When disasters strike, truckers are among the first on the ground helping wherever and however they can – and such is the case right now in Florida in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian.
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Roses & Razzberries
From Highway Angels who stepped up when no one else did and expanded CDL training opportunities to driver-focused cameras and the worst roads in America – we hand out Roses and Razzberries to those who’ve earned them.
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- Marty Ellis and OOIDA’s tour truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker, are at the Show & Shine for a Special Kind at the St. Joe State Park in Park Hills, Mo. Find upcoming Spirit stops here.
- You can find out more about the Florida Trucking Association on their website. And if you’re outside of Florida but would like to help with recovery efforts visit the American Logistics Aid Network website.
- If you want to submit a Rose or Razzberry for consideration on air or in the magazine, you can send them here, or visit us on Facebook.
- Remember, it’s never too late to contact your lawmakers. You can do that via the Fighting for Truckers website or by calling 202-224-3121.
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- You can donate to the Truckers for Troops fund all year.
- OOIDA has an online resource to provide access to information needed to operate in the coronavirus pandemic. Click on the COVID-19 menu at the top of the page on the Land Line Media website.