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Speed Limiters Redux
Speed Limiters Redux

October 12, 2016
A recent editorial on speed limiters generated a flurry of comments. HDT's Deborah Lockridge shares some of them, and some more thoughts on this...

Uber, Otto Talk About Plans to Transform Trucking
Uber, Otto Talk About Plans to Transform Trucking

September 28, 2016
The term "Uber for trucking" is at risk of becoming a generic term, being used for a variety of new apps aimed at automating the load booking process, but...

Volvo's Iron Knight Truck Sets New Speed Record
Volvo's Iron Knight Truck Sets New Speed Record

August 26, 2016
Volvo is again using high-profile stunts and viral video to highlight its engineering skills, and the latest is The Iron Knight, the world’s fastest truck,...

The Rocky Road to Automating Freight Matching
The Rocky Road to Automating Freight Matching

August 23, 2016
Two contrasting bits of news about the so-called “Uber for trucking” marketplace prompted this All That's Trucking blog from Deborah Lockridge, who asks,...

Flowers Foods Facing Employee Misclassification Problems
Flowers Foods Facing Employee Misclassification Problems

August 11, 2016
The Department of Labor may be getting involved in an employee “misclassification” situation involving delivery drivers at Flowers Foods, the Georgia-based...

Autonomous Truck Development Marches On
Autonomous Truck Development Marches On

July 21, 2016
Autonomous Tesla big rigs and a self-driving bus ... and what's the federal government going to do about regulating this fast-changing technology? Learn...

Drivers Behaving Badly

July 20, 2016
There are bad apples in any profession, but the visibility of tractor-trailers tends to result in more media coverage. There were a few real doozies this...

Changing Perceptions, One Mind at a Time
Changing Perceptions, One Mind at a Time

July 18, 2016
When it comes to changing perceptions about trucking, nothing beats a hands-on show-and-tell experience. Read about what one association is doing in this...

Earthquakes, Highways and Washington State
Earthquakes, Highways and Washington State

June 21, 2016
As if we didn't have enough to worry about when it comes to our crumbling infrastructure and how it holds up to everyday traffic, in Washington State...

7 Clues That Game of Thrones is Really About Hazmat Shipping
7 Clues That Game of Thrones is Really About Hazmat Shipping

June 16, 2016
Like the many battles on the television show Game of Thrones, it also can be a battle to correctly and compliantly ship Dangerous Goods and hazardous...