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  • scouts
    This Merits Your Consideration

    Teaching Boy Scouts About Trucking & Safety Observing Matt Slovack in action, it’s easy to see why his classes about Truck Transportation and Traffic Safety have become very popular among Boy Scout troops. Not only do the...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • cummins-1
    Cummins Introduces Electrification

    AEOS Commercial Vehicle Demonstrator Impresses Before a recent gathering of industry editors, local TV reporters and hundreds of staff members at the Cummins Technical Center in Columbus, IN, the AEOS 4 X 2 Day Cab Tractor was introduced...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • cummins-3
    Proud Father of the Highway Diesel

    Visionary, Entrepreneur, Wunderkind, Diesel Pioneer Descriptors such as visionary, entrepreneur and wunderkind certainly apply to Clessie Lyle Cummins. From humble beginnings as a rural Indiana farm boy with no formal education beyond the 8th grade, he improved...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • baleka
    Endorphins & Dopamine Explained

    Understanding Connections to Your Motivation Level By: Siphiwe Baleka, Founder, Fitness Trucking In the September-October issue of RoadKing, my article focused on the connection between loneliness and hormones, specifically oxytocin. Prior to that, I wrote several articles...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • elog
    Perspectives of an e-Log Naysayer

    38-year Veteran Driver Discovers ELD Pluses Perceptions of e-log naysayers can differ widely from the realities of drivers who are actively engaged in using electronic logging devices (ELD). What does it take to make a believer out...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • coolbreeze
    Driving Suits Him Well

    Extended Family Thrives at Service One When it comes to lights, chrome, accessories and paint schemes, owner-operators run some of the sharpest looking trucks on the Interstate. When you consider drivers’ industry accomplishments, many—such as TA-Petro Citizen...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • tech-main
    Where Are You on the Technology Ladder?

    Step Up to Make 2018 a Better, More Productive Year Without question, a technology wave is sweeping across the industry. As you read this, the wishing and hoping regarding overthrow or delay of the ELD mandate should...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • drug
    Rebound Headaches Not a Disease

    MOST OFTEN SELF-INFLICTED… SOMETIMES WITH THE HELP OF DOCTORS  BY: DR. JOHN McELLIGOTT, DR. JOHN’S MEDICAL SOLUTIONS Rebound headaches are very common in truckers who self-medicate a headache or other pain conditions. Sometimes prescribed by a healthcare...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • cummins-2
    Focus on the Future

    Cummins Power Technologies Set Pace In addition to the AEOS electric technology introduced on page 14, Cummins executives in a range of disciplines shared their respective visions for the power solutions and energy-diverse products that will power...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • BRIDGET-main
    Fabel on the Fly

    Bridget Fabel is Living the Outdoor Life: Growing up on a 70-acre Christmas tree farm in New Jersey, my family and I spent more time outdoors than indoors. That lesson has stuck with me my whole life....

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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