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Truckers Rolling Against Hepatitis C

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

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....

Truck Driving Jobs In Demand

Right now is a great time to look for truck driving jobs. With the economy growing as well as demand, it's a great time to get in. Truck drivers are transportation specialists that play...
Terror Suspect Gets Trucking License

Terror Suspect Gets Trucking License In Minnesota

Minnesota Terror Suspects Lands Class A Trucking License A Minnesota terror suspect that is on the official “No Fly” list may not be able to fly in the United States but that hasn’t stopped him...
Trucking Companies Take Advantage Of Gas Falling

Oil And Gas Markets Cause Of Concern For Trucking Companies

While other areas of the trucking industry are stronger than ever before, that's not the case for all trucking companies. With falling crude prices and the continuing decline of energy, trucking companies in this...
CVSA Roadcheck 2015

72 Hours Of Truck Driver Inspections Set This Week – June 3rd – June...

70,000+ Truck Driver Inspections Very Likely Truck drivers will be facing 72 straight hours of truck driver inspections this week, starting on June 3rd and running through June 5th. Known as "Roadcheck", the annual inspection...
Truck Driver Shortage

Truck Driver Shortage; 30,000 And Counting

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....

3 States To Try Charging Drivers By Mileage

New Bill Will Cost State $1M Anually The Senate Appropriations Committee met in California on Monday, May 12, to discuss and consider a bill that would set up a voluntary program to test a new way to...
High Load-To-Truck Ratios 2017

High Load-To-Truck Ratios Kick Off 2017

There's no question that demand is strong in the trucking industry as we kick off 2017 with high load-to-truck ratios according to DAT. Both Van and Reefer rates have higher national averages while flatbed...
Port Truck Drivers Strike Again

Port Truck Drivers On Strike Again In Long Beach And Los Angeles

Truck driver strikes have become all to familiar at the Long Beach and Los Angeles ports over the years and port truck drivers are back on strike again. Over 200 truck drivers began striking...

OOIDA; FMCSA Electronic-Log Mandate Will Have Negative Impact

In official comments to federal regulators, the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association says a proposed mandate for electronic logging devices on all trucks would have negative consequences on drivers’ health, privacy, safety and economic interests. The...