Articles by CCJ Staff

Oasis’ truck seat cushion

The Oasis Flotation Truck Seat Cushion is engineered with the designer’s 3D flotation technology to help lower and distribute sitting pressure, improve blood circulation and prevent soreness in buttocks, numbness ...

U.S. Xpress spec’ing Bendix ADB22X air disc brakes on more than 2,800 tractors

U.S. Xpress, Inc., the nation’s second largest privately owned truckload carrier, is now spec’ing Bendix ADB22X air disc brakes on the steer axles of more than 2,800 tractors, including vehicles ...

TRP’s A/C compressors

TRP’s Super Heavy Duty A/C Compressors are rated at 2 million cycles and are built with the exact specifications of industry units. Advanced oil circulation for the shaft bearing and ...

Michelin’s regional drive retread

Michelin’s MD XDN 2 Pre-Mold drive-position retread is designed for regional medium-duty 19.5-inch tires in food and beverage, parcel package and pickup-and-delivery applications. The retread features an 18/32-inch tread depth ...

RoadKing’s Classic CB

RoadKing’s Classic CB radio system is designed with a dynamic screw-on microphone with a 9-foot cord, high-quality sound and high-performance tune and signal controls for added reliability. The S/RF/SWR/CAL Switch ...

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Driver shut down by DOT after deadly crash

Tennessee-licensed truck operator Randall Weddle has been issued an effective shutdown order by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. The trucker was served the federal order June 22. Weddle was ...

Rand McNally launches dashcam line

Rand McNally is entering the dashcam business with the launch of a new line of devices, the company announced this week. The Rand McNally Dash Cam 100, 200 and 300 models ...

AFA’s camshaft, gasket kits

AFA’s three camshaft bearing and gasket installation kits for Cummins’ ISX/QSX engines are designed to help simplify installation. Each kit contains camshaft seals manufactured in one of the company’s plants. AFA ...

Penray’s cooling system treatment additive

Penray’s Pencool 4000 cooling system treatment additive is formulated for nitrite-free extended-life coolants used in over-the-road trucks and local delivery vehicles and is designed to be compatible with all ELCs, ...

Video: Preventable or not — Evasive maneuver puts trailer on its side

Check out the video above to see whether this crash could have been prevented. (Adapted from CCJ's Preventable or Not series.)

Trucking’s Top Rookie nomination period ends Friday

Time is running out to nominate yourself or someone else for an award that could make you or them $10,000 richer. A check for $10,000 and a package of prizes awaits ...

Detroit reaches milestone 200,000 installations of Detroit Connect Virtual Technician

Detroit recently marked the 200,000 installation of its Detroit Connect Virtual Technician integrated remote diagnostic system hardware, just five years after its launch. The milestone hardware unit was installed on a Freightliner Cascadia Evolution ...

Nomination period open for Goodyear’s Highway Hero Award

Nominations for Goodyear’s 34th annual Highway Hero Award are now open through Nov. 29. The award was established in 1983 to honor professional truck drivers who put themselves in harm’s way ...

Avantechs’ sleep monitoring wearable

Avantechs’ Sleepman wearable for drivers is designed to optimize and enhance sleep, wake users during the correct sleep phase and prevent dozing while driving. The device is engineered to monitor ...

APEM’s LED indicator

APEM’s rear-mounting QRM6 LED Indicator is the latest addition to its 6mm QRM Series and is suited for harsh environments with its IP67 sealing and in applications where space constraints ...