2009 October

‘Changing channels…’ revisiting the citizens’ band

| October 23, 2009

My "Exit Only" column in ema href="http://truckersnews.com/"Truckers News/a /emOctober edition profiled ham radio operator/truck driver Abed Melek Selase, Delaware-based long-haul driver for Metropolitan Trucking, who's been on something of a mission to rescue the CB ...

Free webinar to be on owner-operator compensation trends

| October 22, 2009

The Partners in Business Retention Forum will offer a free webinar on owner-operator compensation trends with National Transportation Institute (formerly SignPost) head Gordon Klemp will be held 2 p.m. CST Nov. 5. Go to www.piblive.com/retentionforum/ for details ...

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week starts Nov. 1

| October 22, 2009

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week runs through Nov. 1-7. For more details on the event sponsored by the American Trucking Associations and special discounts associated wih it, go to www.ntdaw.org.

Big Rig Expo to be in Tulsa

| October 20, 2009

The Big Rig Expo will be held from Oct. 22-24 at the Convention Center in Tulsa, Okla. Check www.bigrigexpo.com or (800)481-0650 for details.

Speakout: The Voice of the American Trucker

| October 01, 2009

Truck drivers weigh in on sloppiness, freight and health care costs.


By Staff Reports | October 01, 2009

Consumer, safety and labor groups have petitioned a federal court for permission to pursue a third round of litigation to overturn the hours of service rule.

Featured article: Texas Showdown

By Bruce W. Smith and Lanier Norville | October 01, 2009

Outstanding entries wow crowds at the Great American Trucking Show.

Truck Gallery

| October 01, 2009

Featured are a 2006 Peterbilt 379, a 1985 Kenworth K100 cabover, a 2003 Peterbilt 379, 2009 Peterbilt 389 and a2005 Peterbilt 379.

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