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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Cleaner Trucks Initiative Emissions rules for large trucks

Cleaner Trucks Initiative – good or bad?

The EPA has published the first step in a new Cleaner Trucks Initiative – but is it good or bad for truckers? Also, start-of-the-year tax documents.

FMCSA portal takes steps toward starting Beyond Compliance program

FMCSA Portal – it ain’t simple

Any trucker on their own authority must soon create an account on the FMCSA Portal – but it’s not a simple procedure. We’ll have what you need to know.

California's AB5 independent contractor law over image of lines of trucks a a California port

Left coast truckers on split speed, AB5

Truckers in California are speaking loudly about split speed limits and the AB5 independent contractor law. Also, do you fix the truck, or make it pretty?