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New Jersey Cracks Down on Independent Contractor Misclassification

New laws in New Jersey will make it harder for trucking companies to use owner-operators.

While one New Jersey bill that attempted to change the way the state determines who's an independent contractor did not make it through the recently ended special legislative session, the state’s governor has signed several other new laws that “create extreme risk for anyone utilizing independent contractors,” according to one labor attorney.

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Optronics Acquires USA Harness

Optronics Acquires USA Harness

Optronics International has completed its acquisition of Texas-based USA Harness Inc., a maker of trailer harnesses and electronic control systems.

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FTR: Trucking Conditions Hanging Tight

According to freight forecasting firm FTR, trucking conditions now are “holding in a narrow window."

Weaker spot rates are mainly to blame for a dip in the latest FTR Trucking Conditions Index, which tracks the industry via freight volumes, freight rates, fleet capacity, fuel price, and financing

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