Eyes on the Road with PrePass

Eyes on the Road with PrePass

Latest Episodes

Podcast #42: What Truck Drivers and Fleets Can Expect from Hours of Service Rules Changes
June 08, 2020

Listen to this episode of the “Eyes on the Road” trucking podcast, presented by PrePass, as host Evan Lockridge talks with Warren Hoemann, former FMCSA deputy administrator and now a PrePass consultant, about how hours of service rules changes will eff...

Podcast #41: The Challenging Road to a Trucking Recovery Following COVID-19
May 14, 2020

While the trucking industry is dealing with the most adverse business conditions in decades following the COVID-19 outbreak, there may be some reasons for optimism. Listen to this episode of the “Eyes on the Road” podcast, presented by PrePass,

Podcast #40: Trucking Fleet Finds New Life after Losing Most of its Business to COVID-19
April 21, 2020

In this episode of the “Eyes on the Road” podcast, host Evan Lockridge talks with Chip Warterfield of the trucking company Upstaging Lighting and Transport. They talk about what Upstaging, including its drivers and other employees,

Podcast #39: 5 Trucking Trends for Drivers and Fleets to Watch
April 02, 2020

Listen to this episode of the “Eyes on the Road” podcast, presented by PrePass, as host Evan Lockridge talks with Kelly Frey with PrePass about five trends that will shape trucking in 2020 and beyond. They talk about the effects of marijuana legalizati...

Podcast #38: Skyrocketing Trucking Insurance Rates and How to Deal with Cost Increases
February 24, 2020

Guest: Rich Bren, vice president of insurance, PFA Transportation Insurance and Surety Services - Both owner-operator truckers and trucking fleets of all sizes are contending with ever escalating insurance rates.

Podcast #37: How to Avoid Common Mistakes with Your Truck’s ELD So You Don’t Get Penalized
February 03, 2020

It’s been only a little more than a month since the final federal mandate took effect requiring most truck drivers to use electronic logging devices to track their hours behind the wheel. However, figures show a good number of drivers are being cited b...

Podcast #36: Get The Details on New Trucking Regulations Coming in 2020
January 06, 2020

While 2020 has just gotten underway, it’s already shaping up to be one of the busiest years in quite a while when it comes to new trucking regulations taking effect as well as those under development. Listen to this new episode of the “Eyes on the Road...

Podcast #35: Number of Speeding Truckers Skyrockets. Why You Should Be Concerned.
December 10, 2019

New analysis of federal records shows the number of truckers driving above the speed limit has increased dramatically over the past three years and it’s showing no signs of letting up. In this latest episode of the “Eyes on the Road” podcast,

Podcast #34: Truckers Still Cheating on Logs with ELDs but It’s Easier to Get Caught
November 20, 2019

The problem of truck drivers cheating on their logs hasn’t gone away with the disappearance of paper logbooks and the electronic logging device mandate that followed. However, in order to catch this activity,

Podcast #33: As Marijuana Increasingly Becomes Legal Trucking Faces Big Challenges
October 30, 2019

As marijuana increasingly becomes legal for either recreational or medical use in more states, trucking fleets are seeing greater marijuana use by truck drivers despite a federal prohibition. This introduces a variety of safety concerns.