Articles by Al Muskewitz


‘Total’ Team Effort

Mississippi Carrier Total Transportation Taking Orientation To Drivers By Al Muskewitz In an effort to help ease some of the pressure on getting drivers to orientation and getting them into the workforce faster, one Mississippi carrier is…



CVSA Postpones International Roadcheck

Normal roadside safety inspections and traffic enforcement will continue By Al Muskewitz The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance has postponed this year’s International Roadcheck out of an abundance of caution over COVID-19 and the trucking industry’s importance to…



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Iowa Providing Lunches for Truckers

By Al MuskewitzTruckers moving goods across Iowa the next two days will have access to a box lunch provided in appreciation of their efforts by the Iowa Motor Truck Association, the Governor’s office and Iowa…



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FMCSA Provides Relief for Drivers During Outbreak

WASHINGTON – The federal government provided relief to the nation’s truckers today by issuing an expanded national emergency declaration to provide hours-of-service relief to drivers transporting emergency relief in response to the nationwide coronavirus outbreak. The…


Montgomery Entities Operating at Full Capacity

By Al Muskewitz While companies across the country are wrestling with ways to keep their businesses going through the challenge of the coronavirus crisis, one Alabama trucking company is reassuring its customers its workforce is there…


COVID-19: One Driver’s Tale of Caution

By Al Muskewitz Buddy White was on his way to the Pacific Northwest earlier this week with his usual load of meat for a major food processor and he couldn’t help feeling uneasy. WHITE It had…