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Eyes on the Road with PrePass

Latest Episodes

Podcast #31: FMCSA Proposes Hours of Service Changes for Truckers. Learn What It Means for You.
September 18, 2019

Following years of complaints by truck drivers and fleets about federal hours of service regulations, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has proposed significant changes. Listen to this episode of the “Eyes on the Road” podcast,

Podcast #30: New, Independent Study Reveals Shippers Prefer Truckers Who Use Weigh Station Bypass
August 30, 2019

The benefits of weigh station bypass for truckers is undeniable – both drivers and fleets save time and money by not having to wait in lines at weigh stations and can just drive on by. Now there is new research that shows another big benefit.

Podcast #29: Former Cop Tells How Truckers Can Best Deal with Law Enforcement to Reduce Delays
August 15, 2019

In every truck driver’s career, they will have to interact with law enforcement officers on multiple occasions. But how they handle these meetings can mean the difference between the encounter being short to being very long,

Podcast #28: How Truck Drivers and Trucking Fleets Can Help Stop Human Trafficking
July 30, 2019

Millions of people worldwide, including many in the U.S., are caught up in the web of human trafficking, but thanks to the efforts of one group, both truck drivers and fleets can help put a stop to it.

Podcast #27: Talk About Autonomous Trucking Takes a Break
July 16, 2019

A future in which many were predicting driverless trucks would be taking over the highways in about a decade seems to have taken a time-out. Here's why.

Podcast #26: What Drivers and Fleets Need to Know About Safely Trucking Through Dangerous Mountain Areas
June 28, 2019

A truck crash along a mountainous portion of I-70 in Colorado earlier this year, killing four people and injuring at least six, has highlighted the dangers of driving along steep grades. Host Evan Lockridge talks with an expert who trains truckers to d...

Podcast #25: Different Forces May Reshape Long-Haul Trucking into More Regional Operations
June 14, 2019

Host Evan Lockridge talks with Rick Mihelic, director of future technologies studies at NACFE. They discuss how increased regional trucking could lead to better driver retention, more alternative fuel use and affect truck safety.

Podcast #24: Thinking of Becoming an Owner-Operator Trucker? Get the Keys to Success.
May 31, 2019

Listen to this “Eyes on the Road” podcast, presented by PrePass, as host Evan Lockridge talks with Lewie Pugh, executive vice-president of the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association.

Podcast #23: 7 Things You Need to Know About the Upcoming AOBRD Deadline
May 15, 2019

The deadline for those using automatic on-board recording devices to switch to ELDs is near the end of the year. But if you wait too close to the deadline to comply, you may find yourself unable to drive.

Podcast #22: How to Survive and Pass Roadcheck and Other Roadside Truck Inspections
April 30, 2019

Listen to this latest episode of the “Eyes on The Road” podcast, presented by PrePass, as host Evan Lockridge discusses the keys to passing roadside truck inspections.