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  • homer-main
    Avoid Bitter-Cold Disappointment

    6 Tips to Help You Prepare for Sub-Freezing Temps As winter’s bitter cold arrives, the possibility of a no-start condition increases significantly. Not only can a no-start cause huge delays and the accompanying revenue loss, but the...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • West-Coast-is-Clear
    How the Air Resources Board in California works

    Emissions regulations for trucks are tougher in California, but often signal what’s to come nationwide. Elizabeth White, the state’s Air Resources Board’s (ARB) manager of On-Road Compliance Assistance Section, Heavy Duty Diesel Implementation Branch, offers insight into...

    • Posted July 1, 2015
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  • TruckMatters-DOwen
    NASTC gives small carriers a boost

    The National Association of Small Trucking Companies (NASTC) brings together thousands of smaller carriers to give them a stronger standing in the industry. Road King spoke to NASTC President, David Owen, about the organization’s goals for its...

    • Posted May 7, 2015
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  • truckers-taxes
    How drivers can ease the stress of tax time

    With April 15 approaching, Road King sought out advice from an expert on federal income tax. Eric Smith, spokesperson for the IRS, offered this advice for professional drivers. Q What is the most important thing a driver...

    • Posted March 2, 2015
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  • T-Matters-Chuck-Horan-FMCSA
    Truckers must seek out a USDOT-certified medical examiner for their physicals

    Starting in May 2014, commercial truck drivers have been required to have their USDOT medical exam performed by a medical professional listed on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME). Road King spoke to Chuck Horan,...

    • Posted January 2, 2015
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