Roadside Medical Clinic + Lab is providing free health and wellness checks to drivers at all of its clinics though Sept. 25 in conjunction with National Truck Driver Appreciation Week.
Roadside Medical’s services include measuring body mass index, heart rate, blood pressure and blood sugar, along with counseling from its staff
Roadside Medical Clinic + Lab is located at five Pilot Travel Centers and Flying J Travel Centers along major Interstates and highways. Visit www.roadsidemed.com for locations.
“National Truck Driver Appreciation Week gives us a chance to thank the professional truck drivers that deliver life’s essentials – and at the same time, explain how important they are for our country,” said Bob Perry, president of Roadside Medical chair for the American Trucking Associations’ Safety Management Council’s Health & Wellness Working Group.
Affected tractors are equipped with an automated Eaton UltraShift Plus or Eaton Advantage Transmission with right hand stalk shifter. In the affected trucks, the display on the instrument panel can indicate “N” when the shifter is set into “D” or “R,” causing the truck not to move.