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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...

Expanding the Driver Pool
Expanding the Driver Pool

March 1, 2015
In the face of a shrinking, aging driver population with high levels of driver turnover the trucking industry and individual carriers are looking for ways...

The Latest Threat to the Owner-Operator Model
The Latest Threat to the Owner-Operator Model

November 1, 2015
New guidance from the Department of Labor issued in July could pose a threat to the trucking industry's use of owner-operator drivers as independent...

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 –...

OOIDA Fires Back on ELD Rule Ahead of September Court Hearing
OOIDA Fires Back on ELD Rule Ahead of September Court Hearing

August 15, 2016
The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association has filed a reply brief to the government's arguments defending its controversial electronic logging...

CVSA to Take Phased-In Approach to ELD Mandate
CVSA to Take Phased-In Approach to ELD Mandate

August 28, 2017
The nation’s commercial vehicle enforcement officials say there’s no reason to delay the December start date for the electronic logging device mandate – but...

Trucking Groups Disavow Plans for Washington Protest
Trucking Groups Disavow Plans for Washington Protest

October 9, 2013
Several trucking groups have issued statements disavowing Internet-fueled plans for a trucking protest on Washington, D.C., this weekend, as spokespeople...

Ferro Discusses Split Sleep Study, CSA, Hours of Service, Electronic Logs at MATS Fleet Forum
Ferro Discusses Split Sleep Study, CSA, Hours of Service, Electronic Logs at MATS Fleet Forum

April 1, 2014
MATS, LOUISVILLE -- While encouraging audience members to file their comments on recently proposed legislation for mandatory electronic logs and the...

One Woman Driver's Take on the Driver Shortage
One Woman Driver's Take on the Driver Shortage

November 1, 2015
Amanda Jones has been on the road with husband Art Johansson for 13 years and driving for a little less than a year, so she's got some interesting...

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...

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