In Today’s World of Trucking do trucker piece work wages fairly compensate the employee drivers for THE TIME THEY SPEND “At Work” ? Most Over the Road truck drivers are paid Piece Work wages such as cents per mile ( CPM). This means that only when the truck is actually in motion is the driver […]

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Truckers Monitored 24/7-AT Work 24/7 ? Pat Hockaday of Truckers United is an Independent Driver, a Single truck owner, He believes that ELD’s can be an invasion of privacy as most drivers live in there truck for weeks and sometimes even months at a time. If you are tracked 24/7 then you must be considered […]

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Dave From Smart Trucking shares common sense logic about Trucker Wages. Recently, the FMCSA is being taken to task by the OOIDA, regarding ELD, being an invasion of a truck driver’s privacy. The Supreme Court has already established with the drug testing issue, that a truck is a place of commerce, and is not considered […]

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OOIDA IS ALSO AGAINST THE DENHAM AMENDMENT !!! An amendment has been slipped into the House Transportation bill, called the Denham Amendment. It must be stopped. The amendment, introduced by Representative Jeff Denham from Turlock, California, has introduced this legislation which could substantially reduce the amount truckers are compensated. The amendment will  essentially override state’s […]

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