Allen Smith Anti-Trucker wage language in 2 bills to ensure cheap labor and high profits If the amendments, provisions, or language that has been introduced into the THUD or FAA bills are allowed to remain, the results  will drastically result in truckers’ inability to be paid for all their time working. ( detention time, paper […]

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 Pat Hockaday -Anti Trucker bill provision requires truckers to work without pay Say NO to Section 134, HR-5394   If the ATA gets their way, this anti trucker law will be passed  which will affect drivers the same way as the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) has affected them. This would be ONE MORE EXEMPTION […]

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Dave from Smart Trucking  briefly reviews a recent summation by the TCP, Transport Capital Partners, a group of self-proclaimed trucking experts. The TCP has come up with the conclusion, that truckers ought not to expect a pay increase this year, as freight volume is predicted to be lower in 2016. Therefore, no raise in pay […]

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This impassioned and insightful video was taken at the Great American Trucking Show ( GATS) 2015 by Pat Hockaday of TruckersUnited.org. The speaker is Jerry Fritz, veteran driver of over 40 years, most of them as an owner operator.  Jerry has over 4 million safe miles. Mr Fritz give an ardent presentation as he speaks […]

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Video Published on Aug 27, 2014  “The Truck Parking Information and Management System – Information for Truckers” The Michigan Department of Transportation is partnering with a number of public and private agencies to address the problem of truck driver fatigue along I-94, the busiest truck corridor in Michigan, and one of the busiest in the […]

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At Knight, we view every one of our Driving Associates as the most important member of the team. Taking a step back and truly appreciating everything from the clothes on our backs to the food on our plates. Truckers, understanding that you may have missed seeing your child off to their first day of school; […]

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Official video for musician Pat Green  performing ‘While I was away” written by Zane Williams. Pat shares the difficulties that professional truckers and others face, whose professions lead them far from home for days, weeks, and months at a time. The video and song touches the hearts of many, including the families who also sacrifice […]

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Truckers workout–  Created for drivers by a driver! A 30 minute fat burning workout drivers can do in their trucks. No equipment necessary and It works! Toby Bogard continues his quest to improve Truck Driver Health. (1086)

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Transportation Employment attorney, Paul Taylor of Truckers Justice Center, continues to discuss  with truckers what is needed to file a potential trucking whistleblower claim, including all the helpful documentation they may need. From: Anatomy of a Whistleblower Lawsuit – PART TWO (642)

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 Trucking Employment Law Attorney, Monika D. Jenkins of TruckDriverLaw.com joins Allen in an exclusive Trucking Social Media “SKYPE” interview to share her work and expertise in representing professional truck drivers in their trucking employment rights – Free Consultations       (214) 299-8685 Protecting the Employment Rights of Truck Drivers (1612)

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