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...
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...
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...
YRC and Teamsters Back in Talks Following Failed Contract Vote
It’s back to the negotiation table for the financially troubled parent of several trucking companies, YRC Worldwide, following Teamsters Union employees voting ...
Study: Highly Successful Trucking Companies Use Different HR Practices with Drivers
Highly successful companies use distinct practices in building their workforces and offer more benefits to recruit and retain drivers when compared to all other...
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.
North American Fatigue Management Program Now Available
The North American Fatigue Management Program is now available to motor carriers, drivers, government safety administrators and insurance companies. A coalition...
TCA Fleet Panel Sees Drop in Driver Applications, But Positive Signs on Economy, Freight, Rates
The driver shortage is already intensifying, with the number of both new and experienced driver applicants down over the last couple of months, as economic sign...
California Court Rules Long Beach Drivers Employees, Not Contractors
A California Superior Court ruled last week that Port of Long Beach truck drivers working for Seacon Logix Inc. were employees and not independent contractors. ...
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...