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 Amazon.com, 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. […]

Major accident and spike in the insurance rates lead to shutdown of Carney Trucking (with video)

One crash is all it took. Carney Trucking Company, a Gilbertown, Alabama-based flatbed carrier, has shut down, citing a spike in its insurance rates.- According to […]

July new heavy-duty truck orders lowest since 2010, more evidence for trucking recession

“New truck orders in July fell to their lowest level since 2010, more evidence that a trucking sector recession is taking hold.” – According to the […]

Sudden shutdown of Schneider final-mile unit leaves furniture shippers scrambling for options

“When truckload and logistics giant Schneider National Inc. (NASDAQ:SNDR) acquired less-than-truckload (LTL) and truckload carrier Watkins & Shepard Trucking Inc. and final-mile and IT provider Lodeso […]

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