The battle against Indiana’s truck-only toll increase on Capitol Hill

January 15, 2019


LLN (1/14/19) – OOIDA battles Indiana on truck only toll increase on Capitol Hill. Also, the Indy Food Network helps truckers and the needy. And having a dash cam can protect you and help with your insurance.

0:00 – 9:41 – Newscast

9:41 – 24:36 – Indy Food Network

24:36 – 39:22 – Dash cams and insurance

39:22 – 49:09 – Fighting a truck-only toll

Segment 1


Segment 2

Getting stuck with a rejected load can put a trucker in a tough spot. That’s especially true if that load is perishable food. But the Indy Food Network in Indiana has a solution to help both truckers and the needy. Terry Scruton has the story.

Segment 3

Too often when truckers get into an accident, it’s their word against the other person’s. Having something as simple as a dash cam can protect you from a legal standpoint and help with your insurance. Terry Scruton finds out more from Stacey Sanders and Trina McIntyre of OOIDA’s Truck Insurance Department.

  • Find out more information about OOIDA’s Truck Insurance
  • You can also call the insurance department directly at 800-715-9369.
  • If you have a question about truck insurance you’d like answered on the air, call the Land Line Now Listener Comment Line at 800-324-6856.

Segment 4

The battle against a truck-only toll increase in Indiana has spurred a lawsuit, but another front has opened in that fight on Capitol Hill. Mark Reddig talks with Nile Elam of OOIDA’s Washington, D.C., office.