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EOBR Mandate Could Lead to Further Driver Harassment

Apr
26,
2012
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As the FMCSA begins their listening session today concerning the issue of driver harassment by use of EOBR, the ATA continues its push for the mandate while OOIDA voices their opposition. The listening session, scheduled between 1:30 to 5:30 PM … Continue reading

Male Harassment Against Women in Trucking, Much Deeper Problem

Aug
29,
2011
6

For legal assistance, locate an attorney that specializes in workplace harassment. The harassment against women truck drivers by men is one of those “dirty little secrets” of the trucking industry.  The majority of harassment incidents against female drivers go unreported … Continue reading

Trucking Industry Covers Up Female Driver Trainees Harassment

Jan
10,
2010
8

Are female truck driver student trainees really being harassed by some male CDL trainers?  Are the stories of verbal and sexual assault true or are they just stories?  Why would trucking organizations and companies want to cover up such acts … Continue reading

Workplace Harassment and American Injustice

Aug
17,
2009
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“The most odious of all oppressions are those which mask as justice.” That statement was once made by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson.   It’s a statement that I often recall when I hear or read about a so-called … Continue reading

How to Report Workplace Harassment

Jun
30,
2009
2

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
1

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

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

Student Truck Drivers Often Face Hostility and Abuse

Jun
8,
2009
8

Harassment, verbal and physical abuse, sexual assault and even rape is being reported within the trucking industry on student drivers by their driver trainers.  Though most driver trainers are highly professional and respectful to their student trainees, there are those … Continue reading

Trucking News- Meet Trucker Desiree

Feb
20,
2009
2

How serious is harassment against female truck drivers?  From trucking companies and male driver trainers, you just may be surprised to hear how some companies and drivers are treating many of our women in trucking.  Join Allen and Donna, along … Continue reading

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