Snack recipe: Apples, Peanut Butter and Pumpkin Seed Stacks

| February 01, 2012

I am declaring February my Healthy Obsession Snack Month. I'll try to post a new snack recipe at least twice a week. I'd love to hear from you about your own favorite snacks, as well ...

What if our house was destroyed? The trucker’s advantage.

Phil Madsen | February 01, 2012

The mobility of a one-truck business has its advantages.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2012

The 2011 World's Strongest Man Competition, six tons of potato pride, diesel price averages, creature comforts plus Truck Gallery, trucking calendar and many more news items from the trucking industry are featured.

Extend drains with bypass filter

Kevin Rutherford | February 01, 2012

The best way to know when engine oil needs to be changed is to take an oil sample, send it to a lab, and let the condition of the oil determine the interval.

Top job benefits should be pay and wellness

| February 01, 2012

If a trucking company had a wellness coach, drivers could have a real connection with the company.

What you may not know about the EOBR bill

| January 31, 2012

Since I reported on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's attempts to gain new regulatory authority over interstate drivers relative to the Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) program's now-internal Driver Safety Measurement System last summer, new ...

Thinking about top executives at large motor carriers

Phil Madsen | January 31, 2012

Having met and interacted with the top people at our carrier, I am growing more sympathetic toward them.

‘Courtesy not necessarily contagious’: UPS driver after 50 accident-free years

| January 30, 2012

Ohio resident and UPS driver Ron "Big Dog" Sowder (pictured) started his career with UPS in 1962 after serving in the Navy and answering an employment ad. On January 25, the driver marked 50 years ...

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