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Innovative Backup Camera Designed For Trucks

The RVS-114 serves as an innovative backup camera designed for trucks Overall, it allows truckers to install it outside of the cabin because of its waterproof casing. In addition, this wireless sensor eliminates blind spots for truck drivers. Designed for large trucks and haulers, wireless and commercial-grade RVS-114 makes roads safer for commercial and passenger vehicles. Mounted […]

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Get FIT In Your Truck Cab

You use the FIT in your truck cab to easily exercise over the road. The 2 most frequent injuries in the trucking Industry include the rotator cuff and lower back. Bob Perry of Rolling Strong and Damler Trucks of North America introduces the FIT System (Freightliner In-Cab Training System). FIT In Your Truck Cab This […]

5 Easy Exercises To Get Fit

These quick and easy exercises developed by the Royal Canadian Air Force in the late 1950’s Overall, the program consists of 5 exercises, performed literally anywhere. In addition, the entire program only takes around 11 minutes to complete. The Canadians developed the routine for pilots stationed in remote areas without access to training facilities. Body-weight […]

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Do You Cook In Your Truck?

The Cooking in the Truck Summit will be a great place to get some ideas for truckers who cook in your truck.  This event takes place right after MATS.  Many resources in recent years have became available to  help drivers  cook in their trucks.  Tom Kyrk, founder and chief blogger for “Road Tested Living,” is co-hosting […]

Greater Efficiency Is Cummins’ New Approach

Cummins’ new approach is showing off their new “holistic” approach toward truck engine operation.  They are even going to tour the U.S. and Canada with a fleet of Cummins ISX15-powered heavy-duty trucks  from June through October of 2015. The first is a new electronic control system called “ADEPT” It stands for Advanced Diesel Electric Powertrain Technology. […]

No Need To Worry About The Speed Limit?

This smart technology from Ford will help the driver who break the speed limit without realizing it.  Remind you of someone you know? “Drivers are not always conscious of speeding and sometimes only becoming aware they were going too fast when they receive a fine in the mail or are pulled over by law enforcement,” […]

New Highway Bill Funding Finally Hits Congress

The Renewable Fuel Standard Elimination Act  amends the Clean Air Act and repeals the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) renewable fuel program. This action will actually increase new highway bill funding. Overall, it’s about time as everyone knows Americas’ infrastructure steadily crumbles. “Currently, gas tax revenue diverts from the federal Highway Trust Fund. This affects bike […]

Crude Oil Falls To 6 Year Low

The U.S. oil output rising and refineries running at higher capacities. Therefore, crude oil falls, meaning the price of gasoline sinks even lower. Crude Oil Falls U.S. retail gasoline prices in the Lundberg Survey dropped as crude oil fell to the lowest level in six years. Gasoline fell as oil, which makes up a majority […]

New Benefit For Some Lucky Truckers

Due to the urgent need for truck drivers, many fleets are now equipping their trucks with satellite TV, which is a great new benefit for some lucky truckers.  The goal is to improve the quality of life for the driver.  God knows they need it. Some drivers have gone to great lengths to install satellite […]

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Controversial New Regulation a Possibility?

The Drug Free Commercial Truck Driver Act of 2015 (S.806 and H.R. 1467) being proposed serves as a controversial new regulation in the Senate. Overall, it allows fleet owners to use hair testing as an option for drug and alcohol use. Controversial New Regulation Hair testing analyzes a hair sample for parent drugs and their metabolites. Then, […]