Driver Dilemma: A Year-Long, In-Depth Series on the Driver Shortage
For 2015, as the trucking industry is dealing with the worst driver shortage and capacity crunch in its history, Heavy Duty Trucking is delving into the...
Do Sign-On Bonuses Work?
"In the second half of 2010, we had zero companies offering sign-on bonuses. We've gone from zero to nearly 50 percent of the companies offering some sort...
Article Explores One Doctor's Foray into Truckstop Medicine
All That's Trucking: The latest blog post looks at how an old-fashioned country doctor is serving drivers at a Virginia truckstop.
Commentary: Make 2015 the Year of Relationships
In the day-to-day hustle of deadlines, whether it’s a magazine article or blog, delivering freight or building trucks, it’s hard to find enough time to...
Driver Dilemma: In Search of Drivers
In what could be the worst driver shortage ever, the industry is currently short about 35,000 truck drivers, and we’ll need nearly 240,000 additional...
Highway Funding and the Death of Common Sense
This week, the price of crude oil dipped below $50 a barrel and gasoline prices averaged a little over $2 a gallon. It's the perfect time to do the...
Photographer Captures 6 a.m. at a Nashville Truckstop
Do you see the beauty of 6 a.m. at a truckstop? This Nashville photographer does, and captures it for the public to see.
Can You Come up With a Better Safety Slogan for DOT Highway Signs?
Some state safety agencies, realizing the same old tired safety warnings just make drivers' eyes glaze over, have been turning to some more creative wording...
5 Fantastic Future Truck Technologies
For trucking journalists and technology junkies, 2014 was a year that offered tantalizing glimpses of a sci-fi trucking future that may not be too far off....
Q&A: NACFE Executive Director Mike Roeth
Mike Roeth is the executive director of the North American Council for Freight Efficiency. We talked to him about his group's mission, fuel economy and...