Land Line Now, Nov. 20, 2019.
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How many truckers can say they’ve hauled a load that will send people into deep space? Walter “Skip” Tillett can. Also, strong words for Uber in NTSB report.
I. Today’s news with Terry Scruton
The latest happenings that affect your life and business.
II. A load for deep space
Every trucker probably has at least one story of an unusual load they’ve hauled, but how many can say they’ve hauled a load that will be used to send people into deep space? One trucker can say he has.
III. Big events coming up for freight
We are ramping up for two big events affecting freight. Also, lane rates jump, and the price of diesel remains relatively stable across the country.
IV. NTSB to Uber – do better
The National Transportation Safety Board had some strong words for Uber in its investigation of an Arizona fatality crash – as well as for federal and state agencies involved. Also, a Senate committee holds a hearing on automated vehicles.
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Links, email addresses, phone numbers and more information
- OOIDA’s TRACER system has issued an alert on a stolen 2015 Ford F250 hot shot. Find more information on the TRACER website or call 202-246-2698 if you have information.
- Get more information about the freight market.
- Keep up to date on fuel prices.
- It’s never too late to share your views with lawmakers. You can do that on the Fighting for Truckers website.