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How to be a More Successful Owner Operator

Apr
26,
2009
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When freight forwarding giant, DHL from their Atlanta, GA office, pulled out of the U.S., they called Jack Martin for help in training.  Owner of A1 Freight Broker Training, Jack Martin is the recognized leader and will return as our … Continue reading

Family of Murdered Truck Driver Seeks Safety Bill

Apr
18,
2009
4

Truck Driver Jason Rivenburg was murdered while resting at an abandoned South Carolina gas station March 5th, 2009. Jason chose the abandoned lot because of the shortage of safe truck parking, which has been an issue for drivers for  many … Continue reading

Family Seeks Help in Finding Missing Truck Driver

Apr
15,
2009
1

Trucking advocate, Frederick (SilverSurfer) Schaffner, has started a Drivers Watch Alert in order to help in locating missing and/or endangered truck drivers.  This is a situation that most often is ignored by the main stream media.  If you have any … Continue reading

Trucking Parking Shortage an Issue

Mar
9,
2009
15

Professional driver, W. Thompson is clear to point out the serious problem concerning trucking parking shortage for the big rigs.  Rest areas, truck stops and various parking lots across the country simply do not provide enough spaces for our professional … Continue reading

Trucker Application Intro Video

Mar
9,
2009
4

Trucker Lite Version in iTunes March 11th, 2009 Apple behind on App Releases – Trucker coming very soon! http://www.truckerapp.com Technorati Tags: app, iphone applications, itunes, truck driver, truck drivers, trucker, trucker application, Trucking, trucking applications

Truck Driving Stress-Barry Szczucki to Co-Host Truth About Trucking “LIVE”

Feb
1,
2009
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  Thirty three year trucking veteran Barry Szczucki makes his second appearance on trucking’s online talk radio show, Truth About Trucking “LIVE” – joining Allen Smith as co-host – Sunday, February 1st, 2009 for “Truck Driving Stress” as a Super … Continue reading

Truck Driver DAC Report

Jan
31,
2009
13

We are still preparing for our report to submit to Congress concerning the practices of trucking companies reporting false information to the DAC reporting services.  There are certain procedures and guidelines to follow when submitting such requests.  As I am … Continue reading

Trucking Companies Responsibility for DAC Reporting – FCRA § 623(a)

Jan
28,
2009
20

Why are trucking companies able to place a false report on a driver’s DAC Report?   The Fair Credit Reporting Act clearly states: FCRA § 623. Responsibilities of furnishers of information to consumer reporting agencies [15 U.S.C. § 1681s-2] (a) Duty … Continue reading

Are You an Insurable Driver? That is the Question

Dec
14,
2008
12

When considering a career as a professional truck driver, all too often our past can catch up with us. Whether it be violations on our driving record or former mistakes we’ve made such as misdemeanors or even felonies, suddenly we … Continue reading

Trucker Family Needs Our Help

Dec
6,
2008
3

    by Allen Smith Raymond Neumann was a veteran truck driver hauling gasoline within the State of Florida.  A beloved father and friend, he passed away on June 7th, 2008 after he swerved to miss a pick up truck that … Continue reading

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