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Protesters Want to Shut Down Chicago's Dan Ryan Expressway
3 Fleets on the Benefits of Hair-Testing for Drugs

3 Fleets on the Benefits of Hair-Testing for Drugs

Trucking fleets that have implemented hair testing for illegal drugs in addition to the DOT-mandated urine testing for commercial drivers say not only is it the right thing to do, but it also offers benefits that fleets might not think about.

July 29, 2020

XPO Names Chief Diversity Officer

XPO Names Chief Diversity Officer

XPO Logistics has named LaQuenta Jacobs to the newly created position of chief diversity officer to "provide cultural leadership and strategic direction as an advocate of diversity, equity and inclusion at XPO."

July 28, 2020

Fighting Racism, Promoting Inclusion Starts with Listening [Commentary]
6 Things Top Retreaders Want Fleets to Know

6 Things Top Retreaders Want Fleets to Know

We asked Modern Tire Dealer magazine’s 2020 Top 10 Retreaders for their thoughts on what fleets should know to help them have a successful retread program.

July 23, 2020

Trucking Can Set Example in Pandemic Protection

Trucking Can Set Example in Pandemic Protection

As COVID-19 cases, positive test percentages, and hospitalizations and deaths rise, there's increasing momentum for widespread use of face coverings to slow the spread of the pandemic. Trucking has been ahead of the curve and should continue to lead the way, says Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge in her blog.

July 22, 2020

Drug Testing Refusal Data Added to Clearinghouse Report

Drug Testing Refusal Data Added to Clearinghouse Report

New information in the latest Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse Report could accelerate calls for federal approval of other testing methods, such as hair and oral fluid testing, according to one safety and compliance expert.

July 20, 2020

Volvo Forges Ahead with Electric, Vocational Trucks

Volvo Forges Ahead with Electric, Vocational Trucks

Volvo Trucks North America isn’t letting the COVID-19-related drop in truck sales and corporate layoffs keep it from moving ahead with its electric truck development and its latest vocational truck models.

July 16, 2020

Hours of Service Timeline: The Long, Convoluted History of Truck Driver Rules
States Join Forces to Accelerate Truck, Bus Electrification
Hair Testing Could Take Nearly 300,000 Truck Drivers Off the Road
Truck Freight Outlook Murky: FTR

Truck Freight Outlook Murky: FTR

Improvements in industrial production and housing may help drive a truck freight recovery, but spikes in COVID-19 cases in many parts of the country and questions about what Congress may or may not do leave a lot of uncertainty in the forecast, according to analysts at FTR.

July 9, 2020

Survey: COVID-19 Cut Business for 70% of Fleets in May

Survey: COVID-19 Cut Business for 70% of Fleets in May

Truck fleets seem cautiously optimistic about freight and business levels in the coming months as the economy continues to work to recover from COVID-19 shutdowns, according to an HDT survey – and they see some positive long-term takeaways from the pandemic.

July 6, 2020

Infrastructure Funding: Attention Now on the Senate

Infrastructure Funding: Attention Now on the Senate

After the House of Representatives passed its $1.5 trillion infrastructure package last week, attention now turns to the Senate, which last year passed its own version of surface transportation reauthorization.

July 6, 2020

Technology Helps Flatbed Carrier Grow

Technology Helps Flatbed Carrier Grow

JLE Industries’ goal is “to be the nation’s premier flatbed carrier.” The Pennsylvania-based company has grown from 15 trucks to 350 in just four years and has big plans for more growth this year and into next.

July 5, 2020