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New Hours of Service Rule Relaxes Safety, But You Don’t Have To
How Do Brokers Know They’re Contracting With a Safe Carrier?
3 Things Trucking Fleets Should Know About Runaway Jury Verdicts
Truckers Are People, Not Targets [Commentary]
George Floyd Protests Put Truckers in Dangerous Situations
How a Tanker Fleet is Using Unorthodox Trailer Lighting to Fight Rear-End Collisions
Regulatory Outlook 2020: Keep an Eye on Hours of Service

Regulatory Outlook 2020: Keep an Eye on Hours of Service

What's in store for trucking from the regulators in Washington, D.C., this year? Executive Editor David Cullen says the government wheels move slowly, but hours-of-service is among those to watch in 2020.

January 11, 2020

The Safety Spectrum: Human Lives Must Come Before Faster WiFi
The Connected Future of Accident Management

The Connected Future of Accident Management

Technology is leading the pack, but repair costs, the evolution of 5G, and driver safety programs round out the top four factors impacting accident management in the future.

December 2, 2019

Ditching Mirrors for Monitors is Easy – If You Want To

Ditching Mirrors for Monitors is Easy – If You Want To

Convincing drivers that camera/monitor systems are at least as good as, if not better than, traditional mirrors will probably take no more than a few hours of driving with them. That was Equipment Editor Jim Park's experience with MirrorEye. But he's still not convinced there’s any real need to abandon silvered glass.

November 21, 2019

Danger: A Cavalier Attitude at Work!

Danger: A Cavalier Attitude at Work!

As trucks and trailers become more complex, we need to deliberately apply real skills and not simply rely on "common sense" at the risk of our safety and the safety of those around us.

November 20, 2019

Custom Tank Trailer Maker Thinks Outside the Box
Pay Attention. Drive Well. The Life You Save May Be Your Own.
Should Truck Trailers Have Side Underride Guards?

Should Truck Trailers Have Side Underride Guards?

A $42 million verdict in a tragic crash has brought attention to the question of whether trailers should have side underride guards. We explore this question in this Trailer Talk.

September 23, 2019

A Critical Design Fault in Connected Transportation

A Critical Design Fault in Connected Transportation

We’ve all heard about hacking computerized vehicles, but the risk may be worse than you think. A hacker with only modest resources could launch a massive attack against our automotive infrastructure.

September 18, 2019