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HDTX: How HDT Innovators Handle the Driver Shortage
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Drivers Struggle to Stay Healthy as COVID-19 Spreads

Drivers Struggle to Stay Healthy as COVID-19 Spreads

Truck drivers have moved back into the national spotlight as they keep freight moving during the COVID-19 pandemic. At the same time, however, they are at risk for exposure to the virus themselves.

March 25, 2020

Increasing Number of State, Local Governments Order People to Stay Home

Increasing Number of State, Local Governments Order People to Stay Home

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, an increasing number of state and local governments have issued orders restricting public gatherings and even told residents to "shelter in place." Trucking, defined as essential by the federal government, is not subject to these orders.

March 23, 2020

The Pandemic Highway: Drivers Report in as COVID-19 Rages On
The Knights of the Highway Ride Again

The Knights of the Highway Ride Again

Years ago, truckers were hailed as Knights of the Highway. Now, a grateful nation has noticed who is still out there working hard and getting loads of supplies through as the COVID-19 pandemic worsens.

March 19, 2020

Pennsylvania Reopens Rest Areas on Busiest Routes

Pennsylvania Reopens Rest Areas on Busiest Routes

Pennsylvania's abrupt closure earlier this week of all of its roadside rest areas in response to the Coronavirus outbreak drew an outcry from trucking. Now, the state will reopen some areas along busy interstate routes.

March 18, 2020

Truck Stops Step Up to Serve Drivers During COVID-19 Outbreak
Trucking on the Front Line in Fight Against COVID-19

Trucking on the Front Line in Fight Against COVID-19

As an increasingly aware United States mobilizes to contain the spread the new coronavirus that causes COVID-19, the trucking industry is uniquely positioned to help in the containment effort – or to spreading the disease.

March 12, 2020

Airman Announces 'Affordable' Automated Landing Gear System

Airman Announces 'Affordable' Automated Landing Gear System

Airman Products' new Automated Landing Gear Deployment and Retraction Technology, with the flip of a switch, eliminates the manual cranking required to raise and lower a trailer’s landing gear, reducing driver exposure to a variety of musculoskeletal injuries.

February 26, 2020

FMCSA Extends Entry-Level Driver Training Rule Compliance Date
NACFE Report Outlines Benefits of Regional Haul Routes

NACFE Report Outlines Benefits of Regional Haul Routes

A switch to more regional haul routes, combined with a slate of new and emerging technologies, could transform the trucking industry on multiple fronts, says a new report from the North America Council for Freight Efficiency.

April 30, 2019

ATRI Study Looks at Legal Marijuana's Impact on Fleet Operations
Study Highlights Limitations of Electronic Safety Systems

Study Highlights Limitations of Electronic Safety Systems

A new study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has found that while electronic safety systems such as advanced cruise control, collision mitigation, and lanekeeping can help save lives, improper use can lead to fatal accidents.

August 9, 2018

Truck Fleet Innovators Share Strategies for Increased Efficiency
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