Multimedia Library - Audio

Feb 4, 2008
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OnGuard CSS: Jon Morrison-Reliable and proven

Jon Morrison, president and general manager of Meritor Wabco, talks about how the company's new collision mitigation system is built off proven technology....More
Feb 4, 2008
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OnGuard CSS: Mark Melletat-Driver acceptance and benefits

Mark Melletat, senior manager-marketing and communications, explains why driver acceptance of collision mitigation technology is a critical step for fleets, so carriers can gain the safety benefits this technology offers....More
Feb 4, 2008
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OnGuard CSS: Alan Korn-Building blocks

Alan Korn, chief engineer-vehicle dynamics and control for Meritor Wabco, explains how the OnGuard collision mitigation system is built off existing technology, making it easier to incorporate onto today's heavy-duty trucks....More
Jan 17, 2008
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Guide to Trucking's Future Part 2

Sean concludes his review of FleetOwner's special supplement, looking at the impact different issues -- from emission regulations to safety -- will have on the industry in the years ahead....More
Jan 17, 2008
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Guide to Trucking's Future Part 1

Sean review's FleetOwner's special "Guide to Trucking's Future" supplement, taking a look at the trends that will shape the industry's fortunes down the road....More
Jan 17, 2008
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FedEx vs. the IRS

Sean Kilcarr talks about the mega-fine levied by the IRS against FedEx for misclassifying its 15,000 independent contractors, as the agency claims they are actually treated by FedEx as full-time employees. Sean looks at how that might impact other trucking enterprises as well....More
Jan 17, 2008
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Consolidation and Driver Retention

Sean Kilcarr discusses the consolidation trend occurring in the trucking industry, as carriers get bought out and merge as a way to expand their pool of experienced drivers. And drivers will become ever more scarce as the baby boom generation begins to retire....More
Dec 13, 2007
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It’s cutting edge, hard-hitting transportation-related radio at it’s finest!

This edition of Fleet radio is all about the Teamsters Union, Jim Hoffa and the Mexican truck controversy. Fleet Radio offers up an exclusive, one-on-one interview with the one-and-only Jim Hoffa, President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. Mr. Hoffa weighs-in of the pilot program to allow Mexican trucks to traverse American roadways; he outlines why it’s a bad idea based on many levels, including: safety, environmental and national security. Your host, Graham ledger, guides listeners through the topic, explaining why the Mexican truck pilot program is a horrendous idea. All this, on the heels of a protest---lead by Hoffa---at the international border in San Diego. WHAT A SHOW!...More
Nov 28, 2007
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Fleet radio by SmartDrive on NetworkTalkRadio.com and...

HiTechEd joins the program to talk about the new car that senses when there is a red light even if you don't; the car brakes for you! That plus the cars of the year--- green and otherwise. And, can you pass the driver's test offered by GMAC. Also checking in on this program is our good friend Chris Brown from Fleet-Central, discussing the new Smart Car coming to America in early 2008....More
Nov 13, 2007
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Warning: don't fire a shot-gun at your lug-nuts! Silly, but a true story.

A man did this…and it's recounted on this edition of Fleet Radio. Your kind host, Graham Ledger, goes easy on him, but not so easy on the Governor of New York and his failed plan to issue drivers licenses to illegal immigrants. A Canadian fire truck gets stopped at the border---for good reasons. And, a sad, sad story of three little children killed when the mini-van they were in was rear-ended by a truck driver with a history of driving issues. Your host has perspective and hope to prevent future tragedies. First guest is Jim Taylor, President of the Oklahoma Association of Pupil Transportation who talks about the new law banning cell-phone use for school bus drivers. Also on the show: Russ Rader, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, talking DUI's and how to prevent people from trying to drive drunk, as well as race-style motorcycles and the cycle of death associated with them....More
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