Trucking Industry Expected To Add 175,000 Trucking Jobs

Trucking Industry Jobs Over the last few years, the trucking industry has seen a fluctuation of trucking jobs and we’ve seen demand rise and fall accordingly. In 2013, we saw a large increase in demand and trucking jobs. Recently, trucking companies have reported shortages for truck drivers. Transportation stocks have reflected the increase of supply and…

Swift Makes $4.4M Settlement Over Background Checks

Swift To Pay $4.4 Million To Applicants Swift Transportation has agreed to a $4.4 million class-action settlement in the case involving claims that Swift Transportation violated terms of the Fair Credit Reporting Act by not disclosing to driver applicants that it could access background checks and not allowing applicants to contest the carrier’s findings in such reports. This settlement applies…

Top Transportation Sector Stocks April 2014

Best Transportation Sector Stocks With the transportation sector seeing continued growth and a future forecast that shows growth past 2016, transportation stocks are becoming a great investment for portfolios. Transportation stocks have been performing great across the board and building steam entering the busiest months of the years. Where do I invest? What are the…

ATA Urges Safety While Operating Vehicles

Safety Tips For All Drivers The ATA was in Arlington, Virginia today, promoting safety behind the wheel and focusing on distraction-related injuries and deaths. Cell phones are to blame for many distraction related injuries and deaths. The ATA is hoping to bring awareness to others on the dangers of driving while operating a phone. In…

Big Rig Talk-What’s Your Opinion V6

Welcome To Big Rig Talk Welcome to the six installment of Big Rig Talk. I want to thank everyone for tuning in, for all the support and L-O-V-E. You’re making me blush. Kidding, seriously, kidding. Anyway, welcome to Truckers Logic and the Trucking Edge Network. Easter is almost here. Taking the kids out to hunt…