MCSAC to get new chairman — and a little CSA deja vuPodcast

| October 28, 2014

Ever wonder what FMCSA's current administrator sounds like? Hear him reveal the incoming MCSAC advisory committee chair here. Also: No wonder trucking went to Congress over CSA, and more from D.C....

Video: Truck rams security post, proves they’re effective

| October 28, 2014

If the thought ever crossed your mind to try to knock down a security barrier with your truck, here’s some evidence that may change your mind.

The problem with ‘Say no to cheap freight’

| October 27, 2014

Trucking radio host Kevin Rutherford talks about rates at Overdrive’s 2014 Partners in Business seminar.

Country music that’s Justice good as rock

| October 27, 2014

"If you see us rolling down the road, singing our hearts out and bopping away to country music, blame Tony Justice. It's his fault."

Mailbag: Tough inspectors a cost of doing business?

| October 26, 2014

Reaching into the electronic mailbag: owner-operator Joe Bielucki of Connecticut reports from the White Mountains of New Hampshire.

Trucking social media 101

| October 25, 2014

"The minute you post something to the internet, no matter what the venue may be, it becomes everyone's business."

What’s your mpg goal? The 9+ mpg club wants to help you get there

| October 24, 2014

A scant 6 percent of you are there already, as our polling shows. You can share tactics toward achieving better fuel mileage via the "9+ mpg club" Facebook group.

On-highway swap meet

| October 23, 2014

"Don't ever let anyone tell you truck drivers aren't generous – especially with their family and friends. We've got a bag full of goodies sitting here on the floor of the cab that says otherwise."

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