Failure to identify and correct non-compliance and unsafe driver behavior can be devastating for motor carriers by making them difficult to defend after a major crash. But there are three keys that will help carriers remain defendable and avoid triggering a nuclear verdict.
There is no question that the trucker shortage within heavy duty trucking is due to a variety of factors, especially in light of rising inflation and gas prices. With about 1.1 million truck driving positions needing to be filled within the next 10 years, and average turnover rate of 90%, the driver shortage could be a true concern. Many believe that the issue lies with recruiting individuals to become part of the trucking & transportation industry, but let’s take a closer look into this idea.
Trucking startup aifleet is taking a new, tech-centric approach to slashing dwell time, getting drivers home, and bringing in revenue.
It’s early days, but new effort to boost driver numbers is being seen as a positive.
TransForce Group's TF1 app is designed to match professional truck drivers to jobs that meet their individual needs for pay, equipment type and more.
Pennsylvania may soon follow the lead of Washington State and pass a state law requiring that truck drivers have access to restrooms when picking up or dropping off a shipment.