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Truckers and their trucks – Instruments for suicide

Aug
21,
2015
1

One of the dark secrets that you may not hear about very often are the stories about the truckers and their trucks who have been the unfortunate chosen targets used as the means to end another ones life. As suicide … Continue reading

NATA brings trucking issues to forefront in 2015

Dec
30,
2014
2

Like any other industry, trucking has many issues. There are those who speak about them, write about them, give advice about them and analyzes them. The list of trucking issues is a long one, but depending on who and what … Continue reading

Bringing GATS to you on Truth About Trucking ‘Live”

Aug
20,
2014
2

Special Guests “LIVE” from the Great American Trucking Show For all of us who wanted to be at GATS but just couldn’t make it! There are some pretty alluring people and events at the Great American Trucking Show this year … Continue reading

FMCSA Division Chief to address trucking medical regulation concerns

May
21,
2014
0

Elaine Papp, RN, MSN, COHN-S CM, Division Chief for the FMCSA Office of Medical Programs of the FMCSA will once again be joining us on Truth About Trucking ‘Live June 19th 2014 at 6PM ET.  The last time Ms Papp was … Continue reading

AIPBA president calls for more transparency among small brokers

Apr
8,
2014
1

            AIPBA president James Lamb is calling for more transparency among small freight brokers as they deal with truckers.  His plan includes raising  standards, increasing driver pay, and to improve safety by encouraging compliance. Mr … Continue reading

Trucking affected by high fuel prices, fuel efficiency and emission regulations

Feb
27,
2014
0

It’s been over a week since the President announced his commitment to establishing standards for fuel efficiency,  greenhouse gas emissions, pollution, and dependency on foreign oil.  The DOT and EPA have been directed to develop and issue a Notice of … Continue reading

John Ratzenberger to Guest on Truth About Trucking “LIVE”

Oct
29,
2013
0

John Ratzenberger is a multi-Emmy-nominated actor and accomplished screenwriter, director, producer and author, and may be best known for playing mail carrier Cliff Clavin on the long-running NBC sitcom “Cheers.” Though never a postman in real life, he did work … 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

Special Salute to the American Veteran

Nov
11,
2010
1

BY: The American Statesman, Blog Talk Radio Let us not forget our fellow Americans who are Veterans of our Military branches. In honor of all American Veterans, the American Statesman on Blog Talk Radio is dedicated their Thursday show to … Continue reading

The Driver Shortage, CDL Training, and CSA 2010- The Saga Continues

Apr
14,
2010
7

by Allen Smith It’s no secret to everyone, drivers have been anticipating a lot of change and rumors of change within the trucking industry. First there is the infamous CSA 2010, the description and explanation of which can alter depending … Continue reading

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