Author Archive of Alice Deters

Drunk driver fails to pin blame on truck driver

Posted on: April 30th, 2014 by Alice Deters No Comments

Despite attempts by a defense attorney to pin the deaths of a young couple on a truck driver, a jury in Lowell, Michigan has found […]

Listening sessions call for new-entrant testing

Posted on: April 23rd, 2014 by Alice Deters No Comments

Since the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) was signed into law in 2012, the FMCSA has been grappling with the […]

National Carriers Inc. to name 2013 Driver of the Year

Posted on: March 6th, 2014 by Alice Deters No Comments

National Carriers Inc. will name its 2013 Elite Driver of the Year. The company announced that it will be holding the National Carriers Driver of […]

FFE finds favor from jury

Posted on: February 24th, 2014 by Alice Deters No Comments

A Texas jury has sided with Dallas-based trucking company FFE Transportation Services Inc. in a recent lawsuit, rejecting a $3.5 million dollar claim filed by […]

SWIFT enables Canadian women

Posted on: February 19th, 2014 by Alice Deters No Comments

It is no secret that trucking is a male-dominated industry. In the United States, there are over 3 million truck drivers, women accounting for only […]