May 21, 2019

Teamsters oppose under-21 CDL pilot proposal, most truckers also say “NO”

“The International Brotherhood of Teamsters union has joined the majority of early commenters rejecting a proposed pilot program to lower the restriction for an interstate commercial […]
May 20, 2019

Technology, funding critical to solving trucking’s growing parking problem

“According to figures published by the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, the number of large truck registrations in the United States […]
May 20, 2019

Paccar recalls nearly 7,000 Kenworth, Peterbilt trucks over various issues

“A parking brake issue has prompted Paccar to recall more than 1,800 Kenworth tractors, while an electrical system issue resulted in a recall of more than […]
May 20, 2019

Tornado outbreak to slam the Great Plains this week

“This week is getting off to a shaky and dangerous start for people across the Great Plains. A few severe storms have already produced large hail […]
May 20, 2019

Starsky Robotics tests self-driving truck on Florida highway

“As some technology companies scale back or eliminate their self-driving programs, Starsky Robotics is pushing forward with its autonomous truck technology”. -According to article in freightwaves.com and it […]
May 19, 2019

Trucker accused of deadly I-70 crash near Denver released from jail after posting bail

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. —” The trucker who is accused of causing a fiery crash that killed four people on Interstate 70 in Lakewood last month left […]
May 19, 2019

‘Trucking Conditions’ skid to a negative reading for the first time in years

‘Trucking Conditions’ skid to a negative reading “For the first time since a rocky 2016 and, before that, the lingering economic effects of the 2008-2009 Great […]
May 18, 2019

California state troopers catching more truckers driving high on marijuana

“We are seeing VERY BAD trend …. truck drivers using marijuana while driving. Just because it’s legal in California and Nevada doesn’t mean that you can […]
May 18, 2019

Tesla sedan’s Autopilot system was active at time of fatal crash with tractor-trailer

The National Transportation Safety Board has determined that a Tesla Model 3 sedan’s self-driving Autopilot mode was active at the time of a March 1 crash in […]