September 10, 2015 - Industry News
January 2014 incident saw trailer dropping off the tractor's fifth wheel, striking two pickup trucks and killing their drivers. Fontaine says the unit was not defective, but will replace others like it.
Tags: Recalls, Fatal Accidents, Fifth Wheels, Fontaine Fifth Wheel, NHTSA
December 29, 2014 - Industry News
Jost International this month shipped the 400,000th fifth wheel manufactured at the company’s Greeneville, Tennessee, facility, which is expanding.
Tags: Fifth Wheels, Jost International
July 23, 2014 - Industry News
The Fontaine Fifth Wheel Group has expanded to include Fontaine Coupling Solutions, a new company dedicated to the terminal tractor (yard truck) market.
Tags: Marmon Highway Technologies, Fifth Wheels, Fontaine Fifth Wheel
September 5, 2013 - Industry News
A tractor-trailer separation incident in the town of Truxton, N.Y., last May that claimed seven lives happened when the fifth wheel wasn't locked correctly.
Tags: Fifth Wheels, New York
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