Women Truck Drivers Are Still Facing Discrimination

Women Truck Drivers

Women truck drivers are still facing discrimination and this issue was brought to life in court recently. A federal judge has found a Missouri-based trucking company guilty of discrimination against women truck drivers. The judge ruled Monday that New Prime Inc., based in Springfield, was guilty of violating law when women truck drivers were only…

Paying For America’s Roads? Toll Roads Or Fuel Tax Hike Survey

paying for america's roads

America’s Roads There’s been a long debate over the best method for paying for America’s roads. Many Americans feel that toll roads are the best way to pay for highway repairs, others would rather see a fuel tax hike. So, where do you stand? A Los-Angeles based company recently ran a poll, asking Americans the…

High Turnover Rate In Trucking; Here’s Your Solution

Trucking Industry

Trucking Industry Unstable? Perhaps no other industry in the world is more prone to drastic turns and twist like the trucking industry. Where else can you find an industry in strong demand but lacking some 30,000 employees? Where else could an industry be strong and growing but still have a turnover rate over 90 percent?…

CDL Training; CDL Process, Training And Hands-On Learning

CDL Training

How To Become A Truck Driver If you’re looking to become a truck driver, you’ve come to the right place. Truckers Logic is dedicated to helping new and veteran truck drivers with their careers. How many times have you heard this is the best time to get into the trucking industry? I know I’ve heard…

Old Dominion Stocks-Buy, Sell or Hold?

Old Dominion Stocks YTD 2014

Despite the lack of truck drivers in the trucking industry, transportation stocks have been on a tear in 2014. One of the strongest stocks to date is Old Dominion Freight Line or (ODFL). Old Dominion stocks have been positive over the years but only in small yields. Sales growth over the last few years has…

General Motors Co To Spend $2.8B In Brazil Over The Next 5 Years

General Motor Co Invest In Brazil

General Motors Co. is expected to spend $2.8B in Brazil over the next five years, Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra announced on Thursday. Barra noted that capital spending will be focused on technology, new products and maintaining plants. Brazil’s auto industry, which makes up 20 percent of the country’s manufacturing output, has decreased production by 16 percent in the first seven…

Truckers Rolling Against Hepatitis C; Launches At Great American Truck Show

Truckers Rolling Against Hepatitis C

Several organizations are partnering to launch the Truckers Rolling Against Hepatitis C initiative at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Texas. The Healthy Trucking Association of America (HTAA), Abbvie and OraSure Technologies Inc. (OSUR) are joining forces to encourage testing among our nation’s professional truck drivers. The initiative will begin on the first day…

Truck Driver Shortage; 30,000 And Counting

Truck Driver Shortage

We read a great article from Business Insider today and had to include in it in our headline news. Truckers Logic has followed the truck driver shortage very closely over the last few months. We’ve offered our insight and voiced the opinions of veteran truck drivers around the country. The truck driver shortage is becoming…

Cisco Trucking Raided By DEA

Cisco Trucking Raid

A Cisco trucking company, based in Huntington, West Virginia, has been raided and shut down by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency and the Huntington Police Department. Cisco Trucking is located on 7th avenue in Huntington. Cisco Trucking owner, Kenneth Cisco (50), was arrested and admitted to investigators that he was selling drugs to keep his…