Monthly Archives: July 2015

You Won’t Get Anywhere in Trucking If You Can’t Get Along With Your Support Personnel

By Brett Aquila

It All Starts In the Offices

Truckers are the last in a long line of people it takes to keep the freight move around this country. Not last in importance, but last in the order of things to be done. Long before you get assigned a load as a driver you often have hundreds […]

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18-Year Old’s as Truckers Drives Up Safety Fears

RATE OF CRASHES IS HIGH

Industry wants age lowered from 21 because of a shortage of drivers (Associated Press 7/11/2015)

Parents may hesitate to hand teens the keys to the family car, but Congress is proposing to allow drivers as young as 18 to get behind the wheel of big rigs on the nation’s interstates.

Federal regulations require […]

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