Month: June 2015

The Price Tag for Violating Regulations Just Went Up

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has a mission statement of reducing the number of commercial motor vehicle crashes, and the injuries and fatalities associated with them.  One way to achieve this goal is to identify high-risk motor carriers through FMCSA’s Compliance, Safety, Accountability enforcement program. Carriers that pose the greatest safety risk will find themselves subject to an FMCSA investigation, or audit, of their compliance records.  Read more here.

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Trucking Tops Growth Charts

General freight trucking is outpacing growth in all other small business industries, according to financial information company Sageworks. Specialty freight owners also have reason to smile, coming in at number four for growth over the 12 months ending May 31, 2015. – Read more here.

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Truck Driving Would be a Great Job if You Got Paid

Dave MacMillan is an owner-operator based in Parry Sound, Ontario who has spent most of his 40-year driving career hauling produce from California. Currently, he drives a lumber truck locally and is paid by the hour. When the lumber hauling season is over he will study the rates and decide if he wants to put his truck back on the road or leave the business altogether. He explains why the industry has trouble attracting and keeping drivers.  Read more here.

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California’s Four Most Dangerous Freeways For Truckers Identified

After analyzing data from the California Highway Patrol, the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) identified four stretches of freeway that have the most trucking accidents per mile every year.  Read more here.

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