Women In Trucking honors female drivers at ‘Salute to Women Behind the Wheel’
March 30, 2010 by Truckdrivernews · Leave a Comment
The Women In Trucking (WIT) Association’s “Salute to the Women Behind the Wheel” brought together nearly 300 female professional drivers at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, KY last Saturday, March 27.
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Department of Transportation Issues New Rule for Air Carriers
December 21, 2009 by Alan Bristol · 2 Comments
Washington DC – December 21, 2009
In announcing a new ruling today intended to “strengthen protections afforded to consumers,” U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood stated: “Airline passengers have rights, and these new rules will require airlines to live up to their obligation to treat their customers fairly.”
The Consumer Rule establishes a time limit of 3 hours [...]
Women in Trucking gets Big Sponsor for “Salute To the Women Behind the Wheel”
November 15, 2009 by Truckdrivernews · 3 Comments
Women in Trucking organization announced recently that they were organizing an event to honor female professional drivers.
The celebration is scheduled for March 27, 2010 in conjunction with the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Truck convoy planned for Special Olympics
August 18, 2009 by Truckdrivernews · Leave a Comment
WINNIPEG — A truck convoy event will hit the road Sept. 12 to raise money for Special Olympics.
Members of the Law Enforcement Torch Run working with members of the trucking industry will meet in Oak Bluff at 11 a.m. and convoy counterclockwise around the Perimeter Highway.
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Trucks set to roll on June 20 in Prince Edward Island to fight cancer
June 19, 2009 by Truckdrivernews · Leave a Comment
Inspired by the success of OOIDA member Rachele Champagne’s all-female “Convoy for a Cure” in Ontario last fall, trucker Vanessa Ferguson of Prince Edward Island decided to organize one where she lives to raise money for cancer research.
The only problem with her plan was that there are currently only about five female truck drivers in [...]
CVSA Roadcheck 2009
January 1, 2009 by Truckdrivernews · Leave a Comment
June 2-4, 2009 is the date that has been announced for Roadcheck 2009. For those who don’t know about this event, this is a annual event across most if not all of the USA.
72 hours of various DOT check points are set up towards the inspection of trucks and buses.
Make your vacation plans in advance [...]