Today's Trucking

Nothing Comforting About the Comfort Latch

August 1, 2014

One man’s campaign to have the comfort latch removed from all trucks.


Defensive Driving Misconceptions

August 1, 2014

Driver instructor Steve Rock responds to David Henry’s column on Offensive Driving.


Long Live the Disc Brake

August 1, 2014

Why have disc brakes never taken off in North America? Steve Rock looks at the benefits of disc brakes, some of which may surprise you.


BLOG: The Automatic Choice for Learners

August 1, 2014

Automatic transmissions are good for the industry, writes Steve Rock, but if you don’t know how to use a stick, then your licence should be restricted.


Tired or Fatigued; What’s the Difference?

August 1, 2014

With the new hours-of-service (HOS) changes about to happen in the US, 60 drivers are urgently needed to help complete a sleep study by the end of June this year. It’s paid, too.


A Quick Survey of Considerate Drivers

August 1, 2014

Broken down on the side of Highway 400, Steve Rock decided to conduct a quick survey to see who moved over.


The Lost Art of Dropping Trailers

August 1, 2014

Dropping trailers correctly is no mystery and it doesn’t have to be a lost art either, writes Steve Rock. Just take a little time, care and think of the next guy.


Clowns to the Left, Jokers to the Right

August 1, 2014

A little lane discipline goes a long way, says Steve Rock.


Stop Passing the Buck on Training

August 1, 2014

“Pilots wanted: must have suit, nice hat, head for heights and good sense of direction.” Just imagine if that were the answer that airlines came up with to address the global pilot shortage; there would be a public outcry. So […]