• 01:56

    Truck Parking Shortage: Drivers at Risk

    in Current Events

    With the shortage of safe and secure parking for our nation's truck drivers back in the news, join us as we discuss the dangers drivers face every day because of the lack of safe truck parking availability.


    Who is responsible for putting drivers at added risk? Where are the most difficult areas to find truck parking? How are regulations adding to the already dangerous parking situations? Who doesn't want to see more available truck parking?


    Our guests include Hope Rivenburg of Jason's Law, Desiree Wood of Real Women in Trucking and our special guests, Ashley Boeglin and David Clark, wife and father-in-law of Michael Boeglin.


    We will also review some startling results of the 2013 National Truck Parking Survey led by Hope and the detailed data analysis performed by Ms. Wood.


    Join us for this very important broadcast.

  • 02:00

    The Truck Driver Shortage Fabrication

    in Current Events

    Open line discussion of how CDL training, CSA 2010 and Cross Border Trucking relates to the trucking industry reports of a massive truck driver shortage in the United States.
    Also, for the first time anywhere, hear the debut of the song dedicated to Jason Rivenburg, in support of Jason's Law: "A Prayer for Jason" - ONLY on Truth About Trucking "LIVE."

  • 02:00

    What is too much motor for a daily driver?

    in Automotive

    At what point is it not a daily driver anymore?

  • 00:58

    Entry-Level Driver Training Requirements 380.503(a)&(b)&(d)

    in Training

    Our last show talked about 380.503(c) Driver Wellness.  In this show we will be discussing Driver Qualifications Requirements, Hours of Service, and Wistleblower Protection as they pertain to entry-level driver driver training requirements.  Please join us for part 2 of Entry -Level Driver Training Requirements.


    DISCLAIMER:  We do not pretend to have all the answers nor know all the regulations, rules and rights.  Remember states have the right to adopt all or some of the Federal Regulations so you must know your state laws as well as the Federal laws.  We offer an arena to discuss both our and your experiences and best practices.  Please keep in mind our goal is to improve the safety of our highways and byways across our great nation.  We humbly defer to the regulatory agencies both state and federal to help all of us be the safest we can be. 


    We encourage everyone to contact the appropriate regulatory agency directly, however if you are not comfortable doing that please contact the Safetymentor, the email address is safetymentor1856@gmail.com IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU KEEP THIS EMAIL ADDRESS FOR OUR FUTURE CONTESTS,  you can also contact our  office at 970-858-4445 (cell 970-216-2523).

  • 00:50

    New Entry Driver Training Requirements; Health Wellness

    in Training

    Our next radio program will be on February 19, at 4:30 pm (mountain time). You can listen to the program by going to http://www.blogtalkradio.com/triplerrroftrucking, Guest call in number for this show is (347) 857-3624. The next program is is entitled "Entry Level Driver Training Requirements; Driver Wellness".


    JOIN US TODAY FOR OUR BLOG RADIO SHOW, 380.503(c) Entry Level driver training requirements; Driver Wellness


    We're hoping to have a lively discussion regarding experiences maintaining health while driving down the road.  What are you struggling with?  What have you found that works for you?  What didn't work?  What do you wish employers would provide to help you maintain your health or improve it?


    Always seek medical advice before begining any new diet.


    DISCLAIMER:  We do not pretend to have all the answers nor know all the regulations, rules and rights.  Remember states have the right to adopt all or some of the Federal Regulations so you must know your state laws as well as the Federal laws.  We offer an arena to discuss both our and your experiences and best practices.  Please keep in mind our goal is to improve the safety of our highways and byways across our great nation.  We humbly defer to the regulatory agencies both state and federal to help all of us be the safest we can be. 


    We encourage everyone to contact the appropriate regulatory agency directly, however if you are not comfortable doing that please contact the Safetymentor, the email address is safetymentor1856@gmail.com IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU KEEP THIS EMAIL ADDRESS FOR OUR FUTURE CONTESTS,  you can also contact our  office at 970-858-4445 (cell 970-216-2523).


     

  • 01:27

    Driver Image and the Outcome Effects on Trucking Issues

    in Current Events

    Our special guest is Brian Carlson of the Drive for Freedom (DFF) Organization, a non-profit advocacy organization under section 501(c)(3.


    Brian and the DFF take driver image seriously, believing that one must take responsibility and lead by example if professional drivers are going to be able to accomplish positive change for their industry.


    As DFF states on their website, “Our aim is to highlight the importance of Professional Drivers, taking full responsibility for the direction of our industry" and as part of an industry drive, DFF has created the “Drive It Right or Park It” Campaign.


    Join the discussion and share your thoughts as we discuss how driver image affects perception and the outcome of many of the troubling issues which drivers face today such as: wages, safety, classification, truck parking, respect and regulations.


    6 PM ET: Call-in number: 347-826-9170

  • 00:29

    Driver Qualification File Dos and Don't

    in Training

    Open discussion regarding the driver qualification file FMCSA requirements.  What should be included or not.  Should your driver qualification be user friendly or bare bones to only meet regulations?  Pro and cons of information contained in the driver qualification file.

  • 01:30

    The Real Facts on the Truck Driver Shortage

    in Current Events

    Reports are showing that there is currently a truck driver shortage of 20,000 drivers in the United States, with that figure growing to 114,000 by the year 2014.
    What is the real truth behind the truck driver shortage? 72,000 drivers lost their jobs in 2008 alone, yet presently they cannot fill 20,000 positions?
    Open discussion on the real facts about the driver shortage myth. Other topics will include problems with the current state of truck driver training and opening the Mexican border.

  • 00:31

    Food Truck Wars and Start Up Adventures

    in Business

    From hot grease to hot tempers, starting a food truck ins't as easy as it looks. Creating a business model, a business plan, raising capital and purchasing the right equipment are just the tip of the ice berg. Growing competition in the market, changing consumer tastes, and finding prime real estate can make or break your new food truck company. Learn from the pros on Disrupt Radio. Host, Cynthia Nevels, chats with Tracy Tolbert, owner of Chickcan Shaq On Da Run food truck, Fernando Marri owner of Boteco Food Truck in Austin, TX, Maribel Rubio and Alma Rangel founders of Down to Earth Vegan and Vegetarian Cuisine food truck, and Aaron Johnson of Neighborhood Ice Cream Truck. These pros are no stranger to conecession management and culinary arts and they will dish the goods on the wild adventures each have experienced launching their speciality food trucks. Learn how their businesses are disrupting the food truck industry and what it really takes to start your own company. Tune in January 27, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. CST for this exciting new episode. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook @DisruptiveView.

  • 01:54

    Whats a good ET time for a daily driver? Why handicap your car for someone?

    in Automotive

    Whats a good ET time for a daily driver? Why handicap your car for someone?

  • 01:51

    Addressing Truck Driver Health Concerns , Causes and Solutions

    in Health

    For the month of JUNE, Truth About Trucking "Live" Radio will be dedicated to Truck Driver Health concerns including obstacles and challenges that drivers face on a daily basis. For our first part of our series, we will address the serious state of truck driver health, including the illnesses drivers face, the choices they have made in the past and the viable decisions they are now making: Real life solutions for a better quality of life.


    Our speical guests are three professional truck drivers who will share their testimonials and explain how they have changed their lives and also how they are mentoring and encouraging other drivers to change theirs as well. Their continual research for better health has created a wealth of knowledge among them which they will share as we kick off our first part of our Truck Driver Health series.


    Donna will also share some of her insight she has learned and applied on living a healthier lifestyle, once finally diagnosed with Crohn's Disease.


    Our special driver guests include: Mike Adams of Truckin Fitness, Tom Kyrk of Trucking Solutions Group and Road Tested Living and Rich Chelson of Essante Organics.


    Join us as we address the causes of many driver illnesses, including: obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, arthritis, joint pain, digestive and many others for this SPECIAL Truck Driver Health Series.

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