Search Close Menu

Search Results

Best Match Date Posted
Close
Expand All
Results: 1086
Can You Guess What's in That Trailer?

Can You Guess What's in That Trailer?

You don’t always know what’s in the trailers that pass you on the road. But some of those trailers are carrying something a little more dangerous that frozen food or new bedding…like, maybe, a nuclear weapon. But this isn’t an ordinary trailer; this is a trailer specifically made to not only carry this type of payload, but protect it at all costs.

October 23, 2020

2021 Ford Transit Offers Versatility for Fleets

2021 Ford Transit Offers Versatility for Fleets

For the 2021-MY, Ford made ergonomic enhancements for drivers and added an available Parcel Delivery Package. This follows a major refresh in 2020, which added a Crew version, a new standard engine, standard active safety technologies, and embedded telematics to the Transit van family.

October 21, 2020

Thankful Thoughts from the Road [Commentary]

Thankful Thoughts from the Road [Commentary]

As a professional driver, I am thankful to be needed. There are over 30 million people who have filed for unemployment since the virus. Working at this point is a blessing. Without work, I think I would be going nuts.

October 19, 2020

How Trailers Are Harnessing 'Free' Energy

How Trailers Are Harnessing 'Free' Energy

Can trailers play a more active role in sustainable transport beyond aerodynamic add-ons or low-rolling-resistance tires? Some companies think so.

October 8, 2020

New Hours of Service Rule Relaxes Safety, But You Don’t Have To
How Do Brokers Know They’re Contracting With a Safe Carrier?
The Episode with the Electric Truck Fraud Scandal

The Episode with the Electric Truck Fraud Scandal

As the new technology hype machine works in overdrive, it’s time to take a deep breath and concentrate on product releases that we can experience for ourselves and drive. Remember those?

September 15, 2020

The 4 Most Important Safety Tips for Truck Drivers and Safety Managers Today
3 Things Trucking Fleets Should Know About Runaway Jury Verdicts
Preparing Supply Chains For COVID-19 Treatment Distribution

Preparing Supply Chains For COVID-19 Treatment Distribution

As the best minds in global medicine continue to make progress toward an effective treatment or vaccine for COVID-19, those providing supply chain services and technology need to ensure we have the most effective set of solutions in place to manage and monitor those shipments.

August 27, 2020

In-Vehicle Communication Standards for Trucks: Where Do We Go With J1939?
Are Vocational Fleets Futureproof?

Are Vocational Fleets Futureproof?

One of the largest vocational fleet segments between the late 1940s and early 1960s was milk home-delivery fleets. It took 15 years for the milk home-delivery fleet segment to cycle from its peak to its near demise.

August 6, 2020

Wrapping a Trailer for COVID’s Everyday Heroes

Wrapping a Trailer for COVID’s Everyday Heroes

“We don’t only deliver freight. We deliver awareness.” That’s what Jim Barrett, president and CEO of Road Scholar Transport, likes to say about the Dunmore, Pennsylvania-based carrier’s “awareness fleet.” Its latest trailer wrap honors the everyday heroes of the pandemic.

August 3, 2020

Milton Reveals a Bit More about Nikola Two, But Questions Remain [Commentary]
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