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27 April 2017

Ambassador Tom Kyrk: Truck stop solutions to family and trucker travel

Whether you drive a truck for a living, a camper during family vacations, or a personal vehicle on a daily commute, every one of us has seen some very interesting things at stops along the road. Some of the more unusual things I have encountered over the years, specifically at truck stops like Pilot, Flying […]

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18 April 2017

Tech for Construction: PPE & Noise Exposure

Exposure to environmental noise is one of the leading causes of hearing loss throughout the world. Every day we are flooded with transport, industrial and recreational noises. Some people have the added hazard of excessive noise in the workplace, like a construction site or warehouse, for example. This constant exposure wears down the delicate nerve […]

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12 April 2017

Ambassador Wendy Parker: Kicking off Truck Show Season at MATS 2017

  If you’re a fan of chromed covered, tricked out show trucks, Louisville was definitely the place to be last week for MATS. The show attracts 70,000 attendees and 1,000+ exhibitors from throughout the United States and abroad. Since 1972, the Young family has hosted the most diversified group of trucking professionals and manufacturers at […]

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23 March 2017

Ambassador Tom Kyrk: Oddball items for every trucker’s emergency travel kit

As a road warrior, over the years I have come to collect a rather odd assortment of things in and on my truck. To someone who may not spend as much time on the road as some of my fellow drivers and I do, these may seem like strange items. Yet these things can be […]

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15 March 2017

Spring Break travel tips: how to pack for any locale

  It’s March, which means people all over the country — particularly those in the northern states — are escaping the cold to hit the beach. Travel insurance provider Allianz Global Assistance recently released a list of the most popular spring break destinations for 2017. Surprising no one, warm-weather locales such as Orlando, Las Vegas, […]

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