Bill Reviews Limited Truck Speed of 65 mph

Bill Reviews Limited Truck Speed of 65 mph

Work on a rule to require heavy-duty trucks to be equipped with speed limiters and mandate a limited speed of 65 mph will have to be resumed by the Department of Transportation (DOT) since the new bill in the Senate would require just that. A Georgia Republican, Sen. Johnny Isakson...

Online Database on Drug and Alcohol Issues

Online Database on Drug and Alcohol Issues

New resources to help Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) drivers, as well as their employers, consortia/third-party administrators, medical review officers, and substance abuse professionals, have been released by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). This will help them prepare for their roles in the forthcoming CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse....

Ways to Avoid a Semi-Truck Jackknife

Ways to Avoid a Semi-Truck Jackknife

The collision term “jackknife” refers to a truck accident where a truck with two separate parts – a cab and a trailer – folds in on itself at the point of separation. The cab and trailer swivel at the fifth wheel thus forming a 90+-degree angle of a “V” or...

Helpful Tips For Safe Truck Driving

Helpful Tips For Safe Truck Driving

Every second spent on the road bring great responsibility to the truck drivers around the country. Even the most experienced drivers don’t always know the nuances and the subtleties that make driving easier. In order to prevent injuries and avoid dangerous situations while on the road, below are few of...

Women Drivers Receive $30,000 Worth Donations

Women Drivers Receive $30,000 Worth Donations

During the 10th annual Salute to Women Behind the Wheel ceremony, the Women in Trucking Association (WIT) received more than $30,000 in donations. At the event, prizes were given to the 115 female drivers present by the Women In Trucking Scholarship and $2,443 in donations was raised from the attendees....

Singapore Port to Supply Low-Emission Fuel

Singapore Port to Supply Low-Emission Fuel

The world’s largest maritime refueling port, Singapore, announced it will have enough of cleaner fuel to meet an increasing demanding coming next year. It is expected that the global commercial fleet will be required to cut sulfur emissions by 2020. Being a major fuel supplier for vessels servicing the world’s...

Christ Rule – 5 Ways to Accept the Rule of Our Savior

Christ Rule – 5 Ways to Accept the Rule of Our Savior

Faith is more than a feeling, it represents an inner experience. When we accept Jesus Christ as our savior, we receive supernatural help from the Holy Spirit, as the Bible says. “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things,...