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3 Ways COVID-19 May Change the Trucking Industry in the Long Haul

3 Ways COVID-19 May Change the Trucking Industry in the Long Haul

The past few months of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic mean some changes – possibly for the better – will remain in trucking long after the virus is no longer viewed as a threat. HDT Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge shares takeaways from a recent webinar.

June 12, 2020

George Floyd Protests Put Truckers in Dangerous Situations
Truck Drivers Need Communication More than Ever During COVID-19 Crisis
Media Applauds Truckers during the Pandemic [Blog]

Media Applauds Truckers during the Pandemic [Blog]

Never in the 30 years she's been covering trucking has Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge seen so many stories in the mainstream media about trucking, truck drivers, and the vital role they play in keeping the store shelves stocked with the necessities we need.

April 15, 2020

When Illness or Injury Sidelines Truckers, Who Pays the Bills?

When Illness or Injury Sidelines Truckers, Who Pays the Bills?

After surgery to remove a brain tumor left a truck driver unable to work, the St. Christopher's Trucker Relief Fund stepped in to help with bills. This year's volunteer board president is pushing to step up the organization's fundraising.

February 7, 2020

4 Ways Driver Managers Can Help You Keep Good Drivers

4 Ways Driver Managers Can Help You Keep Good Drivers

Is the driver shortage about demographics, pay, or how drivers are treated? HDT Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge shares some ideas for how your driver managers or dispatchers can make a difference.

August 30, 2019

Will Truck Driver Hours-of-Service Proposal Erase Detention Progress?

Will Truck Driver Hours-of-Service Proposal Erase Detention Progress?

In general, the proposed changes to the hours of service rules announced by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Aug. 14 appear to be common-sense changes that were sought by many in the industry. But one thing troubled Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge -- and some drivers as well.

August 15, 2019

5 Things Fleets are Concerned About in mid-2019

5 Things Fleets are Concerned About in mid-2019

We’re nearly halfway through 2019, so HDT Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge asked HDT’s Editorial Advisory Board what current trends and issues are most on their minds.

June 21, 2019

GPS in Trucks: Great Navigation Tool or Path to Problems?
Would Bringing Back the Split-Sleeper Berth Rule Compromise Driver Safety and Health?
How Brenny Transportation Keeps Drivers – and Customers

How Brenny Transportation Keeps Drivers – and Customers

What do chocolate chip cookies and a mission statement focused on communication, accountability, and champion thinking have in common? HDT's Deborah Lockridge talks to Joyce Brenny in her All That's Trucking blog.

August 13, 2018

What One Shipper is Doing to Address the Driver Shortage
7 Top Trends from 2017

7 Top Trends from 2017

As 2017 draws to a close, HDT Editor in Chief shares her picks for the top trends and stories of the year. Many of these will continue into 2018 and beyond.

December 28, 2017

When 8.38 MPG is Even More Impressive Than You Think
ELDs, Hours of Service, Detention – And Data