SPECIAL REPORT: DOT procedure to ban texting concerns OOIDA

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

Trucker’s widow sues Pilot over truck stop death

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