Spencer, executive vice president of the Owner-Operator Independent
Drivers Association, will discuss the organization’s June Safety
Month initiative during an appearance on the Open Road Café, a trucking
program on Sirius Radio.
will speak with Elizabeth Walsh, a producer for the show, at 9 a.m.
CST Thursday, June 5. The interview will last about half an hour.
Nov. 1, 2002, the OOIDA board of directors voted to promote and
sponsor The OOIDA Truck Safety Month. The effort is scheduled to
take place throughout the month of June and will coincide with the
annual CVSA nationwide commercial vehicle inspection week.
June, all drivers are encouraged to take a stand and operate in
strict compliance with all laws and commercial vehicle safety regulations,
including the current hours-of-service regulations, such as reporting
all actual loading and unloading times, and traveling within the
posted speed limit.
Road Café is a daily program on The Trucking Channel, Stream 131
on the Sirius dial. It is normally hosted by Mark Willis, who is
out this week.
Mark H. Reddig, associate editor
Reddig can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.