Trucking Headlines

  • Heads up: Operation Safe Driver to boost traffic enforcement this week

    During the week of October 19-25, enforcement agencies across North America will conduct heightened traffic safety enforcement aimed at unsafe ...
  • Charts: For-hire truck driver pay averages $46k, private $73k

    How does your pay rank against the industry average? These charts should give you some idea.
  • Travel ban to combat the ebola virus: Readers express support

    As of October 20, the large majority of readers supported a travel ban from ebola-stricken countries "if that's what it ...
  • PDI Pride & Polish winners: Rethwisch’s ‘Blood, Sweat and Gass’ picks up another win, along with other repeaters

    Four more trucks punched their tickets to compete in the 2015 Pride & Polish National Championship, including Bill Rethwisch's reigning ...
  • Kenworth adds ‘virtual driver coach’ option to T680, T880 models

    Kenworth introduced Oct. 17 a new driver coaching system that will be available in T680 and T880 models spec’d with ...
  • 80 percent of public oppose overturning current hours rule, trucking questions study

    Safety groups are pushing a new study that shows 80 percent of the American public wants Congress to leave the ...
  • Driver saves woman who went into cardiac arrest along the highway

    Truck driver Vijaydeep Sahasi has been named the latest Truckload Carriers Association Highway Angel after he performed CPR on a ...
  • ‘If you can’t shift, you can’t drive!’ — Readers react on transmission transition in driver training

    Is more uptake of automatic transmissions the future of the industry? Most readers weighed in on the side of manual ...
  • I-215 nighttime closures in CA

    Nighttime closures of Interstate 215 in Southern California are slated to run Oct. 20-Nov. 6. for construction at the Devore ...
  • Two owner-operators get court victory in labor law, classification dispute

    A federal judge has ordered a California carrier to reinstate two owner-operators and cease illegal labor activities.
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