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On Tariffs, Trade Wars, and Unintended Consequences

American icon Harley-Davidson has said it will move some production to Europe to avoid...

Trucking largely supported Donald Trump for president because of his promises to reduce regulation (which he’s been working on) and put in place pro-business policies (such as the tax cut.) But his trade war has a great many businesses concerned, if not up in arms – and it could even affect the economy.

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How Truck Platooning Could Help Reduce Crashes

View from a car of the first two trucks in the Volvo platoon, as it prepares to cut in between...

Following too closely is a factor in 5% of truck crashes. Deborah Lockridge says reaction to her coverage of Volvo's platooning test illustrates why this is a problem. Can platooning technology help? More in the All That's Trucking blog.

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Truckers Help Troopers Prevent Suicide

Truckers Help Troopers Prevent Suicide

Thirteen was a lucky number for a man who was threatening to jump to his death off of an overpass outside Detroit. In her All That's Trucking blog, Deborah Lockridge has the details of how truckers helped troopers on the highway outside Detroit.

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Are Truck Drivers Finally Getting the Attention They Deserve?

Truck driver pay may finally be getting the attention it needs. Photo: Dupre Logistics

Motor carriers are turning down business because they don't have enough truck drivers. Yet the latest turnover numbers are down, and industry hiring is up. Many drivers, when they read articles about fleets facing a driver shortage, will tell you, it’s not a driver shortage, it’s a pay shortage. Are things changing?

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Scene-Stealing Trucks in Movies

Scene-Stealing Trucks in Movies

It's Oscar season. Beyond Smokey and the Bandit, how many scene-stealing trucks in movies can you name? Deborah Lockridge shares top picks in her All That's Trucking blog.

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ELDs So Far: Stories From the Road

One small fleet just bought this 1988 Kenworth cabover, once featured as a trucking mag...

It’s been a little over a month since the electronic logging device mandate went into effect, and the transition appears to be a bit bumpy. Deborah Lockridge shares some of what she's heard in her All That's Trucking blog.

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7 Top Trends from 2017

Two top trends -- ELDs and the driver shortage -- collided with driver protests in early...

As 2017 draws to a close, HDT Editor in Chief shares her picks for the top trends and stories of the year. Many of these will continue into 2018 and beyond.

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Steve Carlson is the Xantrex OEM and fleet manager. Steve has over 20 years of...

Xantrex OEM and Fleet Manager

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Xantrex OEM and Fleet Manager

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