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HDTX: How HDT Innovators Handle the Driver Shortage
Fleet Invests in Premium Trucks to Attract Drivers
Delivering the 2020 Capitol Christmas Tree [Photos]

Delivering the 2020 Capitol Christmas Tree [Photos]

Kenworth has a long tradition of delivering the official Christmas Tree of the U.S. Capitol. This year's tree was delivered by Apex Transportation from the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests in Colorado to Washington, D.C., for the official tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 2.

November 30, 2020

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

FMCSA Extends Entry-Level Driver Training Rule Compliance Date
How to Use Facebook to Retain Drivers

How to Use Facebook to Retain Drivers

Driving a truck can be a lonely, stressful job. But no driver has to be completely isolated in the age of social media. Facebook, in particular, can be a powerful tool in making drivers feel like they’re part of a team and connected to family and friends even on the road.

July 12, 2019

Dealing With the Dark Side of Social Media

Dealing With the Dark Side of Social Media

Many executives fear social media because of the damage an irate poster can inflict. But if handled properly, even bad posts can be a good thing for your fleet. (Part of a three-part series on how fleets can use Facebook to recruit and retain drivers.)

July 3, 2019

Fuel-Efficient Drivers: Slow Down and Plan Ahead
Q&A: Finn Murphy, Truck Owner-Operator and Author of 'The Long Haul'
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