Overdrive Staff

August 2002

LANDSTAR CONTRACTORS RECEIVE TOP HONOR Landstar System recognized 18 professional truck operators at a dinner in their honor during ...

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What advice would you give a new driver?

FREDDIE TILLIE Orlando, Fla. Independent "Patience." CHARLES THOMAS Uncertain, Texas FFE "Stay at hom...

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August 2002

CLEAN SEAL HOSE PROTECTION Clean Seal's EPHA products are designed to protect hydraulic hoses against abrasion. The wear shields wi...

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Have Parking Space, Will Travel

FHWA determined this by counting up all of the public and commercial parking spaces across the country and dividing them by the number of truc...

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August 2002

SATELLITE FAN The satellite radio article ("Constant Companion" May 2002) was a good article. It showed no bias either way and gav...

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A Thicker Security Blanket

Owner-operators who are skittish about buying low-emission engines after Oct. 1 should take a close look at extended warranties. Many bu...

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Securing Your Smallest Load

RESOURCES Safeware www.safeware.com Computer Security Products ...

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August 2002

HEY, URINE POLITICS NOW! "Many of our best customers are in the trucking industry," says Privacy Protection Services founder Kenne...

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Showing Respect

Trucker: James Brazier Jr., 55, of Albany, Ga. Family: Wife, Betty Jane; one daughter, Eugenia Frazier; and one grandson, J...

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August 2002

FEDERAL TRUCK PARKING STUDY GENERATES MIXED RESPONSE The Federal Highway Administration released a somewhat upbeat report on truck ...

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