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ITS World Congress

21st ITS World Congress Begins September 7th In Detroit

The 21st ITS World Congress is set to begin on September 7th in Detroit and will up to September 11th. The Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America) is the nation’s largest organization dedicated...
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Please Move Over For All Emergency Vehicles – It’s the Law

This is a news story that was done in Utah about the "Move Over Law". This law is in place in most of the states around the country. We in the truck driving community...

Oil Hits Over $100 Barrel-Trend To Continue?

Pain At The Pumps The price of oil is trading over $100 a barrel today backed by data showing a decline in U.S. supplies and the continuing conflict in Ukraine. Early afternoon in Europe markets,...

Lange Trucking Restores $2M In Shortchanged 401(k) Funds

Lange Trucking Employees 401(k) Restored Oakland-based Lange Trucking and its owners shortchanged their employees’ 401(k) program by nearly $2 million dollars, according to a U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division investigation. The money has now...

FMCSA Begins Rulemaking to Raise Minimum Insurance Requirements

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has submitted a report to Congress explaining that current insurance minimums it has set for the commercial motor vehicle industry are inadequate to meet the costs of some...
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Trucking Industry Trying To Cure Industry Hiring Woes

Over the last few weeks, Truckers Logic has been covering the rising demand in the trucking industry and the need for more truck drivers. The trucking industry is well aware of the issue. In...
DEA Won't Pay Damaged Truck

Federal Court Rules DEA Won’t Pay Owners Damaged Truck During Drug Sting

DEA Takes Owners' Truck Without Permission We've seen it in the movies at least a hundred times, law enforcement taking a vehicle to catch the bad guys. Ever wonder what happens to those vehicles that...

Russia Backs Away From Rejecting European Trucking Systems

Russia's Customs Service made a last-minute concession on Monday to stop Russia from being ejected by a U.N.-backed customs system that has expedited European trucking for 60 years. The TIR system speeds up cross-border trade...

Abbie Deloach Family Will Sue Trucking Company After Wrongful Death

Just days after the deadly accident which left five Georgia Southern students dead, one of their families is filing a lawsuit against the people they say are responsible. The five junior nursing students were hit...
British Truck Drivers Kills Two On Bicycles

British Truck Driver To Serve More Then 8 Years Behind Bars

British Truck Driver Kills Two On Bicycles British truck driver Robert Wayne Palmer pleaded guilty to two counts of death by dangerous driving and another count of dangerous driving related to an accident that occurred...