Free Health Checks for Truckers at the Roadside Medical Grand Opening in Oklahoma City

What:

You are cordially invited to join us in welcoming in the newest Roadside Medical clinic location in Oklahoma City, OK on Friday, June 25, 2010. The "Belt Cutting" and Grand Opening Ceremony will start promptly at 10 a.m. Tours will be given after the ceremony.

FREE HEALTH CHECKS FOR ALL DRIVERS.Come to the new Oklahoma City clinic anytime between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. and receive a free health check.The check includes weight, blood pressure and body composition.

The average age of death for a truck driver is less than 61 years of age, 16 years younger than the average American, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. With these startling statistics, leaders in the trucking industry are continuing in their goal to make personal health and fitness a bigger concern for all truckers. Bob Perry, “The Trucker Trainer” is available for a segment showing Dan Case, a professional truck driver from the Oklahoma Truck Association, how to get fit while on the road. The workout is applicable to anyone that faces time and location restrictions in their everyday lives. Case has lost 70 pounds in the last nine months.

Where:

Roadside Medical clinic, 400 South Morgan Rd., Oklahoma City, 73128

When:

10 a.m. Friday, June 25- Ribbon Cutting

"The Trucker Trainer" is available to do a sample workout with a professional truck driver before 9 a.m. in studio or until 5 p.m. Friday, June 25 at the new Roadside Medical clinic.

Who:

David McCorkle, CEO of McCorkle Truck Line and past Chairman of the American Trucking Association will be present to cut the belt and officially open the new clinic.

Bob Perry, a.k.a. “The Trucker Trainer,” is the President for Roadside Medical Clinic + Lab and Chair for the American Trucking Associations Safety & Loss Prevention Management Council’s Health & Wellness Working Group.

In December 2007, Roadside Medical Clinic + Lab launched a nationwide network of retail health clinics designed to meet the growing demand of America’s 4.2 million over-the-road professional drivers. Through an exclusive partnership with Pilot Travel Centers, Roadside Medical provides cost effective and professional convenient care medical services including DOT physicals and compliance, lifestyle and wellness programs, sleep apnea studies and treatment, and nutritional products in a convenient location for drivers. Pilot is the largest operator of travel centers in the U.S. with more than 300 locations in 41 states. Please visit www.roadsidemed.com to locate a Roadside Medical Clinic + Lab, learn more about their health and wellness programs and to order Driver Body Fuel, a 30-day supply of nutrition while on the road.