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Federal Government bans texting for Florida truck drivers

Florida truck drivers will have to stop sending and receiving text messages or they will face criminal charges.  The U. S. Transportation Department has proposed to make an interim ban on text messaging permanent.  This applies to all interstate trucks … Continue Reading

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An overloaded truck can cause a severe accident

Something for all commercial truck drivers to remember – A commercial truck carrying a heavy load can be dangerous on the road.  The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, along with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, did a study on … Continue Reading

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Share the Road Safely Program

For those of you who are not familiar with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Share the Road Safely Program, let me explain what it is.  The program gives commercial drivers an opportunity to set an example for other drivers … Continue Reading

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