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Con-Way Driver Lucky To Be Alive

A Con-way truck was struck by a train in the small town of Topton, Pennsylvania, luckily the driver was isn't in the truck. According to sources, 65 year old truck driver Alton Russell stop...

ATA Provides Recommendations to NHTSA’s Strategic Plan 2014-2018

On Feb. 24, ATA provided written comments and recommendations to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration as the Agency develops it’s 2014-2018 Strategic Plan. Recommendations were made in three areas, the Connected Vehicle Program, Automated...

Truckers Jamboree Iowa 80 Truckstop

The Truckers Jamboree is hosted every year at the Iowa 80 Truckstop, I-80 Exit 284, Walcott, Iowa. Since it’s inception in 1979, the Truckers Jamboree has been celebrating America’s Truckers. This event is a...

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...
L.A. And Long Beach Port Strike Over

L.A. Port And Long Beach Port Strike Ends Again

Port Truck Drivers Continue To Fight Losing Battle Truckers Logic has been one of the many trucking news media sources that have been covering the Port Strikes at the L.A. and Long Beach over the past...

Trucking Adds 1,500 Jobs In May-Growth Slower

Industry Growth Slower Than Expected The trucking industry did grow in May, just not up to expert expectations according to our sources. Trucking accounted for 1,500 of the 217,000 jobs added in May, and the...

Economy Adds 288,000 Jobs In April-Good News Right?

Transportation Continues Growth The Labor Department announced their April jobs report last week, one that many are viewing as a great sign that the economy is bouncing back from the slow winter months. The Labor...

Hiring Top Rated Trucking Companies

Hiring Trucking Services Hiring truck companies can be one of the most integral components to maintaining a supply line for a large company. Even small businesses need to consider the advantages of working with these...
John Davis Trucking Amtrak Crash

John Davis Trucking Facing Big Fines

John Davis Trucking Facing Millions In Fines A Nevada trucking company may be forced to pay $5.7 million and possibly more if a judge formalizes a jury verdict that faulted one truck driver for a tragic crash with an...
Flying J Truck Stop Stabbing

Truck Stop Argument Leads To Stabbing; Police Hunt For Truck Driver Begins

One Man In Critical Condition After Flying J Truck Stop Stabbing Who says truck driver parking doesn't come as a premium? As truck driver parking has been a heated debate for years, two truck drivers...