Bulldog Hiway Express CEO Keeps Safety Top of Mind

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Bulldog Hiway Express CEO Keeps Safety Top of Mind
Truck driver appreciation, technology, and collaborating on new safety compliance standards are all key to meeting fleet safety goals, says Phil Byrd, [...]
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TA opens its first franchise truck stop in Florida

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TA opens its first franchise truck stop in Florida
TravelCenters of America this week announced the opening of its first franchise truck stop in Florida. The truck stop, formerly known as the Shuttle [...]
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Most Fleets Back to Work, Though Future Uncertainty Remains

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Most Fleets Back to Work, Though Future Uncertainty Remains
An average of 80% of fleets and the mobility community are back at work full time and 90% believe their company will survive through the pandemic, alt [...]
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Troopers disguising as construction workers for special enforcement detail

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Troopers disguising as construction workers for special enforcement detail
Troopers with the New York State Police have kicked off a new enforcement effort to catch drivers who are speeding or performing other driving violati [...]
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EKA, Transflo Collaborate to Digitize Workflow Between Shippers, Carriers

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EKA, Transflo Collaborate to Digitize Workflow Between Shippers, Carriers
EKA Solutions, which offers a cloud-based integrated freight management ecosystem platform, has expanded its collaboration with Transflo to implement [...]
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Truckers under fire on the highway in 3 states this week

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Truckers under fire on the highway in 3 states this week
This week, motorists shot at truck drivers in 3 states. Truck drivers are often the targets of violent crime; why isn’t more being done to protect [...]
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New VHD, VAH Models Complete Volvo's Product Design Overhaul

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New VHD, VAH Models Complete Volvo's Product Design Overhaul
The latest enhancements to Volvo's VHD and VAH truck models mark the final steps in the product portfolio upgrades, first revealed with the VNR in Apr [...]
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Sniper shot semi’s engine, ending hour-long pursuit with driver who was holding his wife hostage

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Sniper shot semi’s engine, ending hour-long pursuit with driver who was holding his wife hostage
Police say that stop strips didn’t stop a truck driver who was trying to run over police, so a sniper was called in to disable the truck. On Sa [...]
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Chaos on Texas highway as gunman steals semi, shot by police

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Chaos on Texas highway as gunman steals semi, shot by police
A Texas man was seriously injured yesterday when he was shot by police after firing a gun at other vehicles and stealing a semi truck. The incident oc [...]
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FMCSA to Hold Virtual Trucking Safety Summit

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FMCSA to Hold Virtual Trucking Safety Summit
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration recently announced that the 2020 Trucking Safety Summit will be held virtually on August 5, 2020. The [...]
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Bill that would increase truck parking gaining bipartisan support

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Bill that would increase truck parking gaining bipartisan support
A bill, proposed by a U.S. Representative and former truck driver, would create more truck parking. U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro, is a former t [...]
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Protesters plan to shut down I-490 this weekend

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Protesters plan to shut down I-490 this weekend
A group of protesters say they’re going to shut down Interstate 490 this weekend. The shutdown is scheduled to occur this Sunday at 2:00 pm in [...]
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No more exotic animals at iconic Louisiana truck stop

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No more exotic animals at iconic Louisiana truck stop
A truck stop once famous for displaying exotic wildlife will no longer be housing animals, owners say. This week, owners confirmed that the Tiger Truc [...]
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DOT says new HOS rules will save taxpayers $4 BILLION

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DOT says new HOS rules will save taxpayers $4 BILLION
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) said that a series of proposed changes to truck driver Hours of Service regulations will result in billion [...]
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Navistar, TuSimple Partner to Bring Self-driving Trucks to Market by 2024

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Navistar, TuSimple Partner to Bring Self-driving Trucks to Market by 2024
A collaboration between Navistar and TuSimple will accelerate testing and proving of technology capable of running commercial trucks at full driverles [...]
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