Modern Maintenance Manager: Cutting Waste in the Shop
May 17, 2016
What can the modern maintenance manager learn from productivity tools designed for manufacturing? Quite a lot.
Taking It Slow on the Road to Autonomous Trucks
May 16, 2016
The circumstances behind the 2009 crash of a passenger jet illustrate why we should take it slow on the road to autonomous driving.
Q&A: Omnitracs' Brad Taylor Talks About Big Data and the Internet of Things
May 13, 2016
Why does Omnitracs need a vice president of Internet of Things Solutions? We talked to Brad Taylor to find out in this Q&A to learn more about the role of...
Of Spuds, Sleep, and Faulty Statistics
May 9, 2016
An accident that closed I-77 in North Carolina Friday illustrates how driver fatigue is a problem that is a lot more complex than just creating regulations...
High School Students to Compete Alongside the Best Truck Drivers in Maine
May 3, 2016
In Maine, several vocational schools teach high-school students how to drive -- and the best of them will get to show off their skills later this month as...
Commentary: Today’s Kids, Tomorrow’s Technicians and Drivers
April 18, 2016
Do we have a technician shortage, or are we not taking care of the resources we are provided? Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge looks at this question in...
Drivers at Risk for Mental Illness?
March 23, 2016
"No matter the cause ... being involved in an accident can leave lasting mental scars. Being in a wreck—or even seeing one—can cause enough stress and...
Bernie Sanders vs. Trucks – and the Importance of Context
March 16, 2016
Bernie Sanders may need a little education on the essentiality of trucks, but contrary to what you may have heard, he's not calling for a ban. HDT Editor in...
Commentary: Don't Keep Looking for a Faster Horse
March 15, 2016
Throughout history, people have conceptualized the technological future only as a fancier version of the present.
The Infrastructure of Autonomous Vehicles
March 9, 2016
With all the buzz about the future of connected vehicles and driverless cars and trucks, there's an important component that needs to be addressed, and...