Mark Reddig

Land Line Now Host

Mark H. Reddig first came to OOIDA in November of 2002 as a writer and editor at the association’s publication, Land Line Magazine. A winner of several national awards for his work at the magazine, Reddig is a veteran journalist and member of the Society of Professional Journalists and the Kansas City Press Club. He previously served as an editor for several local newspapers in Kansas and Missouri and was editor of a Web site that covered the telecommunications industry. He grew up with connections to the trucking industry: As a teenager, he worked part-time for his father, who operated truck tire centers for Firestone Tire and Rubber Co.; members of his extended family worked for White Truck.

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Mark Reddig

CSA and DataQ – is reform ahead?

OOIDA has long pointed out shortcomings in both CSA and the DataQ system for handling disputes. Now another push is on to reform the system.

Driver retention

Driver retention: What are they going to do about it?

Two top federal officials recently made it clear they understand driver retention problems in trucking. Now, what will they do about it?

Bobby Bones

Breaking Bobby Bones, trucking style

What you call your job, one TV host calls a daring stunt. Fortunately for Bobby Bones, an OOIDA member helped him learn to drive a truck.