Trucking carriers continue to exit the market, citing a variety of reasons including low freight rates

Trucking carriers continue to exit the market, citing a variety of reasons including the regulatory environment, low rates, inflated wages, and high insurance costs. To the […]

Trucker’s dash-cam video gets driver fired

Larry Ash, a trucker for over 25 years, grabbed his CB radio after another semi veered into an oncoming lane – across two solid lines – […]

California Highway Patrol says electric trucks are “definitely the future” after Tesla semi-truck test

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) says they were very impressed with Tesla Semi truck performance. On Thursday, August 15 CHP Donner Pass division shared a post […]

Legal challenges to HOS revisions likely, it may take years to finalize, expert predicts

“The last time changes were made to hours-of-service (HOS) regulations in 2003, safety advocates succeeded in delaying implementation until 2011 through litigation in federal court that […]

Proposed Hours of Service changes are finally here

“The U.S. DOT has officially announced proposed changes to federal hours of service regulations for truck operators. Chiefly, the proposed changes would allow drivers to pause […]

Trucking with the next generation of truck drivers

“For decades, we’ve struggled both with the whole driver-training issue and at what age someone is ready to accept the immense responsibility that comes with working […]

Autonomous truck developer Kodiak making deliveries in Texas

“Self-driving start-up Kodiak Robotics recently announced it has begun commercial deliveries in Texas with a driver behind the wheel. The milestone comes 16 months after the […]

Trucking rates fall again

“Data on producer prices shows that wholesale inflation pressure was nearly nonexistent in July. Industry detail showed broad-based declines in trucking rates, and yearly it is […]

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 […]