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NTSB Chairman Hersman to Speak at Second Annual ‘Salute to Women Behind the Wheel’

Presentation by Key U.S. Highway Safety Official Expected to Draw Industry’s Largest Gathering of Women Drivers at Mid-America Truck Show in Louisville, April 2, 2011. Deborah A.P. Hersman, Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), will honor America’s professional … Continue reading

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Arizona truck drivers compete, keep business wheels turning

While fewer people are choosing careers as truck drivers, industry officials warn this could be a problem once the economy picks up. Karen Rasmussen, with the Arizona Trucking Association, says with the current economy, smaller companies are going out of … Continue reading

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