Month: October 2017

Trucking: Which Should You Buy First a Car, House or Tractor Trailer

 

In my opinion, if your plans are to buy a tractor trailer then you should buy it before buying a car or house.  Read more here.

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Trucking: Truck driver shortage projected to hit all-time high in 2017

Derrick Leathers Rebecca Brewster and Bob Costello discuss the truck driver shortage and economic activity Photo Sean KilcarrFleet Owner

The shortage of qualified truck drivers is projected to hit an all-time high of 50,000 by the end of 2017, according to Bob Costello, chief economist of American Trucking Associations (ATA).  Read more here.

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Trucking: Driver Shortage Returns to Top of ATRI’s Survey of Critical Industry Issues

 

The driver shortage has regained its status as the trucking industry’s most pressing concern for the first time since 2006, American Transportation Research Institute reported.  Read more here.

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Trucking: XPO Logistics Named Forbes Growth Champion

 

Greenwich, Conn. based transportation and delivery services company XPO Logistics was the top performing U.S. company on Forbes’ list of Growth Champions, released last week.  Read more here.

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Truck Drivers: DOT Wants Input On Regulations To Cut

 

The Department of Transportation is continuing President Trump’s objective of reducing regulations that hinder or hold back businesses.  Read more here.

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Truckers Win the First Battle of the Human-Robot War for Driving Jobs

 

A dais stuffed with well-fed lawmakers sure doesn’t look like a battlefield, but make no mistake: The long-awaited war between self-driving vehicles and the humans they would replace has begun. And the humans just won the first skirmish.  Read more here.

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Indicators: Trucking employment dips slightly in September, ‘Shippers Conditions’ favor carriers

 

Total employment in the for-hire trucking industry was nearly flat in September falling by 100 jobs, according to the Department of Labor’s monthly Employment Situation Report.  Read more here.

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What truck drivers can do to help prevent accidents

 

Equipping large trucks with advanced safety technologies has the potential to prevent up to 63,000 truck related crashes each year, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.  Read more here.

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