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Featured Guest Archive 2011

December

The Year in Review, Part IV Mark Reddig talks with OOIDA President Jim Johnston about some of the major court cases in the trucking industry from 2011; Terry Scruton and Jami Jones bring us some end of year Roses and Razzberries, and we'll hear more year in review from our nation's capital from Cyndi Cramblett of OOIDA.

Air date: Dec 30, 2011
Jim Johnston

The Year in Review, Part III Terry Scruton, Joe Rajkovacz and Jami Jones will discuss the biggest regulatory issues confronting truckers from 2011; Reed Black and Keith Goble will go over more 2011 state legislative highlights; and I'll discuss more big stories from the past year in our nation's capital with Laura O'Neill of OOIDA.

Air date: Dec 29, 2011
Laura O'Neill

The Year in Review, Part II Reed Black will bring us some of his favorite 2011 stories in a special edition of Follow Ups; Terry Scruton will review the year in fuel; and we'll start a three-day-long look back at the year in Washington, DC, with Ryan Bowley of OOIDA.

Air date: Dec 28, 2011
Ryan Bowley

The Year in Review, Part 1 Terry Scruton reviews the top stories of the year from Land Line Magazine; he also discusses demand for trucking services during 2011 with TransCore; and Reed Black and Keith Goble discuss the year in state legislation.

Air date: Dec 27, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Dec 22, 2011
Jami Jones

Service Branch Rivalry For a Good Cause Reed Black brings us the results of the competition between veterans of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard during the Truckers for Troops Telethon.

Air date: Dec 21, 2011

Truckloads of Treasures Terry Scruton reports on a holiday fund-raiser by ConWay Truckload drivers to help the less fortunate.

Air date: Dec 20, 2011

Those Pesky End-of-Year Tax Details Mark Reddig gets some information on what you need to do from Shasta 5/of MBA Tax and Bookkeeping.

Air date: Dec 19, 2011
Shasta May

Those Pesky End-of-Year Tax Details Mark Reddig gets some information on what you need to do from Shasta 5/of MBA Tax and Bookkeeping.

Air date: Dec 16, 2011
Shasta May

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Dec 15, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Road Law Terry Scruton gets some legal advice from attorneys Jeff McConnell and James Mennella the guys from Road Law, a firm that specializes in trucking issues.

Air date: Dec 13, 2011
Jeff McConnell and James Mennella

Protect Yourself Mark Reddig discusses how truckers can avoid identity theft with Stephen Mueller of OneBeacon.

Air date: Dec 12, 2011
Stephen Mueller

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers including medical certification changes and the new hand-held cell phone ban with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Dec 01, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

November

Oh Christmas Tree' Retired trucker Duane Brusseau was surprised by the public enthusiasm as he hauled the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree from a California forest to Washington, DC. Reed Black reports.

Air date: Nov 30, 2011

Goodyear Highway Hero Terry Scruton gets an update from this year's winner on how he's doing, and offers more information about the award.

Air date: Nov 29, 2011

Incorporating Some Good Information Mark Reddig talks with Shasta 5/of MBA Tax and Bookkeeping Service about when and why a trucker might want to turn his operations into a corporation.

Air date: Nov 28, 2011
Shasta May

The Power of Song Last summer, the Twilight Wish Foundation hooked up 82-year-old Margarette Kirsch of Merrill Island, FL, with former trucker and singer-songwriter Annabella Wood. The two women crossed the country twice in an 18-wheeler dispensing encouraging words to people in retirement homes along the way. Reed Black will report.

Air date: Nov 23, 2011
Annabella Wood

A Case of What's Right Mark Reddig talks with OOIDA President and CEO Jim Johnston about a letter he sent to FMCSA Administrator Anne Ferro regarding EOBRs, plus a number of related issues.

Air date: Nov 21, 2011
Jim Johnston

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Nov 21, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Insurance Interchange Terry Scruton gets some advice from our own in-house truck insurance expert, Ed Briley.

Air date: Nov 18, 2011
Ed Briley

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Nov 17, 2011
Joe Rajkovaz

Aaron Tippin Terry Scruton catches up with the country music star and former trucker.

Air date: Nov 15, 2011
Aaron Tippin

Takin' the Bypass Mark Reddig talks with Jerry Sims of Gulf Coast Filters about the process of bypass filtration, and how it can help your truck.

Air date: Nov 11, 2011
Jerry Sims

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Nov 10, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

Air date: Nov 09, 2011

Road Law Terry Scruton gets some legal advice from attorneys Jeff McConnell and James Mennella.

Air date: Nov 08, 2011
Jeff McConnell and James Mennella

Weight, Distance Mark Reddig talks with Cathy Koncilia of OOIDA's Permits and Licensing Department about an upcoming deadline for truckers who run miles in New Mexico.

Air date: Nov 07, 2011
Cathy Koncilia

Dirty Business Terry Scruton discusses the ongoing conversation between truckers and fuel suppliers about the price at the pump.

Air date: Nov 04, 2011
Terry Scruton

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Nov 03, 2011
Jami Jones

Magazine Preview Terry Scruton gets a peek inside the upcoming November issue of Land Line Magazine from the publication staff.

Air date: Nov 01, 2011

October

Zombies! Mark Reddig reports on the increasing number of traffic signs warning "Zombies Ahead!" - and where you can help if you encounter zombies while out on the road.

Air date: Oct 31, 2011
Zombies

Stuck in a Bad Teen Movie Jami Jones offers a few thoughts on what sorts of mischief she sees in social media.

Air date: Oct 28, 2011
Jami Jones

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Oct 27, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Hybrid Trucks Reed Black talks with Jim Crouse, a vice president with Capstone Turbine Corporation, about the turbine/electric trucks Kenworth and Peterbilt are testing using his company's technology.

Air date: Oct 26, 2011

Tire Time Terry Scruton gets some advice from Harvey Brodsky of the Retread Tire Association.

Air date: Oct 25, 2011

Scarlet Letter Mark Reddig talks with Joe Boswell of the CMCI Drug Testing Consortium about a misleading letter sent to motor carriers that is leading many to think they must take additional training.

Air date: Oct 24, 2011
Joe Boswell

A Broadside Against Cross Border Trucking Mark Reddig reports on a press conference held by OOIDA at the Otay Mesa, CA, border crossing, during which officials from OOIDA, the Teamsters and Congress - including U.S. Rep Duncan Hunter - discussed why they oppose the program.

Air date: Oct 21, 2011
Rep. Duncan Hunter

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the EPA's Smartway program with OOIDA Director of Regulatory Affairs Joe Rajkovacz.

Air date: Oct 20, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Make Bambi Stop Reed Black reports on an effort to create a deer fence along an interstate in Nebraska.

Air date: Oct 19, 2011

Green Trucker Terry Scruton reports on OOIDA member, trucker and environmentalist Scott Grenerth, who told Congress the EPA's proposed fuel economy standards are a joke.

Air date: Oct 18, 2011
Scott Grenerth

Tax Projections Mark Reddig will talk with Shasta 5/of MBA Tax and Bookkeeping Service about calculating what your taxes will be in the future, and how it can help your business.

Air date: Oct 17, 2011
Shasta May

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Oct 13, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

View from the Hill Terry Scruton has a conversation with former FMCSA Administrator John Hill.

Air date: Oct 11, 2011
John Hill

Tolls and More Land Line Magazine Associate Editor David Tanner interview U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson about toll, interstates, highway finance and more.

Air date: Oct 10, 2011
Glen Thompson

The Politics of Punting Terry Scruton discusses how politicians a continually moving tough decisions further down the road.

Air date: Oct 07, 2011
Terry Scruton

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the recent meeting of CVSA - the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, which writes the out-of-service criteria - with OOIDA Director of Regulatory Affairs Joe Rajkovacz and the association's General Vice President, Woody Chambers.

Air date: Oct 06, 2011
Woody Chambers

Blast from the Past or the Future? Reed Black talks with the CEO of a company that hopes to make engines for cars and trucks that run on a steam turbine heated by lasers and powered by thorium.

Air date: Oct 05, 2011

Tolls and More Land Line Magazine Associate Editor David Tanner interviews U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson about toll, interstates, highway finance and more.

Air date: Oct 04, 2011
Glenn Thompson

September

Smuggle Truck Charlie Morasch offers a few thoughts about a new smartphone game and the way it cheapens a serious problem.

Air date: Sep 30, 2011
Charlie Morasch

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers - including the regular meeting of the CVSA, under way right now - with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA.

Air date: Sep 29, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Shine Up Those Badges, Folks' Reed Black talks with Iowa DOT Director Paul Trombino and Iowa Motor Truck Association President about the possibility of putting 106 DOT motor vehicle inspectors into state patrol uniforms and cars.

Air date: Sep 28, 2011
Paul Trombino

Avoiding ID Theft Mark Reddig discusses why truckers are particularly at risk for identity theft with Stephen C. Mueller of One Beacon, which offers ID theft protection services through OOIDA.

Air date: Sep 27, 2011
Stephen C. Mueller

Minnesota Fatigue Lawsuit Mark Reddig has a second conversation about the court case over Minnesota's fatigue enforcement program with OOIDA President and CEO Jim Johnston, this time over money the state 5/have to pay in the lawsuit.

Air date: Sep 26, 2011
Jim Johnston

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Sep 23, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Minnesota Final Ruling Mark Reddig talks with OOIDA President and CEO Jim Johnston about the final court ruling in the association's case against the state's fatigue enforcement program.

Air date: Sep 22, 2011
Jim Johnston

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

Air date: Sep 20, 2011

Legislative Watch Reed Black talks with Land Line Magazine State Legislative Editor Keith Goble about the OOIDA Legislative Watch page online.

Air date: Sep 20, 2011
Keith Goble

The Border Zone Land Line Magazine Staff Writer Charlie Morasch shares his thoughts on the issues truckers are facing at the Mexico border.

Air date: Sep 16, 2011
Charlie Morasch

Regulatory Roundup - Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Sep 15, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

Air date: Sep 14, 2011
Terry Scruton

Harvey Brodsky Terry Scruton talks with Harvey Brodsky of the Retread Tire Association.

Air date: Sep 13, 2011
Terry Scuton

Market Update Terry Scruton brings us some insight into the current state of the market for trucking services courtesy of the folks at TransCore.

Air date: Sep 12, 2011
Terry Scruton

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Sep 08, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

State Update Reed Black discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine's Keith Goble.

Air date: Sep 07, 2011
Keith Goble

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers - including the recent court decision involving EOBRs - with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Sep 01, 2011
Jami Jones

August

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

Air date: Aug 31, 2011

Market Update Terry Scruton brings us some insight into the current state of the market for trucking services courtesy of the folks at TransCore.

Air date: Aug 29, 2011
Terry Scruton

Twisting the Truth Terry Scruton responds to a newspaper column that regularly bashes truckers.

Air date: Aug 26, 2011
Terry Scruton

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Aug 25, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

Air date: Aug 24, 2011

The Spine Guy Terry Scruton talks with Dr. Richard Kaul of New Jersey Spine and Rehabilitation about the particular back problems truckers suffer.

Air date: Aug 23, 2011

The Border Zone Charlie Morasch talks about the border with Mexico and the problems truckers face there.

Air date: Aug 19, 2011
Charlie Morasch

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Aug 18, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

Air date: Aug 17, 2011

GATS Preview Mark Reddig will bring us a preview of the upcoming Great American Trucking Show, taking place later this month in Dallas, TX.

Air date: Aug 16, 2011

Regional Run Mark Reddig talks with OOIDA's Tom Crowley about an Hours of Service exception designed to make life a little more livable for regional truckers.

Air date: Aug 15, 2011
Tom Crowley

Is There a Doctor in the 'um, Truck? Terry Scruton offers a few thoughts about health, truckers and how one doctor sees the situation.

Air date: Aug 12, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Aug 11, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

Air date: Aug 10, 2011

Your Money Terry Scruton gets some basic, sound, common-sense financial advice from Steve Freidell, a financial services expert.

Air date: Aug 09, 2011
Steve Freidell

The Old Taxi Scam Sandi Soendker talks about an old-time con that shows commercial driver fraud happens in other industries.

Air date: Aug 05, 2011
Sandi Soendker

5-Year Plan Terry Scruton talks with OOIDA's Joe Rajkovacz and Land Line Magazine's Jami Jones about the associations comments regarding the FMCSA's long-term plan.

Air date: Aug 04, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Toll Everything! Reed Black talks with Jack Schenendorf, former vice chair of the National Surface Transportation Policy and Review Study Commission, on his proposal to put tolls of some kind on all highways.

Air date: Aug 03, 2011
Jack Schenendorf

A Hint of Things to Come Mark Reddig brings us comments from U.S. Rep. Jimmy Duncan of Tennessee, chairman of the House Highways Subcommittee, regarding motor carrier safety issues likely to crop up in the next highway bill.

Air date: Aug 02, 2011
Rep. Jimmy Duncan

Magazine Preview Terry Scruton gets an early peek inside the cover of the upcoming August issue of Land Line Magazine from the publication's staff.

Air date: Aug 01, 2011

July

The Agency Speaks Jami Jones will have a discussion with officials from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.

Air date: Jul 29, 2011

State Update Reed Black talks tolls and a bill in Michigan aimed at ditching certain “bad driver” fees with Land Line Magazine State Legislative Editor Keith Goble.

Air date: Jul 28, 2011
Keith Goble

The Safe Way Terry Scruton reports on a congressional hearing into motor carrier safety which included, among the witnesses, OOIDA's Joe Rajkovacz.

Air date: Jul 26, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

It’s Called ‘Renegotiation’ Jami Jones pokes some holes in arguments that the U.S. must engage in cross-border trucking.

Air date: Jul 22, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Mark Reddig will discuss the delay in Form 2290/Heavy Vehicle Use Tax filing this year, and how it could affect you, with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine. 7/21

Air date: Jul 21, 2011

Cab Crashworthiness Reed Black talks with OOIDA Executive Vice President Todd Spencer about the lack of crashworthiness standards for tractor-trailers.

Air date: Jul 20, 2011

Too Much Regulation Mark Reddig talks with U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa about the congressman's quest to cut back on regulation he says is stifling job growth.

Air date: Jul 18, 2011

Insurance Interchange Terry Scruton gets some advice from our own in-house truck insurance expert, Ed Briley.

Air date: Jul 15, 2011
Ed Briley

Regulatory Roundup Mark Reddig will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Jul 14, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Don't Touch That Phone! The executive director of the Governors Highway Safety Association says the group is urging states to "go slow" on banning cell phone use while driving. Reed Black will tell us why.

Air date: Jul 13, 2011

The House and Highways Mark Reddig brings us highlights of the new House plan for a highway bill, and reaction to it, including statements by Rep. John Mica of Florida.

Air date: Jul 12, 2011
Rep. John Mica

CARB "Explains" Charlie Morasch offers a few thoughts about the California agency's recent education efforts.

Air date: Jul 08, 2011
Charlie Morasch

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Jul 07, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers up his regular update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, with a regional breakdown and analysis.

Air date: Jul 06, 2011

Magazine Preview Terry Scruton will get a preview of the upcoming July issue of Land Line Magazine from the publication's staff.

Air date: Jul 05, 2011

Speculating on Speculators Terry Scruton offers a few thoughts about the folks who artificially drive up the price of oil.

Air date: Jul 01, 2011

June

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Jun 30, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Saying Thanks Reed Black reports on a couple who say a trucker's actions saved them from dying in the Joplin, MO, tornado.

Air date: Jun 28, 2011

State Update Reed Black discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine's Keith Goble.

Air date: Jun 28, 2011
Keith Goble

It's the Small Things Mark Reddig talks with Tom Crowley of OOIDA's Business Assistance Department about logging very small periods of time.

Air date: Jun 27, 2011
Tom Crowley

Don't Get Dead Land Line Magazine Managing Editor Sandi Soendker takes a look at some of the good - and not so good - slogans intended to make us safer.

Air date: Jun 24, 2011
Sandi Soendker

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Jun 23, 2011
Jami Jones

Hours of Service Members of Congress took a long hard look at the effect of the proposed Hours of Service on small business truckers - and did not like what they saw. Terry Scruton will have highlights.

Air date: Jun 21, 2011

Outpouring of Support Charlie Morasch offers some advice - and warnings - about attempts to help victims of a disaster.

Air date: Jun 17, 2011
Charlie Morasch

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Jun 16, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Air Freight, Old School Reed Black talks with a man who says cargo can be moved by airships.

Air date: Jun 15, 2011

State Update Reed Black discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine's Keith Goble.

Air date: Jun 14, 2011
Keith Goble

Operation LifeSaver An organization dedicated to reducing truck-train collisions has a new online training tool that some truckers have tested and liked.

Air date: Jun 13, 2011

Your Credit Score Do you really need your credit score? We'll get some answers from Margo Fries of OOIDA's Equipment Finance Department.

Air date: Jun 10, 2011
Margo Fries

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss OOIDA's comments on four recent studies submitted by FMCSA in relation to the new Hours of Service with OOIDA's regulatory experts.

Air date: Jun 09, 2011

Diesel Update Terry Scruton brings us his regular weekly update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, with a regional breakdown and analysis.

Air date: Jun 08, 2011

SuperRigs Terry Scruton talks about this year's big event with Land Line Magazine's Jami Jones, one of the judges.

Air date: Jun 07, 2011

May

Lawmakers need some serious cover fire Jami Jones goes over some background on the recent push to open the U.S. border to trucks based in Mexico.

Air date: May 27, 2011
Jami Jones

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: May 26, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Duel Fuel Reed Black will talk with the president of a company promoting the idea about trucks that run on a combination of diesel and natural gas. He'll also get some analysis from Land Line Magazine Senior Technical Editor Paul Abelson.

Air date: May 25, 2011
Paul Ableson

Retread Info Terry Scruton gets some advice and information from Harvey Brodsky of the Retread Tire Association.

Air date: May 24, 2011

PSP Mark Reddig will bring you some advice from OOIDA about the PSP- the Pre-Employment Screening Program - as well as the DataQ system to challenge incorrect information.

Air date: May 23, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss several pieces of legislation now before Congress that could change regulations with Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: May 20, 2011
Jami Jones

The National Road Reed Black talks with a historian about America's first highway, the so-called National Road or Cumberland Road, which ran from Cumberland, MD, to Wheeling, WV.

Air date: May 19, 2011

Safety Talk Terry Scruton reports on what OOIDA's Todd Spencer and others had to NTSB - the National Transportation Safety Board.

Air date: May 18, 2011
Todd Spencer

Border Crisis What sense does it make to open the border to a nation in the middle of a drug war? Charlie Morasch of Land Line Magazine offers a few thoughts.

Air date: May 13, 2011
Charlie Morasch

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss several upcoming deadlines for truckers to comment on proposed regulations with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: May 12, 2011
Jami Jones

Fueling Thoughts of Change Reed Black talks with a scientist from the Argonne National Laboratories about an experiment to replace diesel in big trucks with gasoline.

Air date: May 11, 2011

Congress is Action Terry Scruton brings us highlights of the latest trucking-related action by our representatives in Washington, DC.

Air date: May 10, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: May 05, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

State Update Reed Black discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine's Keith Goble - including an effort to prevent liability shifting by shippers.

Air date: May 03, 2011
Keith Goble

Magazine Preview Terry Scruton will talk about the 5/issue of Land Line Magazine with Senior Editor Jami Jones and Associate Editor Dave Tanner.

Air date: May 02, 2011
Jami Jones

April

The King and I Terry Scruton discusses the latest front in the battle over truckers' image - a story by Stephen King.

Air date: Apr 29, 2011
Stephen King

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss checking accuracy and errors in CSA reports with OOIDA Director of Regulatory Affairs Joe Rajkovacz, Kip Hough of OOIDA's Business Assistance Department and Land Line Magazine Senior Editor Jami Jones.

Air date: Apr 28, 2011
Kip Hough

CVSA Mark Reddig concludes our coverage of the recent meeting of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance - the organization responsible for the out-of-service criteria - and the decisions made there. Mark Reddig talks with OOIDA officials about the recent meeting: Woody Chambers, Joe Rajkovacz and Doug Morris.

Air date: Apr 27, 2011
Woody Chambers

CVSA The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance - the organization responsible for the out-of-service criteria - recently met, deciding issues with a direct impact on truckers' lives. Mark Reddig continues his discussion with Doug Morris, Woody Chambers and Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA about the recent meeting.

Air date: Apr 26, 2011
Doug Morris

CVSA The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance - the organization responsible for the out-of-service criteria - recently met, deciding issues with a direct impact on truckers' lives. Mark Reddig talks with OOIDA officials (Woody Chambers, Joe Rajkovacz and Doug Morris) about the recent meeting.

Air date: Apr 25, 2011
Woody Chanbers

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Apr 21, 2011
Jami Jones

Our Heroes Reed Black brings us the stories of two families who developed a personal friendship with the truckers who saved their family members - both of whom were honored by the Goodyear Highway Hero program.

Air date: Apr 20, 2011
Joe and Dawn Wooden

Taking On the Ticket Writers Terry Scruton tells us the story of Becky Caldwell, a trucker who decided to fight the ever-increasing number of picky tickets and non-violation violations - and who won her fight.

Air date: Apr 19, 2011
Becky Caldwell

More from MATS Reed Black brings us additional coverage, important announcements and interesting stories from the Mid America Trucking Show, recently held in Louisville, KY.

Air date: Apr 15, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Apr 14, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

More from MATS Mark Reddig brings us additional coverage important announcements and interesting stories from the Mid America Trucking Show, recently held in Louisville, KY.

Air date: Apr 13, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA.

Air date: Apr 07, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton updates us on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, with a regional breakdown and analysis.

Air date: Apr 06, 2011

State Update Reed Black discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine's Keith Goble.

Air date: Apr 05, 2011

March

Road Law Terry Scruton gets some legal advice - and discusses preventable accidents - with Jeff McConnell and James Mennella.

Air date: Mar 29, 2011
Jeff McConnell & James Mennella

MATS Preview Mark Reddig and Reed Black give us a final look ahead at the upcoming Mid America Trucking Show in Louisville, KY, just scant days before the big event begins.

Air date: Mar 28, 2011

The All-Important Rate Confirmation Mark Reddig discusses why it's important with LaDonna Dempton of the collection unit in OOIDA's Business Assistance Department.

Air date: Mar 25, 2011
LaDonna Dempton

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Mar 24, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Fighting for Truckers' Safety Sarah Van Wasshnova, the wife of a trucker who died because of a lack of driver protection devices in his cab, is on a crusade to change the conditions that led to that tragedy. Mark Reddig will talk with Sarah and Laura O'Neill of OOIDA's Washington, DC, office, about their day meeting with congressional officials about that cause.

Air date: Mar 21, 2011
Sara Van Wasshnova

The Writing on the Wall Dale Watkins of OOIDA's Business Assistance Department discusses the rules for marking on tractor-trailers.

Air date: Mar 20, 2011
Dale Watkins

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz and Kip Hough of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Mar 17, 2011
Kip Hough

Concerns Sent to your Address? Reed Black reports that CSA warning letters are going out to trucking companies under the new carrier safety program - and what to do if you get one.

Air date: Mar 16, 2011

Capitol Roundup Terry Scruton reports on several discussions in our nation's capitol involving trucking and transportation issues.

Air date: Mar 15, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Mar 10, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Fighting a Problem Reed Black talks with Women in Trucking President - and OOIDA member - Ellen Voie about the new model anti-harassment policy her group has developed with J.J. Keller.

Air date: Mar 09, 2011
Ellen Voie

Magazine Preview Terry Scruton gets a preview of what you can find in the upcoming March/April issue of Land Line Magazine from members of the publication's staff.

Air date: Mar 08, 2011

Product Placement Charlie Morasch offers an example of where an advertising principal has made its way into a federal regulatory issue.

Air date: Mar 04, 2011
Charlie Morasch

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will talk with Rajkovacz of OOIDA and other association experts about two reports by the North American Council for Freight Efficiency about ways to save fuel.

Air date: Mar 03, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers his regular weekly update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, with a regional breakdown and analysis.

Air date: Mar 02, 2011

MATS Preview Terry Scruton brings us a preview of the upcoming Mid America Trucking Show in Louisville, KY.

Air date: Mar 01, 2011

February

Cashless Tollways Mark Reddig reports on a growing trend toward electronic, license plate and other forms of toll collection that don't involve cash as an option.

Air date: Feb 28, 2011

Tiresome Treatment OOIDA's Norita Taylor talks about how the mainstream media reported on the court decision in Minnesota.

Air date: Feb 25, 2011
Norita Taylor

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers - including a new report on detention time by the Government Accountability Office - with OOIDA Director of Regulatory Affairs Joe Rajkovacz.

Air date: Feb 24, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton brings us his regular update on diesel fuel and crude oil, with a regional breakdown and analysis.

Air date: Feb 23, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Feb 18, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

The Administrator Speaks Terry Scruton discusses the Hours of Service listening session today, plus other important issues, with FMCSA Administrator Anne Ferro.

Air date: Feb 17, 2011
Anne Ferro

Diesel Update Terry Scruton will have his regular update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, with a regional breakdown and analysis.

Air date: Feb 16, 2011

A Truckin' Video Terry Scruton catches up with country singer, former trucker and OOIDA member Leland Martin about his recent video shoot, which included some other OOIDA members.

Air date: Feb 15, 2011
Leland Martin

Take it down at notch Terry Scruton offers a few thoughts about the temperature of political discourse these days.

Air date: Feb 11, 2011
Terry Scruton

EOBRs Terry Scruton will discuss the proposed rule requiring electronic onboard recorders in all trucks with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA.

Air date: Feb 10, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Packing Day Reed Black tells us about the first packing day for the OOIDA Truckers for Troops care packages.

Air date: Feb 09, 2011

State Update Reed Black discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine's Keith Goble.

Air date: Feb 08, 2011
Keith Goble

A Decision in Minnesota Mark Reddig talks with OOIDA President and CEO Jim Johnston about the recent court ruling in the association's case against the state of Minnesota's fatigue enforcement program.

Air date: Feb 04, 2011

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Feb 03, 2011

Distracted? Is distracted driving dangerous? It is, but according to a researcher from DriveCam, it's not the most dangerous problem behind the wheel. Reed Black will have a report.

Air date: Feb 02, 2011

Magazine Preview Terry Scruton gets a look inside the cover of the February issue from the Land Line Magazine staff.

Air date: Feb 01, 2011

January

State Update Reed Black talks with Land Line Magazine's Keith Goble about a New York bill that would mandate snow-free cars and trucks.

Air date: Jan 28, 2011
Keith Goble

White Papers Charlie Morasch offers a few thoughts about a new document that lists quite a few fallacies about truckers and fatigue.

Air date: Jan 27, 2011
Charlie Morasch

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz and Kip Hough of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Jan 27, 2011
Kip Hough

Insurance Interchange Terry Scruton gets some advice from our own in-house truck insurance expert, Ed Briley.

Air date: Jan 24, 2011
Ed Briley

The 10-Year Solution Terry Scruton offers a few thoughts about the decade-long fight to arrive at an Hours of Service regulation everyone can agree on.

Air date: Jan 21, 2011
Terry Scruton

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss making comments to the FMCSA and other agencies regarding regulatory issues with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine. 1/20

Air date: Jan 20, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Diesel Update Terry Scruton offers up his weekly look at the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, with a regional breakdown and analysis.

Air date: Jan 19, 2011

Insurance Interchange Several huge tow bills have been in the news lately. So it's logical to ask - are you covered? Terry Scruton will get some advice from our own in-house insurance expert, Ed Briley.

Air date: Jan 17, 2011
Ed Briley

A bad deal OOIDA's Norita Taylor talks about lease purchase deals - and why they're not such a good deal most of the time.

Air date: Jan 14, 2011
Norita Taylor

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Jan 13, 2011
Jami Jones

Higher Prices in the Future Reed Black talks with the former president of Shell Oil, who explains why he thinks diesel will go to $5 a gallon - or higher.

Air date: Jan 12, 2011

St. Chris Update Terry Scruton reviews the past year's successes and challenges at the St. Christopher Fund with Dr. John McElligott.

Air date: Jan 11, 2011
Dr. John McElligott

Media Madness Terry Scruton offers a few thoughts about political cartoons that just aren't funny.

Air date: Jan 07, 2011
Terry Scruton

Regulatory Roundup Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers - including the Hours of Service - with Joe Rajkovacz of OOIDA Jami Jones of Land Line Magazine.

Air date: Jan 06, 2011
Joe Rajkovacz

Trucker Buddy of the Month Terry Scruton tells us about the latest trucker honored by the school pen-pal program.

Air date: Jan 04, 2011

Insurance Interchange Terry Scruton gets some advice from our own in-house truck insurance expert, Ed Briley.

Air date: Jan 03, 2011
Ed Briley
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