Trump suspends planned tariffs for Mexico, that’s good news for trucking

Late afternoon President Donald Trump informed the public that he is suspending his plan to impose tariffs after reaching a deal with Mexico. In a tweet […]

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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 […]

Owner-operators benefiting from Trump tax cuts, Black Smoke Matters Blame Trump for smaller paychecks

“Truck drivers hauling for their own business received a lift in 2018 from President Donald Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to analysis from tax […]

Border Patrol seeking trucker who fled scene of inspection

“Border Patrol agents in Laredo, Texas, are on the lookout for a truck driver who fled from a checkpoint, abandoned his truck and took off on […]

What drivers and fleets need to know about the drug and alcohol clearinghouse

“Many trucking companies refuse to hire a truck driver with a positive drug or alcohol test in their past, while others may allow a positive test […]

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”.- […]