I would like to know when our government is going to quit downing the trucking industry; we drivers move America. If it wasn’t for us, government would not have toilet paper to wipe their butts. They keep taking from us — passing more and more laws against us and for what ? Revenue.
Although it might seem that carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a condition born from long hours spent working on a computer keyboard, or any repetitive action, carpal tunnel syndrome actually has numerous causes, according to the Mayo Clinic.
As if DAC reports, driving records, criminal histories, National Driver Register and reference checks weren’t enough, two new programs will offer motor carriers the ability to research new information on potential drivers.
Oklahoma resident Johnny Basham has been driving trucks for 34 years and he knows when he needs to stop and sleep and when he feels good enough to drive, but the latest Hours of Service rules have taken his knowledge and wisdom away by mandating when he must rest, or he loses time and miles, he said in an interview with The Trucker.
Blame: a five letter word for I’m not taking responsibility for anything. It’s easy to use the excuse that it’s “their” fault. And there are times when we are treated unfairly, but to continue to blame only keeps us stuck as the victim.