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  • Fatigue statistic ‘not accurate,’ report author says

    By David Tanner, Associate Editor - Land Line
    Posted May 12th 2011 6:04AM
    An often-repeated statistic that fatigue is a factor in 30-40 percent of fatal crashes involving trucks is not accurat...
  • Indiana latest to ban texting

    By Overdrive Staff
    Posted May 12th 2011 6:01AM
    Indiana becomes the 32nd state to prohibit texting while driving after Gov. Mitch Daniels signed a new law. Effecti...
  • 40th Anniversary MATS an Immense Success

    By Carol Hill
    Posted May 11th 2011 9:02AM
    The 2011 Mid-America Trucking Show was truly an anniversary event to remember. With 1,039 exhibiting companies and m...
  • Lawmaker plans to reintroduce ‘Jason’s Law’ bill on May 11

    By Clarissa Kell-Holland, staff writer - Land Line
    Posted May 11th 2011 8:59AM
    Hope Rivenburg, widow of slain truck driver Jason Rivenburg, will be in Washington, DC, as a U.S. lawmaker plans to r...
  • I-40 lanes in Ark. reopened

    By Overdrive Staff
    Posted May 11th 2011 8:26AM
    I-40 lanes in both directions in Arkansas have been reopened after being closed last week from flooding. The westbo...