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Commentary: 10 Things to Take Away From the Year of the Driver
Commentary: 10 Things to Take Away From the Year of the Driver

December 11, 2015
With another year behind us, Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge takes a look back at the year of the driver.

How Important is Driver Pay?
How Important is Driver Pay?

November 1, 2015
Truck driver pay is rising at a record rate. Is it the answer to the driver shortage? The second in a series on the driver shortage. Part 2 in HDT's Driver...

Senate Bill Calls for Hourly Pay for Truck Drivers
Senate Bill Calls for Hourly Pay for Truck Drivers

July 13, 2015
A new Senate bill calls for truck drivers to be paid by the hour and would increase minimum insurance levels, mandate collision avoidance systems and speed...

Do Sign-On Bonuses Work?
Do Sign-On Bonuses Work?

May 2, 2015
"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...

Commentary: Would You Drive for Your Fleet?
Commentary: Would You Drive for Your Fleet?

March 1, 2015
Are you treating your drivers like employees?That may sound like an odd question. Unless you use owner-operators, of course your drivers are employees. But...

Fleet Offers Big Sign-on Bonus for Owner-Operators
Fleet Offers Big Sign-on Bonus for Owner-Operators

May 7, 2014
Omega Integrated Logistics Group, Mount Holly, N.C., announced what it says is the largest sign-on bonus in the trucking industry. We learn more about the...