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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What shows up on my CSA score

What shows up on my CSA score?

When we’re talking about warnings vs. a traffic ticket – what exactly shows up on my CSA score? Also, some states consider cap and trade to fund roads.

crash preventability downtime

Recovering money lost to downtime

When a crash causes downtime, truckers can lose money, including loads they are unable to haul. So can you recover that money? One expert says yes.

care package

Care packages important years later

A care package’s contents come and go quickly, but their impact remains, even years later. One soldier explains as we enter Day 5 of Truckers for Troops.