FMCSA seeks feedback from truckers on detention time

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is asking truck drivers and industry stakeholders for information about driver detention times at shipping and receiving facilities and the […]

Trucking hires continue to stall as job growth cools down

“Job growth fell well short of expectations in May as the economy added just 75,000 workers to payrolls during the month. Within the transportation and logistics […]

FMCSA will miss June 7 date for for unveiling its proposal for HOS regulations changes, 30 min. break likely to stay

“It appears likely that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will miss its projected June 7 date for unveiling its proposal for overhauling hours of service regulations and […]

Trucker fights deportation after police checked his Log book

“A mechanical engineering student who supported himself by driving a truck faces deportation from Canada to India for working more hours than his study permit allowed”.- […]

Going mirrorless: How soon until cameras replace traditional mirrors?

“Someday in the near future, there will be no need for mirrors on commercial trucks because they may be no drivers to look into them. But […]

House bill would boost fuel taxes to try to drum up infrastructure funding

“Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Oregon) on Wednesday announced the introduction of a bill into the U.S. House that would raise per-gallon fuel taxes on gasoline and diesel […]

The sky may have fallen on freight market after new tariffs are implemented against China

“Like the “snap” in the Avengers movie, where the big bad villain, Thanos, eliminated half the life in the universe, something similar occurred to the freight […]

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 […]

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 […]