driver health

Employer mandate in healthcare law delayed until 2015

| July 03, 2013

The mandate included in the 2010 Affordable Care Act law ("Obamacare") that requires employers with more than 50 employees to provide a health insurance coverage to employees has been pushed back a year to 2015.

Operator’s new book details fitness turnaround

| May 30, 2013

Mike Sammons' "Working Man's Road to Weight Loss" details the driver's story to losing more than half his body weight in a quest for better health.

Truckin’ hearts: Tips to keep yours healthy and happy

| April 10, 2013

Heed these tips to keep your ticker working like it should.

FMCSA Administrator walks with drivers for health awareness

| March 22, 2013

FMCSA Administrator Anne Ferro, as well as TravelCenters of America CEO Tom O'Brien joined the annual Trucking Solutions Group driver health walk at MATS 2013.

Register for MATS health walk

| February 04, 2013

The walk is scheduled to take place the afternoon of Friday, March 22, at the Mid-American Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky.

Erb Transport, PGT manager win TCA’s weight loss contest

| January 23, 2013

Rhonda Yost of New Brighton, Pa., and New Hamburg, Ontario-based fleet Erb Transport took top honors in the Truckload Carriers Association's second Trucking's Weight Loss Showdown.

More O/O challenges: Image, health, parking…

| August 16, 2012

After primary reporting on owner-operators' top five challenges, sources offer their personal sixth -- from parking, training standards and health to driver image and industry unity to influence public opinion and regulatory direction.

Driver wins $2,500 in TCA weight loss contest

| May 14, 2012

Hirschbach driver, Prime team win TCA's inaugural weight loss contest.

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