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Just When I think the ATA might be Helping Trucking – They go and do this

The American Trucking Associations Board of Directors today called on policymakers to respect contracts between carriers and shippers and abandon proposals to interfere in those arrangements. Specifically, the Board voted to oppose efforts at regulating detention time – the time … Continue reading

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Question For People Who Complain About Trucks and Truck Drivers

It is very disheartening whenever I hear people talk badly and complain about trucks. Here is a question you need to stop and ask yourself the next time you have a complaint about truck drivers or that noisy truck. How … Continue reading

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2010 Massacre in Kentucky

There have been many famous massacres throughout time one such as the Texas chainsaw massacre. Now here in Kentucky in 2010 there has been another massacre – a bad one at that. It happened in a very small community – … Continue reading

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Green Peace Verses Facbook – Over Energy

I usually try to steer clear of discussions like this one – but this one deals with something I am strongly for – coal. Facebook as you may well know has reached the 500 million users and they (social media) … Continue reading

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Driving Drowsy – Does it Happen

As many of you know I am an avid twitter user I tweet trucker related news, as well as weather, and travel delays too. Yesterday, I posted a link to a story about an overturned semi in South Carolina, it … Continue reading

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Time Change: Springing Forward – Here We Go Again

It’s that time of the season again. Yes, the time for resetting our clocks. On, or just before, 2:00 AM – Sunday, March 14 gets here, set your watches and clocks ahead one hour. The catchy little phrase “Spring ahead, … Continue reading

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Truck Driver shortage – might be

Did you hear? There might be a truck driver shortage around the corner, again. Seems like this rumor gets played every year or so by the news media. It has already hit the news headlines this year. Unfortunately, this time … Continue reading

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Boss, you better watch what your mouth

Lynx Trucking owner ordered to pay an ex-employee “Thirty-One thousand Seven hundred Fifty dollars” for “name calling” and “wrongful termination.” Even though the employee wasn’t doing her job, and made many mistakes. The ex-employee was fired for being on facebook … Continue reading

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Trucking Careers and the Effect on Families

First off I want to say, this article was written by Wilson Hines a real trucker. Check out the about the author at the end of this article. The occupation of truck driving has a horrible impact on families. I … Continue reading

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Ban on Texting for Truckers why not everyone

Well, today started out with an unofficial announcement of a ban on on Texting for Truck Drivers and Bus Drivers. Why, just trucks and bus drivers? Truck drivers for the most part are the safest drivers out on the highway. … Continue reading

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