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Do I have to produce my Logbook?

A driver sent in the following form and asked my opinion as to whether he should use it if he were stopped. I reproduce it exactly as I received it for your review. However, I caution you to ... February 1st, 2012

You Be the Judge.

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You be the Judge. Here are the facts Your Honor. Defendant was arrested for a major felony crime and given his Miranda Rights as prescribed by Miranda v. Arizona. While in the custody of police and in ... August 1st, 2010

FMCSA Rebukes ATA

Things are hot and getting hotter between The Honorable Anne Ferro, Administrator of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and David Osiecki, Sr. Vice President for Policy & Regulatory Affairs of the American Trucking Association (ATA). Here is the ... July 1st, 2010

Who Has Your Back?

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I opened my email this morning and was bombarded with spam from lawyers wanting to sue truck drivers and truck companies involved in accidents.  I know this is nothing new, but these guys are getting very aggressive with their marketing ... February 1st, 2010