Trucking Headlines

  • FMCSA grants another $1M to driver training schools to train military vets

    The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced Oct. 21 it has awarded $1 million in grants to nine tech and ...
  • Top 10 state truck enforcement departments ranked by performance

    Access Overdrive analysis of data on the top 10 high-performance states when it comes to truck enforcement, as ranked in ...
  • FMCSA amends hours rules for fuel haulers in emergency situations

    The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has finalized changes to federal safety regulations that will allow certain state-issued emergency declarations ...
  • 32 drivers named finalists for leaders of next America’s Road Team

    The American Trucking Associations named this week 32 drivers as finalists in the selection process for the captains of the ...
  • Diesel price continues near 4-month downslide, remains at 28-month low

    The national average price for a gallon of on-highway diesel fell 4.2 cents in the week ended Oct. 20 to ...
  • 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 ...
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