On the heels of Roadcheck 2015, we were thrilled to have two commercial vehicle inspectors from the Illinois State Police spend an entire morning at Nussbaum. It might sound odd that we were thrilled until you learn that we INVITED them!
There is a lot of talk out there about the impending robot takeover of the trucking industry. The unveiling of the first licensed autonomous commercial truck stirred up a lot of emotions. Along with that announcement came a wave of questions about the driver’s place in the future of the trucking industry. A big fear is that drivers are becoming obsolete, but the truth is that drivers are just as important now as ever.
Spending time with your family. Enjoying a concert by your favorite band. Spending the afternoon on the lake with a line in the water. These are a few of the things that come to mind when we think about what makes life worth living.
Human trafficking sounds like a familiar plot line from a blockbuster action film. Unfortunately, the truth is that it is a real problem in our world today. In fact, it is likely happening right in your own state. Human trafficking has been reported in all 50 states. The number of victims in the United States is now estimated to be in the hundreds of thousands.