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10/27/2017
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has extended emergency declarations in Texas, Montana and the Dakotas in response to natural disasters, thus extending hours-of-serv... Read More

10/27/2017
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has extended emergency declarations in Texas, Montana and the Dakotas in response to natural disasters, thus extending hours-of-serv... Read More

10/27/2017
Electronic data interchange (EDI) has traditionally allowed carriers to edit transaction data before sending it to their customers. EDI transactions include shipment status updates... Read More

10/27/2017
Electronic data interchange (EDI) has traditionally allowed carriers to edit transaction data before sending it to their customers. EDI transactions include shipment status updates... Read More

10/27/2017
IFDA study finds driver pay in the foodservice industry is 30% higher than trucker pay in general and is 19% higher than average for all U.S. workers. An hourly compensation surve... Read More

10/27/2017
IFDA study finds driver pay in the foodservice industry is 30% higher than trucker pay in general and is 19% higher than average for all U.S. workers. An hourly compensation surve... Read More

9/15/2017
Trucking freight dynamics will shift, perhaps dramatically, in the coming months as recovery and rebuilding efforts in Texas and Florida take shape following massive blows from hur... Read More

9/15/2017
Trucking freight dynamics will shift, perhaps dramatically, in the coming months as recovery and rebuilding efforts in Texas and Florida take shape following massive blows from hur... Read More

9/15/2017
Despite their recent 18-month slump, Class 8 truck orders are forecasted by research firm FTR to jump to 247,000 this year and upwards of 300,000 in 2018 — a healthy rebound ... Read More

9/15/2017
Despite their recent 18-month slump, Class 8 truck orders are forecasted by research firm FTR to jump to 247,000 this year and upwards of 300,000 in 2018 — a healthy rebound ... Read More

8/31/2017
Hurricane Harvey and the damage it is inflicting in southeast Texas will crimp trucking industry capacity, alter the country’s freight flow and likely push rates upward in th... Read More

8/31/2017
With Tropical Storm Harvey expected to continue dumping unprecedented amounts of rain over southeast Texas through the rest of the week, transportation officials in the state are d... Read More

8/30/2017
With Tropical Storm Harvey expected to continue dumping unprecedented amounts of rain over southeast Texas through the rest of the week, transportation officials in the state are d... Read More

8/30/2017
Hurricane Harvey and the damage it is inflicting in southeast Texas will crimp trucking industry capacity, alter the country’s freight flow and likely push rates upward in th... Read More

8/15/2017
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, with no public notice to the trucking industry or trucking media, is in the midst of a three-stop tour intended to gather input fro... Read More

8/15/2017
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, with no public notice to the trucking industry or trucking media, is in the midst of a three-stop tour intended to gather input fro... Read More

8/15/2017
Insulin-dependent diabetic truckers may no longer have to request a formal exemption from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, should a new federal rule go into effect.... Read More

8/15/2017
Insulin-dependent diabetic truckers may no longer have to request a formal exemption from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, should a new federal rule go into effect.... Read More

8/3/2017
The second-generation owner of a 100-truck carrier had the ear of both President Trump and one of his closest advisors, daughter Ivanka Trump, this week at the White House. Sh... Read More

8/3/2017
The second-generation owner of a 100-truck carrier had the ear of both President Trump and one of his closest advisors, daughter Ivanka Trump, this week at the White House. Sh... Read More

5/7/2017
The 2017 fiscal year spending package cleared by Congress this week bars the U.S. DOT from further work developing or deploying a wireless roadside inspection program until the DOT... Read More

5/7/2017
The 2017 fiscal year spending package cleared by Congress this week bars the U.S. DOT from further work developing or deploying a wireless roadside inspection program until the DOT... Read More

4/5/2017
FTR reports preliminary Class 8 net orders for March came in above expectations and, for the third consecutive months, much higher than a year ago. March orders, 22,800 units,... Read More

4/5/2017
FTR reports preliminary Class 8 net orders for March came in above expectations and, for the third consecutive months, much higher than a year ago. March orders, 22,800 units,... Read More

3/3/2017
In an address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday, President Donald Trump asked legislators to produce and pass a $1 trillion spending package meant to “launch a nation... Read More

3/3/2017
In an address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday, President Donald Trump asked legislators to produce and pass a $1 trillion spending package meant to “launch a nation... Read More

2/7/2017
Trucking employment stumbles for first time since July: The for-hire trucking industry’s total employment fell by 1,400 jobs in January, according to the Department of Labor&... Read More

2/7/2017
Trucking employment stumbles for first time since July: The for-hire trucking industry’s total employment fell by 1,400 jobs in January, according to the Department of Labor&... Read More

1/13/2017
The time drivers spend, or waste, searching for truck parking is not captured by electronic logging devices, telematics systems or other mobile technology. To find the productivity... Read More

1/13/2017
The time drivers spend, or waste, searching for truck parking is not captured by electronic logging devices, telematics systems or other mobile technology. To find the productivity... Read More

12/6/2016
Daimler Trucks is recalling certain 2017 Freightliner trucks based on an earlier recall issued by Goodyear. Goodyear issued a recall Sept. 1 on some of its G399A LHS Fuel Max ... Read More

12/6/2016
Daimler Trucks is recalling certain 2017 Freightliner trucks based on an earlier recall issued by Goodyear. Goodyear issued a recall Sept. 1 on some of its G399A LHS Fuel Max ... Read More

11/10/2016
Ballots nationwide Tuesday featured a host of transportation-related measures on state and local levels, several of which could have impacts on the trucking industry via improved i... Read More

11/10/2016
Ballots nationwide Tuesday featured a host of transportation-related measures on state and local levels, several of which could have impacts on the trucking industry via improved i... Read More