Archive for the ‘Trucking Headlines’ Category

Special Olympics Supported by World’s Largest Truck Convoy

Posted on: September 18th, 2013 by Josh Grammer No Comments

Each year, truckers across the globe gather in support of Special Olympics. The annual “World’s Largest Truck Convoy” is a fundraising event aimed at sponsoring Special [...]

Truck Company Scandals Resurface

Posted on: September 12th, 2013 by Chelsea Tucker No Comments

It’s a popular belief that a little greed is necessary to make it to the top. And that might be the case, but unchecked greed [...]

Congress questions HOS regulations

Posted on: September 10th, 2013 by Brooke Wisdom No Comments

A letter, signed by 51 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, was written to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx expressing concerns about the Hours of [...]

Gary Harms Grand Champion of 2013 NTDC

Posted on: September 2nd, 2013 by Josh Grammer No Comments

The 2013 National Truck Driving Championship promised and delivered the safest truck drivers in the nation once again. There were 9 separate categories of drivers [...]

Scam Imitates DOT Employees

Posted on: August 28th, 2013 by Josh Grammer No Comments

Have you ever received a fax from Julie Weynal? Or perhaps it was Jason Wallace, Robert Dal, Lisa Johnson, or Dan Jacobs? They all claim [...]

Highway Angels honored by Lawler, TCA

Posted on: August 21st, 2013 by Josh Grammer No Comments

In 2010, Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) was awed by the performance of rising country star Lindsay Lawler at Dallas’s Great American Trucking Show (GATS). Since [...]

No consolidation against Pilot Flying J

Posted on: August 15th, 2013 by Brooke Wisdom No Comments

According to a ruling by a U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, lawsuits still outstanding against Pilot Flying J regarding its fraudulent rebate scheme will [...]

Driving Down Blood Pressure

Posted on: August 14th, 2013 by Chelsea Tucker No Comments

A new study between researchers in Minnesota and truck drivers in Wisconsin looks to tackle hypertension. Better known as high blood pressure, it is one [...]

Swift sued again for FCRA violations

Posted on: August 7th, 2013 by Brooke Wisdom No Comments

Trucking company Swift Transportation, headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is being sued in a Virginia federal court by James Ellis III for allegedly violating the Fair [...]

Increase in trucking insurance questioned

Posted on: August 1st, 2013 by Brooke Wisdom No Comments

On July 18, U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-Penn.) introduced the Safe and Fair Environment on Highways Achieved through Underwriting Levels Act (SAFE-HAUL) to raise the [...]

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