Owner-Operators

What Shippers Need to Know About the ELD Mandate

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What do shippers need to know about the federal mandate on electronic logging devices (ELDs) before it takes effect Dec. 18?

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An Owner-Operator’s Journey to Health

The Road Vegan

Landstar owner-operator Ken Denzer has tried dieting to get his weight in check and that never seemed to work. So Denzer found a different way to put being overweight and unhealthy in his past.

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2017 Diamond-Level Sponsor, Comdata Inc.

Landstar’s 2017 diamond-level sponsor, Comdata Inc., offers Landstar independent owner-operators and Landstar independent agents innovative B2B payment and operating technology, in support of their independent businesses.

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2018-2019 Landstar Scholarship Applications

Applications for the Landstar Scholarship Fund for the 2018-19 academic school year are now available. The deadline to apply is March 5, 2018.

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The New Face of Trucking

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Just 6 percent of drivers in the trucking industry are women and the industry goal is to double that percentage, according to the Women in Trucking (WIT) Association.

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Operation Safe Driver Week

operation safe driver week

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual “Operation Safe Driver Week” begins this week of October 15-21, 2017. The goal is to improve the driving behavior of all drivers – whether operating a commercial or passenger vehicle.

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September Star of Quality Awards

Star of Quality

When members of the Landstar family go above and beyond the call of duty, their extra efforts are recognized with Landstar’s Star of Quality Award.

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The Roadstar® Distinction

The Roadstar distinction is awarded to Landstar owner-operators recognized for their outstanding safety records and professionalism behind the wheel.

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National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Thank You BCOs!

NTDAW 2017

We appreciate professional truck drivers all year, but during this year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, from September 10-16, we’d like to show our gratitude to Landstar owner-operators by providing a free lunch.

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Million Mile Safe Driver Wins Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway

Dickie Penrod

Landstar gave away a brand new rig in the Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway powered by Comdata and Western Star.

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