TCA

Hours debacle covered at news site Politico

**(Overdrive editor Max Heine is posting updates from the Truckload Carriers Association annual meeting via the OD Twitter feed and Facebook page today. Expected to be included among the news are company driver and owner-operator of the year awards. Stay tuned.)** Click through the thumbnail of the graph here for Politico writer Adam Snider's brief dissection of the debate over the new hours rule, his reporting tracking primarily in the divisions over what exactly is wrong ...

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TCA prizes announced

Prizes for the winners of the Truckload Carriers Association Weight Loss Showdown include a top cash award of $2,500 and fitness equipment, TCA announced. The trucker with the greatest percentage of weight lost in the contest will receive $2,500 while the company with the greatest team percentage of weight loss will receive $13,000 worth in fitness equipment for an exercise room from StayFit. The fitness room will include an elliptical cross trainer, a recumbent stationary bike and ...

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LogBook

Three compete for Owner-Operator of the Year, cross-border program lawsuits advance, turnpike rates rise, Baltimore bridge tolls rising and many more industry news items are featured.

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TCA’s fleet safety winners

The awards recognize trucking companies that demonstrate a superior commitment to safety and accident reduction.

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TCA names 20 ‘Best Fleets’

For owner operators, contest survey revealed miles were flat, but income had increased by 5 percent.

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Top owner-operator to get Cummins-powered Dodge

Contenders are Kirby Killgore of O & S Trucking, Larry Severson of Dart Transit and Bryan Smith of Art Pape Transfer.

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TCA promotes Highway Angel video

TCA is encouraging truckers to watch Lindsay Lawler’s new “Highway Angel” music video.

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11 carriers selected for TCA weight-loss contest

The competition will have prizes for the fleet and individual who achieve the greatest percentages of weight loss.

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Marcus Beam named TCA Highway Angel of the Year

Epes Transport System driver rescued woman and two children from overturned car.

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TCA names 2012 Owner-Operator of Year finalists

The grand prize winner will be announced at TCA’s Annual Convention, March 3-6, 2013.

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