Mark ReddigLand 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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What Mark Has Been Working On
The federal government has proposed guidelines for using drug testing using hair, and no one seems entirely happy with their plan.
CVSA’s annual Roadcheck safety blitz is underway now after a nearly four-month delay. We’ll explain how it works and what to watch for.
A U.S. senator is gathering support to stop an attempted truck insurance increase from passing into law. Also, filing MCS-150 and UCR.