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Photos from day one at the ATA National Truck Driving Championships

August 16, 2018 by elizabeth

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Day one at the 81st annual National Truck Driving Championships and Step Van Driving Championships held by the American Trucking Associations (ATA) and their safety management council got off to a rolling start. More than 400 drivers […]

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How to cut idling costs, humanely

July 16, 2015 by TEONA Baetu

TORRANCE, CA- Limiting idle time is a sure-fire way to cut fuel costs for over-the-road fleets, but how do you do it without compromising driver comfort and safety?

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Will Hogtown Traffic Get Less Congested?

December 4, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

TORONTO- Newly-elected Toronto Mayor John Tory has six changes that he claims will ease up Big Smoke’s gridlock, according to reports.

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How to Attract Gen Y to Trucking

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

As a mid-20s, soon-to-be-graduated university student, one of the things I’d like to do before heading into the working world is to see as much of this great country-and the rest of the continent-as possible. Trucking is one of the few jobs where that is possible.

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Driver Question Time at Pete’s Blog & Grille

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

They say all accidents are avoidable. Would somebody please tell me how that applies here?

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Wind Chill Factors

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

By Jason Rhyno You navigated your way through a wicked whiteout and have just battled winter winds for 12 hours. The load was delivered safely, and on time, but now that you are back at the yard, you’re greeted with […]

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Some Trucks Restricted on NY State Thruway

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

ALBANY, NY – Due to severe winter weather conditions, long tandem trailers have been banned on the Niagara Thruway (I-190) and on the New York State Thruway (I-90) between exit 25A and the Pennsylvania State Line.

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So THAT’s why it’s Called A Parkway!

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

I’m sitting in the SKF Group’s sparking new manufacturing facility in the Markham and 401-area in Northeast Toronto.