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NATSO opposes allowing truckers to be fed at rest areas

Apr
9,
2020
0

Two days ago we wrote about how on April 3rd the FHWA is now allowing food trucks to operate in Rest Areas. The FHWA course of action was taken because of the National Emergency which was put in place on … Continue reading

Food Trucks in Rest Areas for CDL drivers during Covid19 National Emergency

Apr
6,
2020
2

Notice Allowing for States to Permit the use of Food Trucks in Rest Areas to Serve Commercial Truck Drivers. It’s a well known fact for truckers is that commercialization of Rest Areas is not allowed on the Federal Highway Interstate … Continue reading

4 Winter Tips to Keep Fleet Drivers Safe

Apr
1,
2020
1

4 Winter Tips to Keep Fleet Drivers Safe Driving long distances during inclement weather is difficult for everyone. Even the most experienced drivers can find winter driving a serious challenge. Many potential hazards can make navigation difficult, such as ice, … Continue reading

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Trucking Industry

Mar
31,
2020
3

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Trucking Industry The impact of coronavirus is there for all to see. It has affected almost every industry around the world, and people are now wondering which industry will be left standing. The trucking … Continue reading

RoadPro Provides Resources for Truck Drivers During Covid-19 Outbreak

Mar
30,
2020
1

RoadPro®Provides Resources for Truck Drivers During Covid-19 Outbreak News Release Palmyra, PA(March 2020)– RoadPro Family of Brands, dedicated to bringing the comforts of home to the road, realizes that the current situation with the Corona virus has impacted truck drivers … Continue reading

Making Health a Priority as an Over the Road Trucker

Apr
25,
2019
1

Making Health a Priority as an Over the Road Trucker The lifestyle of a long-haul truck driver isn’t the healthiest by a long shot. Being responsible for hauling loads hundreds of miles away, truck drivers spend a great deal of … Continue reading

Safety Tips for Driving Alongside Tractor-Trailers

Mar
30,
2019
0

Safety Tips for Driving Alongside Tractor-Trailers As a big rig driver, it’s common to get asked to reveal some of the craziest stories of other drivers on the road. Unfortunately, all too often there are many safety concerns when it … Continue reading

How Truckers Confront Dangerous Situations Daily

Oct
24,
2018
1

How Truckers Confront Dangerous Situations Daily   Whether handling local deliveries or operating over the road, truck drivers have a reputation for being a particularly spirited group of men and women. The conventional truck driver, in the minds of many, … Continue reading

Federal Preemption update against Trucker Wages -The fight to be paid for all time

Apr
10,
2018
4

If at first you don’t succeed, try try again. That seems to be the motto of the ATA and others in the trucking industry when it comes to Federal Preemption of States Rights in order for them to be able … Continue reading

Anti-Trucker wage language in 2 bills to ensure cheap labor and high profits

Jul
12,
2017
6

Anti-Trucker wage language in 2 bills to ensure cheap labor and high profits I can’t express the seriousness of 2 bills which are in the process of being voted on in the next few days, and the effects that will … Continue reading

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