Hell Doesn’t Have to Freeze Over to Improve Trucking’s Image
October 24, 2013
Guest writer Evan Lockridge wonders if a new image campaign could accomplish not only more than previous campaigns, but also a more united trucking front,...
When CSA Scores Don't Make Sense
September 11, 2013
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Compliance, Safety and Accountability program is no longer new, but a recent on-air conversation painted a...
5 Steps to Take When Considering Fuel-saving Tech
August 5, 2013
Nearly every day you see headlines about alternative fuels for commercial trucks, from natural gas to electric hybrids to Volvo’s latest effort, dimethyl...
IdleAir Looks to Set Up Locations at Fleet Terminals
June 12, 2013
After working to revitalize the network of the truckstop electrification service provider IdleAir since purchasing it three years year ago, Convoy Solutions...
Guest Editorial: Did you hear the one about the FMCSA?
May 24, 2013
This financial advisor walks into a meeting of people who advise the federal government when it comes to safety policy involving trucks and says he's in...
Driver Pay: A New Look at an Old Problem
May 11, 2013
Truck driver pay is often summed up in just two words: Not enough. But one analyst sums up the situation lately with the words “productivity bonuses” and...
California Contentions: The Low Carbon Fuel Standard
April 4, 2013
If you've been hoping there is an end in sight to California's tidal waves of increasing trucking regulations, unfortunately, the tsunami has yet to strike,...
Tires for multiple applications
March 13, 2013
The economic recession had profound effects on trucking, but one of the most surprising is a greater need for tires on trucks that need to be used in more...
Battling Jughandles in New Jersey
February 7, 2013
Politicians generally aren’t known as going against the status quo, but one is moving in that direction in an effort to stop jughandles, which he blames for...
It's A New Tire Bonanza
May 1, 2008
The number of truck tire announcements this spring was the most in recent memory. Most of these tires boast features such as improved fuel efficiency,...