, Missouri October 27th and 28th 2012 is Kylla Leeburg, the grassroots activist who co-founded Chapter 61 Ministries and is also one of the originators of the Truckers Against … Continue reading

GPS tracking Helps Locate Missing Drivers

Apr
16,
2012
1

One of the most horrifying experiences for a family to go through is to have a loved one go missing. “Not knowing” brings all kinds of possible scenarios into one minds of what “could have” happened. This is a real concern … Continue reading

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