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CCJ Spring Symposium to give carrier executives key insights on trucking economy, regulations and more

In addition to a keynote address from political strategist Karl Rove, attendees can attend sessions on a host on the most pressing issues for carriers, including regulations, driver recruiting and ...

Inspectors keying in on cargo securement during nationwide inspection spree

CVSA says to make sure the load and all equipment is properly secured, and to inspect tie-downs to check for wear and damage.

Daimler recalls approximately 450 Western Star 4900 trucks

The recall affects 2015-2018 Western Star 4900 trucks manufactured between March 3, 2014, and Jan. 31, 2017, that were built with certain triple compartment aluminum air tanks. The company says ...

Swift the latest major fleet to join Trucking Alliance

Swift President and CEO Richard Stocking will join the Alliance's board of directors, and Swift Vice President David Berry will join the Alliance's advisory group, which analyzes legislation and regulatory ...

Indicators: Trucking employment rallied in February

The for-hire trucking industry added more than 10,000 jobs in February, wiping out a sizable loss seen in January and pushing industry employment to a new high.
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Annual Roadcheck inspection spree set for June 6-8

A total of 62,796 inspections were performed during the 2016 Roadcheck event, according to CVSA, and 42,236 of them were Level I inspections, the most comprehensive. Brakes and hours were ...

Celadon gives company drivers, owner-operators pay increases

Owner-operators leased to the company, as well as company drivers, are receiving pay increases.

Search is on for North America’s top truck dealer

CCJ sister site Successful Dealer is now taking nomination for its Fifth Annual Successful Dealer Award, which honors North America's top heavy truck dealer. Last year's winner was River States ...

EEOC sues CRST for allegedly denying employment to driver with service dog

EEOC says Laferriere completed the training program but was denied advancement to orientation and over-the-road training based on the company's "no pet" policy, the Commission alleges.

Roadrunner launches new refrigerated division

The new division is the combination of two of Roadrunner’s companies – M. Bruenger and R&M Transportation – into one company.

Trump plan for private highway funding limited in its ability to fix U.S.’ ailing infrastructure

How much can private money fill the highway funding void? Not as much as Trump and other advocates for privatization might hope. But if the president's hopes for greater private ...

Demand for International LT Series up versus ProStar

Order intake for LT trucks equipped with the Cummins X15 engine to continue to exceed comparable ProStar figures for prior years

USA Truck expands logistics division into Mexico

The company says the expansion is in line with its strategy to grow into new markets and offer more services. The team in Mexico will be led by Hugo Jimenez, ...

ATA, Navistar, Volvo join other trucking stakeholders asking new EPA chief to support clean diesel program

A band of trucking industry stakeholders, including some truck and engine OEMs and the American Trucking Associations, issued a letter last week to the new administrator of the Environmental Protection ...