Ryan Newman survived a horrifying crash on the last lap of the Daytona 500, thanks to advancements in car safety. Has that tech made it to big trucks?
A push to help pay for highways in the future in part by using a vehicle miles traveled tax paid by truckers only has raised some hackles in the industry.
Winter is just around the corner. Do you know which states require chains? Be prepared before you roll out with Land Line’s annual U.S. Chain Law round up.
Products & Services
Spot market rates remain soft in early February, reports DAT Solutions. Van truckload rates are down and reefer rates were trending down.
A $500 reward is offered through OOIDA’s TRACER Alert network for information on a burgundy-colored 2003 Kenworth W900 stolen in New Jersey.
After pushing hard for Connecticut lawmakers to pass a truck-only toll bill, Gov. Ned Lamont seems to have given up … for now.
Crime & Courts, Opinion
Rod Blagojevich is a free man after President Trump commuted his sentence. However, truckers are still on the hook for big bucks because of his actions.
A carbon emissions reduction program being considered in Washington state would severely affect consumers, including professional drivers, critics say.
The Mid-America Trucking Show’s annual concert will be headlined by Jayne Denham and Larry Fleet. The show will be at Fourth Street Live in downtown Louisville, Ky.
Submitting its comments regarding FMCSA’s Beyond Compliance program, OOIDA opposed any formula that awards large fleets for simply buying the latest technology.
Crime & Courts
Trucking companies and job seekers should be on the lookout for identity theft. The Better Business Bureau of St. Louis has issued a warning after one company fell victim to a reshipping scam. The Better Business Bureau is advising job seekers to beware of a scam that recently affected Walnut Grove, Mo.-based Westerman’s Express. The […]
The use of speed radar by law enforcement agencies in Mississippi is an annual issue. Multiple bills under review would authorize changes to use radar.
Safety & Security, State
Illinois DOT and law enforcement are warning truckers about a theft ring operating in a pair of rest areas along the Interstate 80 freight corridor.