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Black Lives Matter Protests Shut Down Highways
Black Lives Matter Protests Shut Down Highways

July 11, 2016
Some truckers found themselves in a sticky situation over the weekend as protesters angry about recent police killings tried to block highways, and in some...

Commentary: Taking the First Step to Wellness
Commentary: Taking the First Step to Wellness

June 15, 2016
Fleets report they are losing drivers who can no longer re-certify to drive after health issues were uncovered under newer more stringent DOT physical...

Startup Says it's Developing Add-On Autonomous Truck Technology
Startup Says it's Developing Add-On Autonomous Truck Technology

May 17, 2016
Former employees from Google, Apple and Tesla have jumped into the “self-driving trucks” waters, saying they’ll develop a retrofittable autonomous-driving...

Truckload Carriers Association Drops Higher Truck Weights from Policy
Truckload Carriers Association Drops Higher Truck Weights from Policy

April 25, 2016
After five years of presenting an official united front on the issue of truck sizes and weights, American Trucking Associations and the Truckload Carriers...

Goodyear Highway Hero Winner Pulled Motorist From a Burning Car
Goodyear Highway Hero Winner Pulled Motorist From a Burning Car

March 31, 2016
LOUISVILLE, KY -- Truck driver Julian Kaczor of Utica, N.Y., named the 33rd Goodyear Highway Hero for pulling an injured motorist from a burning car, used...

Land-Air Express of New England Put Out of Service by FMCSA
Land-Air Express of New England Put Out of Service by FMCSA

January 5, 2016
CORRECTED -- Land-Air Express of New England may reopen this week after being placed out of service by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration on...

Q&A: Wabco Americas Chief Talks About Braking, Safety Tech and More
Q&A: Wabco Americas Chief Talks About Braking, Safety Tech and More

December 8, 2015
This summer, Wabco Holdings named Jon Morrison president of its Americas business unit. He has spent 30 years in the global transportation industry and most...

Behind UPS' Decision to Make Collision Mitigation Standard
Behind UPS' Decision to Make Collision Mitigation Standard

October 23, 2015
While UPS announced that it would be making collision mitigation technology standard on its Class 8 trucks, the decision had its beginnings as far back as...

Short-Term Highway Patch, Trucking Issues on The Hill
Short-Term Highway Patch, Trucking Issues on The Hill

July 14, 2015
The House of Representatives unveils a short-term funding patch to keep the highway program running for the next six months, as a Senate committee prepares...

Senate Bill Calls for Hourly Pay for Truck Drivers
Senate Bill Calls for Hourly Pay for Truck Drivers

July 13, 2015
A new Senate bill calls for truck drivers to be paid by the hour and would increase minimum insurance levels, mandate collision avoidance systems and speed...