Truck driver health focus of ‘Fit for the Road’ at GATS Aug. 27-29

This year, the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas will feature a variety of free health screenings, which will be offered at the Landstar Fit for the Road Health and Wellness Pavilion at the show, scheduled for Aug. 27-29 at the Dallas Convention Center.

Additionally, there will be cooking, fitness and educational demos for drivers at the Pavilion.

Services and screenings that will be offered at GATS include:

  • Ask a pharmacist
  • Blood pressure screening
  • Bone marrow donor registration drive
  • Cardiac risk assessment
  • Diabetes education
  • Eye acuity exam
  • Height/weight/body mass index screening
  • Mammogram
  • Nutrition screening

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The free screenings offered at GATS will help drivers answer questions about their health and learn more about what they can do to be healthier on the road.

For more information about the Landstar Fit for the Road Health and Wellness Pavilion and the Great American Trucking Show, visit truckshow.comClick here to register — for free — to attend the event.

Bring your running/walking shoes and sign up for this year’s Fit for the Road 5K run/walk.

The show also hosts the finale of Overdrive’s Pride & Polish National Championship, hundreds of exhibits and numerous informational seminars.