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Jasons Law included in Senate version of the Transportation Bill

Nov
7,
2011
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Jasons Law has been added to the Re-authoriztion of the  Senate Transportation Bill-MAP 21 ( moving ahead for progress in the 21st Century ) We received a call this morning from an elated Hope Rivenburg, informing us that Jasons Law … Continue reading

Paying the Cost for Long Term Truck Parking

Sep
13,
2011
3

By: Andy Warcaba The steady growth in truck traffic nationwide has increased the demand for parking along the Nation’s Interstate Highways. There is a major controversy on a national level as to whether there is sufficient parking available for truckers. … Continue reading

AireDock offers Truckers relief from extreme temperatures and anti idling laws

Jun
28,
2011
2

The summer has hit Florida with a vengeance, temperatures are well into the 90’s and 100’s, with the all too common tropical humidity that we Floridians have become accustomed to. Unfortunately, for those driving trucks and spending their evenings in … Continue reading

2011 National Call in Day For Jason’s Law Set For June 23rd

Jun
7,
2011
3

It’s been over 2 years now since the murder of truck driver Jason Rivenburg. By now, most everyone within the trucking industry is familiar with the story of  New York state resident and OTR truck driver, Jason Rivenburg who was … Continue reading

TravelCenters of America to use Truckers Against Trafficking Training Materials

May
23,
2011
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PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TravelCenters of America to use Truckers Against Trafficking Training Materials Marietta, PA, May 19, 2011 — Chapter 61 Ministries, in cooperation with a key trucking industry participant, TravelCenters of America (TA), is expanding its educational … 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

Trucking Industry Unites as Jason’s Law is Re-introduced

May
12,
2011
5

Yesterday,  May 11th, 2011 was a victory and display of “Trucking Unity” in Washington D. C.  as supporters gathered for the official announcement of the re-introducing of Jason’s Law H.R. 1803 Joined together  at a press conference with Congressman Paul … Continue reading

Suggestions due by April 13th for Surface Transportation Bill-Reauthorization

Apr
5,
2011
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Today we spoke to the Highways and Transit Subcommittee, one of the subcommittees within the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.   The Subcommittee has jurisdiction over our nation’s highway, transit and highway safety programs, as well as the policy that governs how … 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

Jason’s Law- A tribute to Jason and Hope Rivenburg

Mar
6,
2011
1

March 5, 2009 is the 2 year observance of the murder of Jason Rivenburg, a truck driver from Fultonham, NY who parked in an abandoned gas station in South Carolina, waiting to make his early morning next day delivery. Jason … Continue reading

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