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...
Another Example Showing Tolls Aren't the Answer to Highway Funding
March 4, 2016
News out of Texas is a perfect example of why turning to toll roads and public-private partnerships is not the answer to the highway funding dilemma.
Doing More to Solve the Technician Shortage
March 1, 2016
Trucking needs to do more to get the technicians of tomorrow educated and into truck shops. That was the message of a standing-room only panel discussion...
How Changes in Retailing Are Driving Changes in Logistics
February 22, 2016
Consumer expectations for last-mile, same-day and home delivery have drastically changed, thanks to the likes of Amazon and department stores that offer...
Commentary: Driving Into the Future
February 16, 2016
Autonomous vehicles, platooning, 3D printing, drones and more could change the equipment you buy and how you serve customers.
The Modern Maintenance Manager: Managing Today's Technicians
February 16, 2016
With trucks turning into sophisticated equipment resembling computers on wheels, plus increasing emphasis on uptime, controlling costs, and safety and...