Tell FMCSA how you feel about EOBRs

| April 02, 2012

As reported this morning, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has planned another listening session to gather commentary on electronic onboard recorders and their potential to be used as a tool for carriers to harass ...

The beauty and power of a goal

Phil Madsen | April 02, 2012

Since I decided to write a book, long put-off tasks are suddenly getting done.

These truckers were paid tourists today

| April 01, 2012

It took some doing, but we figured out how to park the truck in Sacramento where we could enjoy a day of tourist fun.

Red alert: Get your uniform or else!

| April 01, 2012

Now that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has begun to reach its long regulatory arm into your daily dress, drivers are sounding off in record numbers. “This is just taking it too far,” said owner-operator ...

Four-wheeler: ‘I am so sick of 18-wheelers!’

| April 01, 2012

Over the transom today in Overdrive's Nashville bureau here, as my office is often known among the editors in Alabama, came this letter. So much for sharing the road! Dear editor,I am so sick of ...

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | April 01, 2012

New life for old classics, Love's connect app, the Aurora Borealis and more industry news and oddities are featured.

Cross train to vary workout options

Jeff Clark | April 01, 2012

MARATHON TRUCKER/We need to look for opportunities to exercise, not for reasons we can’t.

Your role in tax prep

Kevin Rutherford | April 01, 2012

If you want to avoid the most common mistakes I see with owner-operator tax returns, you need to get involved in checking the major numbers your tax preparer is using.

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