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Issue No. 19, 4 April, 2013

 

Preventing Flat Tires

A driver picks up a trailer from a drop yard. Before departing, the driver does a walk-around inspection, kicks the tires, checks the lights and then sticks it into the wind. He or she has no idea how much air pressure is in those tires, except to be fairly sure none of them is flat ó visibly flat, that is. Any one or several of those tires could be underinflated, or even technically flat.

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Transborder Trucking

Today, borders arenít so much barriers as they are trade portals. Yes, security concerns and trade issues have thickened our northern and southern borders in recent years, but the volume of NAFTA-region trade increased substantially at the same time.

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What To Do If You Need More Time To File Your Taxes

According to the IRS, the most serious problem facing taxpayers is the complexity of the tax code. Approximately 7.6 billion hours are spent by businesses and individuals each year on tax compliance - a workload that could keep 3.8 million full-time workers busy by the IRSí own estimates.

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Pilot Flying J Opens New Casual Dining Experience

Pilot Flying J is launching a new casual dining concept at select travel centers and travel plazas nationwide, the first of which opened in March at the new Pilot Travel Center in St. Marys, Ga.

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