Commentary: Why magazines are still important
November 13, 2015
A print magazine like Heavy Duty Trucking magazine may seem quaint. Old-fashioned. Yet magazines give you something you can’t get digitally.
HDT's Top 50 Green Fleets
November 13, 2015
Industry leaders show there are many paths to sustainability, from better mpg to alternative fuels to “green” facilities.
Q&A: Jeff Sass on his First 4 Months at Navistar
November 10, 2015
Last summer, Navistar named longtime Paccar executive Jeff Sass as senior vice president of North America truck sales and marketing. We caught up with him...
Patience, Persistence Needed to Bring Young People into the Industry
October 30, 2015
Are we going overboard in pushing kids toward a college education? One reader responds to Deborah Lockridge's October editorial, and she has this follow-up...
Much Work Remains to Get to Final Version of GHG Phase 2 Proposal
October 27, 2015
The old adage “the devil is in the details” could have been invented for the new “phase 2” greenhouse gas / fuel efficiency regulations proposed by the EPA...
Behind UPS' Decision to Make Collision Mitigation Standard
October 23, 2015
While UPS announced that it would be making collision mitigation technology standard on its Class 8 trucks, the decision had its beginnings as far back as...
Commentary: Don't Leave Trade Schools out of 'Free College' Debate
October 13, 2015
The skyrocketing cost of college tuition is indeed a problem. But at risk of being overlooked is the need to get more students into the nation’s trade schools.
The Power of Dressing for Success
September 30, 2015
Drivers' appearance has an effect on trucking’s image – but did you know that in addition to affecting other peoples’ perceptions of you, how you dress can...
Sleep Apnea in Truckers Continues to Confuse
September 25, 2015
Are doctors going overboard in sending drivers for expensive sleep studies? Deborah Lockridge explores this topic in her "All That's Trucking" blog.
Are Small Trucking Companies Missing Out on the Recovery?
September 24, 2015
The Wall Street Journal reports that despite record freight and revenue levels in the trucking industry, small fleets are going out of business or being...