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Safety-Kleen Creates Driver Challenge To Promote And Enhance Safe Driving

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The Safety-Kleen Driver Challenge is a competition created to promote and enhance safe driving. The challenge invites company drivers to compete in various safety events that test safe driving skills and knowledge. Drivers who have the safest driving record within ... May 1st, 2012

Crete Carrier Driver Says OnGuard Technology Saved Three Lives

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John Carr, a veteran driver with 36 years behind the wheel, had just started as a Crete Carrier driver in 2009 when he was assigned aScreen shot 2011-12-28 at 10.56.54 AM new Freightliner Cascadia equipped with Meritor WABCO’s OnGuard Collision ... January 1st, 2012

Burning Rubber In A Big Rig

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As an established Hollywood stuntman with more than 600 films, TV shows and commercials to his credit, not much intimidates Mike Ryan. You can add Father Time, younger drivers and a new style of driving that originated on foreign shores ... October 1st, 2011

Appeals Court Tosses Out EOBR’s

On August 26, 2011, the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit decided against the Federal Motor Carrier Association’s (FMCSA) Final Rule No. 2004-18940, better known as the Electronic On Board Recorder (EOBR) rule set to take effect June ... October 1st, 2011

An Apple A Day

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Earlier this year, as summer drew to its inevitable close, the CEO of a technology company announced his retirement. Normally, such news would barely make an impact outside of the tech trade journals, perhaps a ten-second sound bite on the ... October 1st, 2011

As Good As You Want to Be

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) has embarked upon their Driver Image Campaign.  Their Image campaign is a concerted effort to improve the image of truck drivers to the general public and is supported by carriers and suppliers to the trucking ... September 1st, 2011

New Book Offers Scientific Solution To Workplace Safety

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A new book says that science could have helped prevent everything from the BP oil spill to the recent recall of salmonella-tainted eggs, but not the science that requires microscopes and lab coats. August 1st, 2011

Trucking Elite August 2011

Hornady Transportation Presents Torris Dale With  20 Year Service Award Torris Dale, a driver for Hornady Transportation, was presented his 20-year service award. Dale joined Hornady in 1989 as a company driver. After several years, Dale opted to participate ... August 1st, 2011

2011 Mt. Washington Hillclimb Competitor Entry List Revealed

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[caption id="attachment_969" align="alignright" width="462" caption="Mike Ryan To Pilot a Purpose Built Race Truck On The Course For The First In Event History"]... June 1st, 2011

Making A List…

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Dear GAB,Making A List drawing As a fellow Baby Boomer, do you have any great ideas about how to deal with the ever-increasing frustration over our ever-increasing lack of short-term memory? Signed, Just Had It A Second Ago June 1st, 2011