Brake Safety Week inspection blitz set for Sept. 15-21

“The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual Brake Safety Week is scheduled for Sept. 15-21 with a focus on brake hoses and tubing. Throughout that week, inspectors […]

Leasing company sues Rich Transport and RoadRunner for $37 million, alleging breach of contract

“Arkansas-based PKE Western Truck Leasing, Inc. filed a $37 million lawsuit against Rich Transport, LLC and its parent company, RoadRunner Transportation Systems (NYSE: RRTS), alleging breach […]

Acceptance increasing, but LGBTQ truckers still face danger, rejection at truck stops

The fear of harassment and even violence is ever-present for many LGBTQ truckers. In an industry that’s traditionally reflected a hyper-masculinity, Balay says gay men and […]

A White House Office of Management and Budget confirms Hours-of-Service rulemaking still under review

A White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) spokesman has confirmed that widely anticipated proposed changes to driver hours-of-service (HOS) regulations are still under review […]

Another FedEx-Amazon divorce (with video)

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX), tired of walking around bowlegged from, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) pricing and service demands on its ground-delivery business, has had enough.- According to the […]

With changing times, LGBTQ truckers move more confidently in spite of lingering harassment

“I’m trans,” said Kristin Durh to the recruiter lining up her orientation schedule. She had to take a deep breath before telling him what she was […]

Auto hauler Jack Cooper about to file bankruptcy but reorganize: Teamsters

“Auto hauler Jack Cooper, which reorganized its debt and became a private company just two years ago, appears to be reorganizing again.”- According to the article […]

Watchdog agency clears EPA’s glider truck testing practices

Testing by federal regulators in 2017 that found air pollution from glider kits to be “many times” the level generated by new heavy-duty truck engines complied […]

Truck driver didn’t stop after losing two wheels which struck Massachusetts State Police cruiser

Massachusetts State Police is looking for a truck and its driver July 31 on Eastbound on i-84 in Sturbridge, MA between the hours of 5:20-5:30 a.m. […]