VIDEO, testimony: Randall Doane of Deaf Truckers United

| November 01, 2012

As FMCSA reps spoke of future routine nature of a medical qualifications exemption program for deaf drivers, Deaf Truckers United members engaged on current problems.

Exercise calorie tracker

| October 31, 2012

Fitbit is a wireless device that automatically tracks your calories burned, steps taken, distance traveled and sleep quality.

Medical exemptions for hearing loss, seizure disorder in the works

| October 31, 2012

Before a group that included several members of the Deaf Truckers United advocacy group, FMCSA's medical chief Elaine Papp detailed agency efforts on new exemption programs.

Owner-operator Rick Ash’s health reading list

| October 30, 2012

The Trucking Solutions Group of owner-operators, of which Ash is a member, is hosting an open call tomorrow, Oct. 31, at 3 p.m. Find call-in details, along with recommended health reading, in this story.

Health tip: Adjust your internal clock

| October 29, 2012

For people who work at night, sleeping during the day can be very difficult.

FMCSA: Expect sleep apnea guidance proposal in near term

| October 28, 2012

At the 2012 Truck Driver Social Media Convention, Elaine Papp, chief of FMCSA's Medical Programs Division, offered insights on the agency's plan to introduce official sleep apnea guidance.

Perishable goods: Former driver finds himself on highway to hell

| October 27, 2012

A disgraced trucker finds himself making a deal to help him climb back to the top of the trucking world, but it may be a deal he can't keep.

Halloween candy

| October 26, 2012

Healthy Halloween candy may seem like an oxymoron. Still, you have options. Look for these candies in the store for healthier choices.

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