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.
The awards recognize trucking companies that demonstrate a superior commitment to safety and accident reduction.
For owner operators, contest survey revealed miles were flat, but income had increased by 5 percent.
Contenders are Kirby Killgore of O & S Trucking, Larry Severson of Dart Transit and Bryan Smith of Art Pape Transfer.
TCA is encouraging truckers to watch Lindsay Lawler’s new “Highway Angel” music video.
The competition will have prizes for the fleet and individual who achieve the greatest percentages of weight loss.
Epes Transport System driver rescued woman and two children from overturned car.
The grand prize winner will be announced at TCA’s Annual Convention, March 3-6, 2013.
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