“L” is for Airbrakes?
Air-brakes. One of the most confusing words for some truck drivers. All drivers are expected to conduct a pre-trip inspection. Many are even expected to know how to adjust their own slack adjusters. But how many can tell another what […]Read more
Give Me A Brake, Jake
There are many famous “Jakes” in this beautiful country. From all-star pitcher Jake Arrieta in the sports world, to Jake Gyllenhaal in Hollywood, to White House correspondent and political figure Jake Tapper. But in the trucking industry, the most famous […]Read more
Change. Some people like it, some people hate it. Regardless, change is inevitable and a person must learn to cope with new things. Many times changes only apply to those new to a system and the old people get the […]Read more
PS, I Love/Hate You
Unless you are new, you are well aware the ITEA is just as much about trucking industry advocacy as it is about training and resourcing for law enforcement. For many years (and for many reasons) the two professions have been […]Read more
Happy New Year! 2011 was a great year for the Illinois Truck Enforcement Association, so we’re going to jump on the year-end bandwagon! Here are some of the highlights from the ITEA this past year: The ITEA partnered with the Illinois State Police, Illinois […]Read more