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What You Need to Know About ELD Mandate Enforcement
What You Need to Know About ELD Mandate Enforcement

September 5, 2017
Whether you’ve got your electronic logging devices on order, or you’re still researching your options, there are many questions out there regarding just...

Q&A: Swift's New Driver Engagement VP
Q&A: Swift's New Driver Engagement VP

June 15, 2017
Swift Transportation's new vice president of driver engagement talks about how the truckload giant plans to make sure its drivers are truly its "driving force."

Commentary: The First Step in Fixing Detention Times
Commentary: The First Step in Fixing Detention Times

August 15, 2016
As if productivity and driver retention weren’t enough to make detention an important problem, it’s also a safety issue.

Taking It Slow on the Road to Autonomous Trucks
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.

Goodyear Highway Hero Winner Pulled Motorist From a Burning Car
Goodyear Highway Hero Winner Pulled Motorist From a Burning Car

March 31, 2016
LOUISVILLE, KY -- Truck driver Julian Kaczor of Utica, N.Y., named the 33rd Goodyear Highway Hero for pulling an injured motorist from a burning car, used...

Drivers Key Focus of HDT Truck Fleet Innovators Panel
Drivers Key Focus of HDT Truck Fleet Innovators Panel

March 25, 2015
Spontaneous applause broke out following an impassioned answer to a question by HDT Truck Fleet Innovator Steve Rush during a panel discussion Wednesday.

Driver Shortage Moves Beyond Truckload; Worst Yet to Come
Driver Shortage Moves Beyond Truckload; Worst Yet to Come

September 9, 2014
Driver turnover, a problem that has traditionally plagued longhaul, irregular-route truckload fleets, is now affecting every type of fleet in the industry –...

CDL Schools Say Proposed Training Standards Would Make Driver Shortage Worse
CDL Schools Say Proposed Training Standards Would Make Driver Shortage Worse

March 25, 2013
In a Friday "listening session" the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration hosted regarding its proposed entry-level driver training stories, truck...

A Trio of Trucking Resolutions

January 16, 2013
Highway funding, driver respect and fixing CSA are on HDT Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge's wish list for 2013.

Ahead of the fitness curve: Q&A with Bob Perry, founder of Rolling Strong
Ahead of the fitness curve: Q&A with Bob Perry, founder of Rolling Strong

November 28, 2012
Bob Perry has been trying to help drivers be healthier for about 25 years, but he was way ahead of the curve. It's only in the past couple of years that the...