There are no rules covering fuel surcharges. As with freight rates, anything goes.
Meet NFI driver Mike Hawthorne, roadside midwife.
GEAR GUIDE/ Espar Heater Systems’ Digi-Max D1000 works with Airtronic D2/D4 bunk heaters.
FLEET INSIDER/ Kellie “K.C.” Brau has been elected president of the Trucker Buddy International Executive Committee. Brau has been driving over the road for 24 years, 15 of which have been with Crete Carrier Corporation.
GEAR GUIDE/APUs/ The PowerCube APU model HC5128 is being offered by Tridako Energy Systems and Nebraska Machinery Company.
Some of us at Overdrive were talking with drivers at a truck stop recently to hear about their interests. The conversation drifted to our columnist and trucking radio host Kevin Rutherford.
FOR THE RECORD/ Progressive Insurance is giving truckers across the country the opportunity to be recognized for their everyday courage with the Real Life Trucking Hero Contest.
What I really want to know is, like the olden days, are there any truck lines of today that actually stick up for these drivers when misdemeanors go wrong and keep them employed?
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