This info piece on the science of sleep also presents an argument against the provision of two 1-5 a.m. periods in any restart codified in the most recent hours of service changes.
"I'm pretty certain twerking will be solely responsible for Armageddon, and the subsequent zombie apocalypse to follow shortly thereafter."
Wendy learns lesson No. 2 about the state of Louisiana.
From typical speed to on-the-road conditions and pay packages, misunderstood elements of the trucking business remain in the dark for many in the general public.
Intel on the "2 Million Bikers to D.C." ride Thursday, September 12, from Tidewater Express heavy hauler Lyndon Armory.
"There are a lot of people out here doing it right.... For the ones who are striving to do it like you should, thank you."
"Either the Benadryl is working its magic, or a profound sense of clarity has come over me. I think I know how to end the crisis in the Middle East."
"Fall is almost here again and I'm excited because (A) football starts, and (B) people start wearing clothes again."
Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an owner-operator who pulls dry van. She chronicles their adventures and her observations from the shotgun position in her blog and at their website, http://www.thegeorgeandwendyshow.com/index.html
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Progress report on the driver survey, with more detail, on pre-CDL training FMCSA's got under way: http://t.co/4zy8gaLDtM