Overdrive Staff

Hazmat Haulers Face Rigorous Background Checks

Truckers with hazardous materials endorsements will soon face a rigorous background check by the federal government and could be disqua...

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Bush Signs Bill That Includes $20 Million for Trucking Security

President Bush has signed a funding bill that earmarks $20 million for the trucking industry aspects of homeland security. The $79 ...

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Risky Business

Robert Lake Publisher rlake@eTrucker.com It comes as no surprise to truckers that four-wheelers don't share the ...

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A Fairy Tale

John Latta Executive Editor jlatta@eTrucker.com Once upon a time there was a very happy town. It lay in a beautif...

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Human Cargo

Randy Grider Editor rgrider@eTrucker.com In rural towns along both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border, coyotes are con...

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Headlines of Your Life

Tim Barton Equipment Editor tbarton@eTrucker.com There was a little place in Minden, Iowa, where Snowbird and I sto...

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Don't Lie to Me

I have read the article "Who's the Boss?" by Tim Barton , and I have some questions. What do you do when pe...

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Technology vs. Fatigue

The SafeTrac alerts the driver when his truck moves from the lane center. Far too many truck drivers die when fatig...

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Drive, Ride 'n' Shoot

The moment of impact. Those white blotches near the horse's mane are the remnants of a target balloon Dennis Griffin has just hit with...

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Givin' It Up For Waylon

Lonesome, On'ry and Mean - A Tribute to Waylon Jennings It's been a while since we heard a really good tribute alb...

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