I received my December Profit/Loss from American Trucking Business Services (ATBS) today. I gotta tell ya, it confuses the shit outta me. However, I was able to decipher it even though I was looking at it on my BlackBerry.The bottom line is I am in the black as of December. My net income before taxes … Continue reading Profit/Loss Statement
Since I have nothing but time right now as I am 4th in line for a load I figured I would be slightly productive and toss some eye opening information out there.As an O/O we get a 13 week fuel summary sent to us via the Qualcomm.The 13 week summary I just received goes from … Continue reading Fuel Summary is Eye Opening
More on the texting ban...http://www.landlinemag.com/todays_news/Daily/2010/Jan10/012510/012710-03.htm
What is it that makes people think that making trucks go 10 mph slower than other vehicles is safe? Hell, must trucks are governed at 70 mph and below anyway. Here's an idea; how about we enforce the current speed limits. I can be in a 55 mph zone doing 55 as cars just fly … Continue reading Seriously Missouri?!?
As an OOIDA member, this makes my head want to explode. I have an idea.. Let's just ban everything in ALL vehicles. No radios, mirrors, drinks, snacks, etc.. Don't get me wrong, I agree it's dangerous, but education would be a better way to go. Wonder how they are going to enforce it? Guess if … Continue reading SPECIAL REPORT: DOT procedure to ban texting concerns OOIDA
The widow of a trucker who was killed in a truck stop parking lot in 2008 has filed a civil lawsuit against Pilot Travel Centers. According to court documents, trucker George Taylor died on Aug. 23, 2008, after apparently being struck by a vehicle in a parking lot at the Pilot truck stop in Sioux … Continue reading Trucker’s widow sues Pilot over truck stop death
Dear Civilians, We know that the current state of affairs in our great nation has many civilians up in arms and excited to join the military.For those of you who can't join you can still lend a hand. Here are a few of the areas where we would like your assistance:1. The next time you see … Continue reading Rules for Kickin Ass