REAL Women in Trucking, Inc. encourages all drivers to unite and become advocates for the industry in order to improve the work and lifestyle environment. They are women truckers that promote safety by educating the public about unsafe truck driver training and creating a network of support for women entering trucking.
photograph by L T Hunter, courtesy of Wikipedia Creative Commons An article compiled from interviews with women truckers: Michelle Corson: 12 years’ experience, Chris Helsly: 9 years’ experience, and Brita Nowak: 17 years’ experience Winter Trucking There’s no doubt that trucking in the winter is dangerous. Winter trucking is also uncomfortable and fear-inducing even for […]
What Does it Cost to Run Your Trucking Company? Chad Boblett is the owner and driver of Boblett Brothers Trucking of Lexington, KY. Chad also founded the Rate Per Mile Masters group on Facebook, a communications hub for more than 20,000 members, including owner-operators, truck drivers, and other transportation and logistics pros. I love trucking, but let’s be […]
Sunday May 12, 2019 – Save the Date AND the Day After! The REAL Women in Trucking will be participating in the 2019 Mother’s Day Truck Convoy to Benefit Make-A-Wish 30 years ago, Make-A-Wish granted young Matt’s wish: to ride in a big truck and talk to his sister, Heather, on a CB radio. Since […]
We are beginning to receive the previously sealed court documents from the CRST Sex Harassment case going on now in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. We have already been sent thousands of pages of testimony that will take time to sift through and read. So far we have received over 47 separate documents In order to make […]
Chad Boblett is the owner and driver of Boblett Brothers Trucking of Lexington, KY. Chad also founded the Rate Per Mile Masters group on Facebook, a communications hub for more than 20,000 members, including owner-operators, truck drivers, and other transportation and logistics pros. My advice to anyone getting their motor carrier authority would be to create a relationship […]
THANK YOU PUBLIC JUSTICE To Read the court opinion, please use this PDF Link. OR , just read the text below. I have made BOLD some areas of interest. IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF IOWA CEDAR RAPIDS DIVISION CATHY SELLARS, CLAUDIA LOPEZ and LESLIE FORTUNE, on behalf of […]
How to Control Fuel Cost: Fleet Cards vs. Credit Cards With gas prices back on the rise, now more than ever fleet managers have to monitor fuel spending. Both proprietary fleet cards and bank-issued credit cards offer fleets the ability to track and set controls on their fuel spending. But the similarities stop there. Fleet […]