Overdrive Staff

Letters to the editor

| December 12, 2008

ATA OVERSTEPS ITS BOUNDS BY SUPPORTING SPEED GOVERNORS The American Trucking Associations' petition to install speed limiters ...

2007 Owner-operator almanac

| December 12, 2008

Almanacs have been part of American life since the 17th century. At one point, Ben Franklin's famous Poor Richard's Almanack had 31 pu...

‘My life is good’

| December 12, 2008

1951: Born in Derby, New Brunswick 1969: Graduated from Harkins High School in Newcastle, New Brunswick 1970: Began driving cement tru...

Mile markers of success

| December 12, 2008

Independent Henry Albert has at least two signs that he's doing something right: steady customers and a home approaching a half-millio...

Free time

| December 12, 2008

Linda Longton, Editor llongton@rrpub.com Safety advocates say failing to make ...

Letters to the editor

| December 12, 2008

THE INDUSTRY'S REAL REASON FOR PUSHING SPEED LIMITERS The movement for speed limiters was started in Canada by the Ontario Tru...

How did you get started in trucking?

| December 12, 2008

STEVE PLANK Birmingham, Ala. Landstar "I was a diesel mechanic and didn't want to do it anymore. So, I saved money and bought a tru...

Book: U.S. mistakes in Iraq have been fatal to truckers

| December 12, 2008

Fatal mismanagement of civilian truckers - "the unsung heroes of the war" - is charged in the new book Blood Money: Wasted Billions, L...

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