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Now bankrupt Canadian trucking company owed millions to U.S. lender (with video)

Story by: Nate Tabak, Canada Correspondent @ FreightWaves Canadian trucking company FTI owed more than C$18 million to creditors when it filed for bankruptcy in September, according […]

Weekly Fuel Report 10-16-19

Weekly Fuel Report by:Emily Ricks @ American Shipper/ FreightWaves Source and credits: freightwaves.com / American Sipper / Emily Ricks /  iTrucker  / Mario Pawlowski    

Cass says data continues to point toward economic contraction including freight shipments

Story by: Todd Maiden @ FreightWaves I Freight shipments and expenditures declined on a year-over-year basis again in September according to the latest Cass Freight Index […]

Tokyo freight infrastructure stands up to the wrath of Super Typhoon Hagibis

Story by: Jim Wilson, Australia Correspondent @ FreightWaves Although Super Typhoon Hagibis has caused catastrophic floods, mudslides and at least 68 tragic deaths in Japan, FreightWaves understands from […]

Jury slaps Werner Enterprises with $40.5 million ‘nuclear verdict’ in fatal crash

Story by: Clarissa Hawes @FreightWaves A New Mexico jury awarded the family of a woman killed in a February 2017 crash involving a student driver for […]

Huge beer cargo spilled, trucker high on meth caused a fiery crash and more…

Story by: Jim Wilson, Australia Correspondent @ FreightWaves It has been a dramatic week in Australian trucking. A truck driver has been jailed for being high […]

Mack Truck workers to go on strike first time in 35 years

Story by: Alan Adler @ FreightWaves The United Auto Workers plans to strike Mack Trucks operations in three states on Sunday, the first walkout at the […]

Another carrier with 540 trucks and drivers is shutting down

Story by: Craig Fuller, CEO at FreightWaves Country Wide RV Transport (CWRV), the nation’s second-largest RV and motor-home transportation provider, is shutting down for good, according to […]

Federal appeals court overturns $800,000 award in Werner driver trainee FLSA lawsuit

Story by: Clarissa Hawes @ FreightWaves A federal appeals court overturned a nearly $800,000 damage award won by student drivers in a class-action lawsuit against Werner […]

Amazon starts building its own fleet of semi-trucks

Story by: Mark Solomon @ FreightWaves I Amazon.com. Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is preparing to take a step that many thought would be inevitable – acquiring its own […]