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House set to consider bill to reform hours of service, block Safety Fitness rule, nix state-required trucker breaks

Meritor releases updated aftermarket front axle catalogs

The completely revamped catalogs cover the full line of Meritor and Euclid front axle parts and related components.

Indicators: Truck tonnage tumbles again, spot market remains weak

Latest reports: Tonnage dipped again in April, while spot market load availability remains suspect.

Up close with Western Star’s ‘badass’ 5700XE

Kelley Platt, Western Star's president, calls the truck "badass." She winces as the words come out of her mouth but she's right. Everything about this ...

Trucking’s Top Rookie contest nominations open until late next month

The award, named in honor of the late Mike O’Connell, recognizes the best professional truck driver who has been on the job for less than ...

Freightliner Data Code now available for Hadley’s electronic control system on new 6×4 trucks

Installed on the drive axle suspension, the SmartValve allows for convenient raising of the tractor frame to assist in raising a trailer whose landing gear ...

Trucker Path analysis shows reality of truck parking shortage

Trucker Path analysis shows 12 percent of truck parking locations are empty during peak hours and 24 percent have empty spots

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CarriersEdge adds online fuel-efficiency training course

CarriersEdge, providers of online safety and compliance training tools for the North American transportation industry, announced a new Maximizing Fuel Efficiency course.

Diesel prices jump 6 cents, hit highest point in 6 months

The jump in prices put the national average for a gallon of on-highway diesel at $2.357, the highest per-gallon rate so far in 2016.

New York City to pay $14 million to trucking companies over alleged traffic ticket scheme

New York City has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit with the New York Trucking and Delivery Association alleging a parking ticket scheme with ...

Rule to establish CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse a step closer to becoming law

A central database would be created under the rule for verified positive controlled substances and alcohol test results for CDL holders, and for refusals by ...

Supreme Court unanimously rules in favor of CRST in case against EEOC

The final dollar amount owed to CRST has not been decided. Further adjudication will determine how much the EEOC must pay CRST. Two prior orders ...

Major trucking players partner to create parking app to be available later this year

The Park My Truck app is being developed by the Truck Parking Leadership Initiative, which is comprised of the American Transportation Research Institute, the American ...

Batteries aren’t the only shocking thing on proposed electric Class 8 truck

You could get Tesla’s first generation Roadster for $130,000. That put the electric car with a 0 to 60 time of 3.7 seconds in the ...

Comment period for FMCSA’s proposed reforms to carrier safety fitness ratings ends Monday, May 23

The Notice of Proposed Rulemaking outlined FMCSA’s plan to update its safety rating system for carriers by integrating on-road safety data from inspections, along with ...