57 min

TD168: Overtime Pay, 60-ft Trailers, Rising Trucker Pay, & More Trucker Dump - A Trucking Podcast

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In this week’s show, we discuss more about AB5, drug testing, overtime pay, Tesla trucks, 60-ft trailers, new trucking services, apps, and truck stops, and unfortunately a crap-ton of recalls. On the plus side, trucker pay has gone up. So there’s that.


In the feedback section, listeners have follow-up on the rising Pennsylvania toll rates and the new parking program and the ParkUnload app.


This episode of Trucker Dump is sponsored by:



Porter Freight Funding - So many services to offer, including Factoring, Dispatching, Freight Brokering, Fuel Cards, Insurance, and Compliance. Call 205-397-0934 to learn more.



News Links:


Steering gear recall hits 47k Kenworth, Peterbilt trucks from OverdriveOnline.com


Nearly 1400 Daimler trucks recalled for unexpected engine shutdown risk from CDLLife.com


Navistar recalling more than 8,000 LoneStar and LT trucks from LandLine.media


Tesla Semi could be on the road by the end of 2022 from LandLine.media


Walmart rolls out ‘first of its kind’ 60-foot multi-temp reefer trailer from CDLLife.com


Drivewyze integrated into Verizon Connect from OverdriveOnline.com





DAT launches new mobile app from OverdriveOnline.com


U.S. DOT considers electronic forms for drug testing program from LandLine.media


Submit your comments on the electronic forms for the drug and alcohol testing.


Overtime pay for employee drivers: Market benefits and drawbacks from OverdriveOnline.com


Washington State formula for overtime pay


Truck driver salary increased significantly in 2021, according to study from CDLLife.com


Schneider driver ruled an employee in federal court appeal from FreightWaves.com


What’s happening with AB5? The OOIDA Foundation explains from LandLine.media


Pilot renovates six locations from OverdriveOnline.com


Listener Feedback:


Trevor and Matt have thoughts on the rising Pennsylvania toll rates.


Bruce shares his experience with the ParkUnload app and shares photos too (see bottom of post)!


Show info:


You can email your comments, suggestions, questions, or insults to TruckerDump@gmail.com


Join the Trucker Dump Podcast Facebook Group


Join the Trucker Dump Slack Group by emailing me at TruckerDump@gmail.com


Got a second to Rate and/or Review the podcast?


Download the intro/outro songs for free! courtesy of Walking On Einstein

In this week’s show, we discuss more about AB5, drug testing, overtime pay, Tesla trucks, 60-ft trailers, new trucking services, apps, and truck stops, and unfortunately a crap-ton of recalls. On the plus side, trucker pay has gone up. So there’s that.


In the feedback section, listeners have follow-up on the rising Pennsylvania toll rates and the new parking program and the ParkUnload app.


This episode of Trucker Dump is sponsored by:



Porter Freight Funding - So many services to offer, including Factoring, Dispatching, Freight Brokering, Fuel Cards, Insurance, and Compliance. Call 205-397-0934 to learn more.



News Links:


Steering gear recall hits 47k Kenworth, Peterbilt trucks from OverdriveOnline.com


Nearly 1400 Daimler trucks recalled for unexpected engine shutdown risk from CDLLife.com


Navistar recalling more than 8,000 LoneStar and LT trucks from LandLine.media


Tesla Semi could be on the road by the end of 2022 from LandLine.media


Walmart rolls out ‘first of its kind’ 60-foot multi-temp reefer trailer from CDLLife.com


Drivewyze integrated into Verizon Connect from OverdriveOnline.com





DAT launches new mobile app from OverdriveOnline.com


U.S. DOT considers electronic forms for drug testing program from LandLine.media


Submit your comments on the electronic forms for the drug and alcohol testing.


Overtime pay for employee drivers: Market benefits and drawbacks from OverdriveOnline.com


Washington State formula for overtime pay


Truck driver salary increased significantly in 2021, according to study from CDLLife.com


Schneider driver ruled an employee in federal court appeal from FreightWaves.com


What’s happening with AB5? The OOIDA Foundation explains from LandLine.media


Pilot renovates six locations from OverdriveOnline.com


Listener Feedback:


Trevor and Matt have thoughts on the rising Pennsylvania toll rates.


Bruce shares his experience with the ParkUnload app and shares photos too (see bottom of post)!


Show info:


You can email your comments, suggestions, questions, or insults to TruckerDump@gmail.com


Join the Trucker Dump Podcast Facebook Group


Join the Trucker Dump Slack Group by emailing me at TruckerDump@gmail.com


Got a second to Rate and/or Review the podcast?


Download the intro/outro songs for free! courtesy of Walking On Einstein

57 min