Archive for April, 2013

iPhone Rumors & Top Tech Tips

Posted on: April 30th, 2013 by Tom Kelley No Comments

June Debut For Next iPhone? Perhaps only second to branding products with a lower-case “i,” there’s nothing more “i”-conic at Apple than the company’s extreme […]

Truck weight reform called for by taxpayer group

Posted on: April 26th, 2013 by Tom Kelley No Comments

Increases in truck weight limits have been called for by The National Taxpayers Union (NTU). NTU is a group that bills themselves as “America’s independent, […]

Fuel Economy Regulations, Necessary or Nonsense?

Posted on: April 23rd, 2013 by Tom Kelley No Comments

Back in the Eighties, when diesel was barely over $1/gallon, my drivers kept track of their fuel economy in a bound ledger book, at every […]

Driving Jobs: One in the hand is better than two in the bush

Posted on: April 18th, 2013 by amyaskew No Comments

Looking for a new driving job? Keep the old one until you’re hired at a new one. Sometimes this is easier said than done. Steve […]

Tennessee uses semi to fight distracted driving

Posted on: April 16th, 2013 by Brooke Wisdom No Comments

Distracted drivers will want to think twice about trying to get away with texting the next time they travel Interstate 75 in Tennessee.  That goes […]

Truck driver wins wrongful termination

Posted on: April 8th, 2013 by Brooke Wisdom No Comments

Department of Labor judge, Hon. Lee J. Romero, agreed with truck driver T.J. Graff that Graff was discharged by Cargo Express in retaliation for protected […]

Social Security Number Issuance Changes

Posted on: April 4th, 2013 by amyaskew No Comments

With identity theft so much in the news, drivers frequently ask me why trucking companies insist on obtaining their social security numbers so early in […]