June 2012 Magazine Archive
June 2012 Magazine Issue

Cover Story

The big squeeze

With electronic on-board recorders, an employer controlling your every move could stretch your driving hours to the limit without regard for nutrition, exercise, your personal needs or whether your pet needs to find a patch of grass. In those carriers' zeal to maximize productivity, your need to be flexible and use your own professional judgment to plan your trip gets sacrificed in the name of ….The big squeeze.

By David Tanner, Sandi Soendker
and Land Line Staff

Failing the grade
By David Tanner

Layover at Lake Lucas
By Sandi Soendker

How flow can you go?
By Paul Abelson

Mafia secrets
By Bryan "Boss Man" Martin

Maintenance Q&A
By Paul Abelson

Loyalty over the long haul
By Jeff Barker

The long arm of CARB
By Paul Abelson

‘Send us money for your background check’
By Charlie Morasch

Tax tips
By Howard Abrams

Road law
By Jeff McConnell and Jame Mennella

By Bill Hudgins

By Gordon Alkire

Roses & Razzberries
By Terry Scruton