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El Trailero News


El Trailero News • 08/01/2021

Diesel Prices continue to rise

During July, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) released new data regarding a constant rise of the price per gallon of diesel in the US. On July 5th, the national average price increased from 3.1 cents to 3.331 cents, recording 10 successive weeks of rise. In the same week in California, the price per gallon achieved 4.185 cents, which is probably a consequence of California’s climate change policies in combination with State’s anti-consumer motor fuel policies. Even thoug...

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$547 billion for improvements in the transportation sector
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$547 billion for improvements in the transportation sector

The new highway bill, called the House of Representatives “INVEST in America Act,” asks for $547 billion and...

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Biden Administration revokes rule for Independent Contractors
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Biden Administration revokes rule for Independent Contractors

United States Labor Department decided to withdraw a regulation related to definition of independent contractor. Under t...

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Avoid speeding! From July 11-17.
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Avoid speeding! From July 11-17.

  Speeding will be the focus of 2021’s Operation Safe Driver Week. From July 11 to July 17, law enforcement ...

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Truck stops: best places to vaccinate against COVID-19
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Truck stops: best places to vaccinate against COVID-19

Different trucking organizations, such as Natso, the Tank Truck Carriers, the National Private Truck Council, St. Christ...

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Taxes at the Wheel


Taxes at the Wheel • 08/01/2021

The IRS and the most aggressive audits

The Department of Internal Revenue (IRS) is about to implement an aggressive strategy against high income taxpayers. According to recent reports, the IRS has hired a large number of new agents throughout the country and in turn, become more aggressive to enforce the tax law that indicates we must have the files in order and available in case of an audit. According to the small business section of the IRS, Accounting Today magazine states that audits decreased during the last two years, estimati...

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Taxes at the Wheel
"S" Corporation vs. LLC

After the AB5 law was introduced in California at the end of 2019, the law which affects carriers in labor and tax law, ...

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Avoid doing your taxes on the last day
Taxes at the Wheel
Avoid doing your taxes on the last day

May 17th was the last day to prepare our taxes, after an additional month to submit our reports, we still did not feel p...

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May 17 - last day to do your taxes
Taxes at the Wheel
May 17 - last day to do your taxes

Your 2020 income taxes are due on May 17. Here is everything you need to know: - In 2021, the IRS has once again postpo...

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IRS extends payment of individual taxpayers until May 17
Taxes at the Wheel
IRS extends payment of individual taxpayers until May 17

The Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service announced on March 17 that the due date for filing feder...

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Safety at the Wheel


Safety at the Wheel • 08/01/2021

My truck in extreme heat conditions

The intense summer heat could cause costly damage to your vehicle if you do not prepare for it well. We will share the following tips in which we recommend you so you can take better care of your truck: Tires: High temperatures can cause your tires to explode, in addition to accelerating wear and tear and reducing grip. If you are an interstate driver, then it is essential that you constantly monitor your tire pressure and tread depth, as your vehicle will work in extreme and variable temperatu...

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The moment that you were waiting for has arrived  Be independent and with money
Safety at the Wheel
The moment that you were waiting for has arrived Be independent and with money

In the almost 20 years that I have worked in the Transportation industry, I have never seen the transportation industry ...

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Maximum Alert for Truckers - Construction Zones
Safety at the Wheel
Maximum Alert for Truckers - Construction Zones

During the late spring and summer, an increased amount of highway construction and repair work is observed on many roads...

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We must be well protected on the road
Safety at the Wheel
We must be well protected on the road

We have the everyday privilege of talking to many truck drivers and we discovered that many are not so well-informed reg...

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Drug test for truckers again?
Safety at the Wheel
Drug test for truckers again?

Regardless of which company you work for, having a business license carries certain obligations and taking alcohol and d...

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Transport and Technology


Transport and Technology • 08/01/2021

Keep trailer monitored thanks to a taillig...

TrackLight tail lamp GPS trailer is a tracking solution developed by the 4W Telematics Trailer Tracking System together with Anytrek. It is a fully functioning tail light with a GPS module inside an oval taillight, which can be easily installed. Any type of trailer can be tracked by Tracklight and it is the ideal covert for a tracker because how it can be discreetly disguised. Thanks to those factors the mystery behind stolen or lost trailers can be successfully solved. With Tracklight, the ti...

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Drivers with cabin cameras are safer
Transport and Technology
Drivers with cabin cameras are safer

Apparently, drivers are not showing resistance to the use of cabin cameras by truck fleets. These cameras are used to re...

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The importance of Optimized trailer capacity
Transport and Technology
The importance of Optimized trailer capacity

Its very important for delivery fleets to make the lowest number of trips during their daily deliveries to maintain cost...

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Check your trailer`s cargo without opening its doors
Transport and Technology
Check your trailer`s cargo without opening its doors

Fleets can take a look in real time at the load carried on their trailers thanks to enhancement of optical imaging tech ...

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A great generation of Volvo`s trucks
Transport and Technology
A great generation of Volvo`s trucks

Volvo Trucks has an excellent new generation of trucks, such as Volvo VNL300, VNL400, VNL740, VNL760, VNL860, VNR300, VN...

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Truckers Health


Truckers Health • 08/01/2021

8 habits for a trucker to be happy

Surely all truckers who start their daily journey on the road want to have a good day, but they don`t always get it. Unforeseen situations occur outside of them, which end up affecting their happiness. To face life and each day with optimism, each trucker can adopt the following eight habits: 1- Wake up quietly Taking it easy and relaxing when you wake up can be key to avoiding the stress accumulated during the day. This habit helps to improve the performance of the day and of all the tasks t...

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Do fans help a trucker get better sleep?
Truckers Health
Do fans help a trucker get better sleep?

Sleeping while using a fan during warm summer nights, whether at home or on the road, can have many benefits but it can ...

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Trucker, do you take care of your mental health?
Truckers Health
Trucker, do you take care of your mental health?

The well-being of the truckers` minds should not be underestimated, on the contrary, it is important to be aware of the ...

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Is knowing how to measure your pulse important?
Truckers Health
Is knowing how to measure your pulse important?

Knowing the most about your own health can save the life of any trucker who spends long periods of time on the road. Kno...

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Truckers fight high cholesterol
Truckers Health
Truckers fight high cholesterol

The human body is made to function well on a little cholesterol, but in the life of a trucker it`s hard for cholesterol ...

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Mechanical Tips


Mechanical Tips • 07/01/2021

The difference between using pressure fitt...

When the time comes to choose a part for a truck or trailer, it’s very important to confirm its warranty and brand. Many truckers are based on price and after a few miles, the part ends up defective. If you spend a little more you will save more when putting your truck on the road. DOT approves compression and also push-to-connect fittings. The main reasons to choose these fittings are: - Air pressure brake accessories (push-to-connect) are smaller and better adapted to be installed i...

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It is recommended to clean the DPF filter every 300 to 350 thousand miles
Mechanical Tips
It is recommended to clean the DPF filter every 300 to 350 thousand miles

Detecting the best intervals to perform the maintenance of the diesel particulate filter is still very complicated for f...

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Parasitic loads could drain your truck`s battery
Mechanical Tips
Parasitic loads could drain your truck`s battery

This is an important concern that any fleet should worry about, especially in cases that requires trucks to be parked fo...

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Bet on the best option for spare parts
Mechanical Tips
Bet on the best option for spare parts

We know that all truckers and small fleets take their trucks to mechanical workshops where they will be repaired, but be...

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Mack introduces a smoother Command Steer
Mechanical Tips
Mack introduces a smoother Command Steer

A new promise from Mack Trucks will add an electric motor to their hydraulic steering column. This effortlessly steering...

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Transportation Today


Transportation Today • 06/01/2021

Truckers shortage is affecting American ag...

In California the lack of truck drivers is increasing, together with state farmers’ worries since this shortage have a high impact in the capacity to transport the harvest to the markets. Other industries are already going through this problem, but California AG producers are speaking up about it. Different elements contribute to this shortage like drivers’ age or current pandemic situation and the challenges related to it. According to the California Trucking Association this short...

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Hard times for Owner-Operators
Transportation Today
Hard times for Owner-Operators

According to the information provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), in relation to their data analysis from 2...

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Watch out!  Your ELD could get hacked!
Transportation Today
Watch out! Your ELD could get hacked!

This is the warning the FBI gives on a recent bulletin distributed to the transportation industry. The federal law enfor...

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First cargo delivery with electric truck
Transportation Today
First cargo delivery with electric truck

In August, J.B.Hunt made the first company delivery using an all-electric Class 8 truck. After three months of testing t...

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Care Tips for Truckers during COVID-19
Transportation Today
Care Tips for Truckers during COVID-19

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the truckers’ routine has changed, in addition to their usual concerns, the...

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Sex at the Wheels


Sex at the Wheels • 08/01/2021

The 7 behaviors a trucker should avoid

Many truckers have gone through some form conflict in their relationships. This is normal in interpersonal relationships due to the complexity of each individual. What truckers should keep in mind and be on the lookout for are seven types of behaviors that can end any relationship. 1- Lack of communication in the relationship If communication in the trucker relationship is poor or non-existent, it is impossible for that union to work or last for a long time. Communication is the cornerstone of...

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6 ways to avoid anger in your relationship
Sex at the Wheels
6 ways to avoid anger in your relationship

When the truck driver thinks about the moments they will be with their partner, they only imagine enjoying time together...

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6 differences between male and female orgasm
Sex at the Wheels
6 differences between male and female orgasm

Truckers, sometimes talking about these issues can be a bit uncomfortable, but the reality is that it is necessary to ta...

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What should I do if my partner doesn`t value me?
Sex at the Wheels
What should I do if my partner doesn`t value me?

There may be truckers who feel that their partners don’t value them as people or the effort they put into their wo...

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Keep the passion in your relationship regardless of the distance
Sex at the Wheels
Keep the passion in your relationship regardless of the distance

Keeping the passion alive while being far away is viewed as normal under the life of a truck driver. This is a task that...

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Legal Topics


Legal Topics • 01/01/2021

The best lawyer for all truckers

The Law Offices of Patricio Aguirre wishes all truckers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. This segment will address important issues regarding truck drivers, their trucks and other legal issues of interest to the large and important community of truck drivers every month. This coming year will be a year where assembly bill 5, a law that wants to eradicate the independent trucker, will take on more importance as a new Federal Administration enters and maintians the federal laws that still ...

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Will modern technology help reduce traffic tickets?
Legal Topics
Will modern technology help reduce traffic tickets?

The implementation of cutting-edge technology in the transportation sector has seen a lot in recent months and even year...

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Will independent Owner-Operators be ready to comply with the AB5 law?
Legal Topics
Will independent Owner-Operators be ready to comply with the AB5 law?

In January 2021, the AB5 Law will come into effect. But are owner-operators and companies prepared for that correct clas...

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What should I do if I get COVID-19 at work?
Legal Topics
What should I do if I get COVID-19 at work?

First, you must report it to your company and receive immediate medical attention. Why is it important to report it? I...

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My worker was injured and I don`t have worker`s compensation Insurance
Legal Topics
My worker was injured and I don`t have worker`s compensation Insurance

If a worker is injured on the job and you do not have workers` compensation insurance, then it`s very likely that you`l...

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The Nosey Trucker


The Nosey Trucker • 01/01/2019

The sexy Kourtney Kardashian in the cover ...

The mom of three looks hotter than ever. The proof of that are her photos in the Mexican edition of the magazine GQ and her behind the scenes pictures that she posted on Instagram. The results of the photo shoot, in addition to Kourtney`s photos, are pictures full of lust, where she posed in a very seductive manner wearing little clothes. Such transparent underwear, showing her good shape and a lot of skin and leaving almost nothing to the imagination....

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Beach day for Jasmine Sander
The Nosey Trucker
Beach day for Jasmine Sander

Terrence J`s girlfriend, who will join Swimsuit 2019 rookie class of Sport Illustrated, chose a red and very tiny swimsu...

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Prison time for leaking Jennifer Lawrence naked photos
The Nosey Trucker
Prison time for leaking Jennifer Lawrence naked photos

The man who, in 2014, made public photos of the actress without clothes, George Garofano, was found guilty about his hac...

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The Dirty Fantasy of Kanye West
The Nosey Trucker
The Dirty Fantasy of Kanye West

The rapper made public a new track named “XTCY” where he revealed trough some verses a confession, his sick ...

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Kendall Jenner and her super hot selfie
The Nosey Trucker
Kendall Jenner and her super hot selfie

Once again the model seduced her followers in her social networks; this time she posted a photo of her in a very sexy po...

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