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Comedian Tracy Morgan Suing Walmart

Tracy Morgan Update Comedian Tracy Morgan is suing Walmart over a deadly limo bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that left him critically injured. The complaint was filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court...

File Form 2290 For Heavy Vehicle Use Tax 2014-2015

EtaxForm2290 Offers Cost-Effective Online Way to File Form 2290 for Heavy Vehicle Use Tax for Tax Year 2014-2015 begins July 1, 2014   Save time and money with the revolutionary EtaxForm2290 online filing system. The IRS...
Hair Drug Test For Truck Drivers

Hair Drug Screen Test for Truck Drivers: Carriers Push FMCSA For Approval

Truckers Logic first reported on the hair drug screen test for truck drivers more than a year ago when the ATA was pushing the objective. The topic is hot again as we've learned that...
Truck Driver Pulls Over Speeding Cop

Truck Driver Pulls Over Cop For Speeding

Truck Driver Pulls Over Cop On Video Truck driver Brian Miner was driving alone when an Illinois State Trooper went speeding by him on a cell phone. The roads were wet that day, it could...

Truck Driver Shortage Could Stress Industry

30,000 Truck Drivers Needed A shortage of truck drivers, ripple effects from an extraordinarily harsh winter, new federal trucking regulations, more items needing to be transported and higher fuel costs are why some companies are...
T. J. Leffler Trucking Company Fire

T. J. Leffler Trucking Company Destroyed After Fire

T. J. Leffler Trucking Company Destroyed In Blaze T. J. Leffler Trucking Company, located in Clermont, Indiana, is a family owned trucking business. The trucking company has been owned for 25 years in this location....
Electronic Logging Mandate Publication September 2015

Electronic Mandate Rule Publication

The Electronic Mandate Rule publication is believed to be set for September 30th, 2015. We've seen a whirlwind of trucking regulatory activity in the first 8 months of year and more is expected heading...

Canadian Trucking Alliance Objecting USDA Increased Fees

The Canadian Trucking Alliance is raising objections to a U.S. proposal to increase some fees for trucks crossing into the states. The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to raise fees related to the Animal...

Trucking Industry Planning To Add Capacity To Keep Up With High Demand

Even though the U.S. economy has shown weakness as of late, data explains that the economy is still expanding. Despite the trucking industry struggling to obtain new drivers, With the demand for freight ever-growing,...
Lower Fuel And Diesel Prices

Lower Fuel Prices Benefiting All Truck Drivers

Lower Fuel Prices Helping Industry Growth The recent drop in fuel and diesel prices are great signs for all truck drivers. Lower fuel prices are benefiting drivers and companies. With prices expected to continue to...