Tracking Truckers: Rough Road Ahead For Electronic ...

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Trucker Terry Button is opposed to onboard trucker monitors that would be able to detect when his truck is in motion. "I can't think of anything good that would come from this. If I could, I would tell you honestly, and I can't," he says. Maggie Starbard/NPR hide caption

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Terry Button is a fifth-generation farmer from upstate New York who...

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Trucking Shortage: Drivers Aren't Always In It For The ...

Wayne Berry is training to be a truck driver. The shortage of drivers is so severe that on his second day of training, he already had a job offer. Frank Morris/KCUR hide caption

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Wayne Berry is training to be a truck driver. The shortage of drivers is so severe that on his second day of training, he already had a job offer.

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Almost all of the goods...

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OOIDA – Medical Insurance For Truck Drivers | www ...

Medical insurance is often too expensive for independent truck drivers and small fleet owners. The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) offers health insurance plans at group rates to OOIDA members. OOIDA is the international trade association representing the interests of commercial truck drivers, independent owner-operators and small fleet owners on all issues that affect...

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