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Women Truckers Network

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Trucking Issues for Women: Lifestyle information and advice for those entering truck driver training to make better choices and stay safe.

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We cover 2 topics in our discussion in the episode of the Women Truckers Network phone conference. The Wall Street Journal Article on Truck Parking called "Too Many Trucks, Too Little Parking" PLUS Recent CDL Student Issues... more

Guest: Shelley Uvanile - Hesch, Co-Founder of the Women's Trucking Federation of Canada In our first international Women Truckers Network phone conference, Shelley gives us some insight on cross-border trucking. The difference in... more

Guest: Lynda Maschek Former Trucker turned Licensed Dietician , Lynda Maschek is a health educator for Cigna that joins the Women Truckers Network conference call monthly. Her "Wellness Wednesday" topic educates lady... more

TOPIC: Bloomberg Article > "Six Days on Fumes: A Trucker's Search for Starbucks and Sleep" On December 18, 2014, Bloomberg published an article called originally titled "Exhaustion is her Co-Pilot, 6 Day with a Michigan Trucker"... more

TOPIC: Suspension of the July 2013 Hours of Service Changes The Women Truckers Network Discusses "The Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2015" which was enacted on December 16, 2014,... more

Topic: CR England Asks for Student Trucker Exemption We discuss the application filed by the Notorious CR England, based in Salt Lake City, Utah. This Mega Trucking Fleet that advertises just about everywhere for uninformed new... more

Topic: Trucker Desiree Talks About Getting Started on Twitter Social Media has given truckers the opportunity to speak to the world outside the cabs of their trucks and outside of the industry. Desiree Wood , President of the... more

President Sue Wiese is a former truck driver who founded an organization that utilizes the kindness of trained volunteer truck drivers in a pet transportation network called Operation Roger . Serving pets who are lost, abandoned,... more

PODCAST: Trucker Steve has built a a significant social media following over the years using you tube to make videos about his life on the road. His following has grown from a trucker entertainment channel to the formation of a trucking job... more

Originally recorded 7/7/2012 , Topics covered in this women truckers network rountable discussion include, training expectations from the trainers point of view, personal safety advice, driver conduct and trucking lifestyle challenges that most... more