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Trucking Industry Expected To Add 175,000 Trucking Jobs

Trucking Industry Jobs Over the last few years, the trucking industry has seen a fluctuation of trucking jobs and we've seen demand rise and fall accordingly. In 2013, we saw a large increase in demand and...

Apply For Truck Driving Jobs

Search Trucking Jobs Launched If you haven't heard by now, our new platform for trucking jobs has officially launched! Truckers Logic has become a staple for news and training in the trucking industry. With so...

Overdrive Giving Away Two Trucker-Themed Rifles

Henry Repeating Arms, in conjunction with Overdrive, is giving away a special American Trucker Tribute Golden Boy Rifle in a contest that ends July 31.  The .22-caliber rifle is valued at $1,020. A drawing will be...

Why Choose Flatbed Trucking Services?

                               Flatbed Trucking Services   Flatbed trucking actually offers people a whole host of different advantages that they won't be able to find with any other transport service. People everywhere will be glad to know that...

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...

Hells Angels’ Trucking Companies Banking Big On Fuel

Outlaw bikies have used trucking companies to defraud the federal government of millions of dollars in fuel rebates, according to an Australian Taxation Office investigation. But Tax Office insiders say federal law enforcement agencies have failed...
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...

Indiana Trucking Company Facing Heat For I-65 Deaths

The open road is a dangerous place and when you mix a semi truck with high speeds, you have the making for a disaster. Unfortunately, this was the case in Hammond, Indiana on I-65...

Cargo Thefts Report Out From FreightWatch

FreightWatch recently released their quarterly report on cargo thefts. In the quarter from February-April, 178 cargo thefts were reported in the United States. That’s a 25 percent drop from the previous quarter (November-January), but the average value per...
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...