Why We Need Good Driver Training
VIDEO -- Equipment Editor Jim Park recently found a truck route that reminded him of the importance of good driver training. Suspend your disbelief for a few mi...
NPTC Honors 4 Drivers for Long, Safe Careers
CINCINNATI -- "Love of family" and belief in the Golden Rule are common among industry veterans feted by private fleet group.
FMCSA Expands Cold Weather Emergency Declarations
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has expanded emergency declarations it issued earlier this month, waiving enforcement of some federal regulation...
Ready-Mix Concrete Carriers Seek HOS Exemption
UPDATED--The ready-mix concrete industry is asking for an exemption from the 30-minute break requirement in the new hours-of-service rule.
FMCSA Suspends Company, Owner from Drug Screening Services
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration early this month suspended a company and its owner from providing drug testing screening services.
Owner-Operator Group Challenges Call for Ferro Resignation
A group of a dozen owner-operators is challenging the call of the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association for resignation of the top federal truck safety...
4 Ways Technology Can Reduce Your Cost-per-Mile
Fleet managers understand that reducing cost-per-mile (CPM) by a single penny means huge savings, considering the number of miles a fleet drives each year. Here...
Auto Hauler Allied Selects Jack Cooper Transport Bid
At an auction that concluded on Thursday, auto transporter Allied System Holdings selected fellow auto hauler Jack Cooper Transport as the entity with the best ...
Immigration Reform Could Affect Truck Driver Pool
President Obama is making comprehensive immigration reform a major goal for his second term, and in the wake of the 2012 presidential election many Republicans ...
Carrier Agrees to Settlement Involving Driver Applicants
The trucking company New England Motor Freight has agreed to pay $870,500 to settle a federal class action lawsuit that it failed to get proper authorization fr...