May 11, 2015
Thousands of spectators lined the roads in the Lancaster, Pennsylvania, area as hundreds of truckers (and some unusual other vehicles) took part in the annual Make-A-Wish Mother's Day Truck Convoy.
Tags: Pennsylvania, Image, Make-A-Wish
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Monday, May 11, 2015 1:48 PM | » Comments(0)
November 3, 2014
Last Thursday, more than 300 people celebrated the harvesting of the 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree before it was loaded onto a tractor-trailer for a special tour on its way to Washington, D.C. Deborah Lockridge has more in her All That's Trucking blog.
Tags: Kenworth, Eaton, PeopleNet, Image, Minnesota Trucking Association, Trucking Moves American Forward, ALK
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Monday, November 3, 2014 12:10 PM | » Comments(0)
September 15, 2014
We're turning over "All That's Trucking" today to Greg Fulton, president of the Colorado Motor Carriers Association, who wants to know, why don't state governments worry about keeping or attracting trucking and logistics companies the way they would a high-tech company?
Tags: Image, Colorado Motor Carriers Association
Author: Greg Fulton | Posted @ Monday, September 15, 2014 7:08 AM | » Comments(0)
August 19, 2014
A dash-cam video that surfaced this week of a trucker's reaction after witnessing a fiery crash paints a portrait of truckers that's good for the industry. Deborah Lockridge explains in her All That's Trucking blog.
Tags: Accidents, Image, I-10, Mississippi
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Tuesday, August 19, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
August 7, 2014
A CNBC series called "Collision Course" has drawn a heated response from the American Trucking Associations, which called it "an outrageously inaccurate image" of the industry. Here's what Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge has to say.
Tags: American Trucking Associations, Anne Ferro, Safety & Compliance, Image
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Thursday, August 7, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
August 5, 2014
As a former Girl Scout, a Girl Scout leader for the past three years, and a trucking editor for 24, Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge is thrilled to see continuing efforts to educate young people in both Boy Scouting and Girl Scouting about the trucking industry.
Tags: Trucker Buddy, Image, Women in Trucking, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Tuesday, August 5, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
June 11, 2014
The crash that critically injured comedian Tracy Morgan and killed another passenger in his vehicle has generated a media frenzy about last week's move to suspend a controversial portion of the new hours of service regulations. Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge looks at the situation in her All That's Trucking blog.
Tags: Congress, Hours of Service, Fatigue, In the Media, Image, 34-Hour Restart
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Wednesday, June 11, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
May 6, 2014
Fracking may be a boom opportunity for trucking fleets carrying water, sand, chemicals and other supplies to the oil and natural gas fields, but all those trucks cause problems on area roads.
Tags: Accidents, Image, Fracking
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Tuesday, May 6, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
April 10, 2014
Deborah Lockridge follows up on a special event at the Mid-America Trucking Show, where more than 200 Boy Scouts earned a badge about truck transportation.
Tags: Trucker Buddy, Image, Mid-America Trucking Show, Boy Scouts
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
March 24, 2014
If you are at the Mid-America Trucking Show on Saturday, you may see a lot of Boy Scout uniforms. Find out why in Deborah Lockridge's "All That's Trucking" blog.
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Monday, March 24, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(1)
February 20, 2014
Corporate anniversaries are often marked with special parties for employees, customers and communities. But Love's celebrated its 50th anniversary on Valentine's day with hundreds of employees volunteering in the community.
Tags: Love's Travel Stops, Truckstops, Image, Community Outreach, Charity
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Thursday, February 20, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
October 24, 2013
Guest writer Evan Lockridge wonders if a new image campaign could accomplish not only more than previous campaigns, but also a more united trucking front, in this On the Road blog post.
Tags: Drivers, ATA, Image, ATA2013
Author: Evan Lockridge | Posted @ Thursday, October 24, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(3)
June 19, 2013
A great way to help improve trucking's image is to reach people when they're young, says Deborah Lockridge in her "All That's Trucking" Blog. Have you thought about reaching out to Scouts?
Tags: Minnesota, Image, Boy Scouts
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Wednesday, June 19, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
November 6, 2012
"Here we are, I'm 15 years old, my cousin is 14, we're here at a truckstop, you know, being forced to work it, being forced to go truck to truck asking, you know, if the guys would like to have sex with us.
Tags: Heroes & Villains, Truckers Against Trafficking, TAT, Image
Author: Deborah Lockridge | Posted @ Tuesday, November 6, 2012 3:20 PM | » Comments(0)
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