All posts tagged "highway"

  • RoadKing Mag
    Out My Windshield: Roadside Inspections

    Road King Senior Editor David Kolman gives truckers information on what triggers officers to flag down a rig for a roadside inspection

    • Posted June 1, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Out My Windshield: Good Deeds

    Road King Sr. Editor David Kolman experiences that old-fashioned trucker courtesy when his rig breaks down

    • Posted May 12, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Finally, Roadability Accountability

    If you’re like me and occasionally pull intermodal containers, there’s some good news.The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has finally done something about the condition of these vehicles.

    • Posted May 5, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Truck Convoy Transports World Trade Center Steel

    The events of 9/11 affected him deeply, coinciding with a time when he was dealing with a number of personal setbacks. So his participation in a 28-truck convoy to transport parts of the World Trade Center...

    • Posted April 23, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Costs Per Crash

    The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration released an extensive study of the actual costs of crashes involving many types of trucks - including medium and heavy duty vehicles. The numbers are staggering.

    • Posted April 23, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Out My Windshield: Seatbelts

    Road King Sr. Editor David Kolman explains why truckers need to stay buckled up at traffic stops:

    • Posted February 2, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Continued Safety Improvement

    The truck-involved fatality rate had its largest year-to-year drop ever, declining by 12.3 percent, to 1.86 per 100 million miles in 2008.

    • Posted January 20, 2010
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