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Court rules against CRST in case involving sexual harassment claims brought by driver

Court rules against CRST in case involving sexual harassment claims brought by driver

A federal appeals court has ruled against CRST International in a case regarding a female truck operator and her allegations against the company that it allowed a hostile work environment ...
CCJ Symposium panels to focus on autonomous tech, e-commerce

CCJ Symposium panels to focus on autonomous tech, e-commerce

Two panels will be held during CCJ's Spring Symposium to discuss autonomous technology in trucking, as well as e-commerce and the changing freight landscape.

Rates in and out of Atlanta likely won’t be affected by I-85 closure

“I-85 is not a major truck lane through Atlanta,” says DAT's Ken Harper. “The impact is going to be minimal to negligable.”

Truck Parts & Service seeks to find industry’s top parts distributor

Presented annually at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW), the Truck Parts & Service Distributor of the Year award is given to a distributor who exemplifies excellent customer service, product knowledge ...
Flatbed rates soared, reefer rates drove in March

Flatbed rates soared, reefer rates drove in March

Flatbed rates hit their highest mark in a year and a half. Reefer rates, however, sank to their second lowest point since early 2013.
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Detroit making FA-4 engine oils factory fill

Detroit making FA-4 engine oils factory fill

Detroit says it has moved factory-fill engine oil to low viscosity FA-4 on its DD13, DD15 and DD16 heavy-duty engines.

Diesel pricing remains flat

According to the Department of Energy’s weekly report, prices increased in all regions across the country with the most significant increase coming in New England, where prices rose by 3.7 ...

Opposition to Gorsuch cites decision to side with carrier in driver-brought lawsuit

As of April 3, it appears Democrats rallied enough votes in the Senate to successfully filibuster Trump's nominee for a spot on the Supreme Court, Neil Gorsuch, and a lawsuit ...
DOT issues $10M in emergency funds to repair collapsed I-85 overpass

DOT issues $10M in emergency funds to repair collapsed I-85 overpass

The U.S. Department of Transportation has issued $10 million in emergency funds to the state of Georgia to help initiate repairs on the section of Interstate 85 that collapsed Thursday ...
Indicators: Tonnage down in February, index points to rate growth

Indicators: Tonnage down in February, index points to rate growth

Truck tonnage was down in February, while the monthly Shippers Conditions Index for January points to economic growth and tightening capacity. Both reports reveal positive trends for freight growth.
Industry's shift to new diesel engine oils underway, matches expectations

Industry’s shift to new diesel engine oils underway, matches expectations

Formerly lumped together under the umbrella of PC-11, CK-4 and FA-4 formulations replaced CJ-4 oils and as of Dec. 1.

Crime report: Fleet owner sentenced for embezzling union funds, Va. fleets charged for various regs violations

A Virginia trucking company, its holding company and four executives were charged with hours-of-service and other violations, and the owner of a fleet conglomerate in New Jersey was sentenced for ...
New Bandit truck racing series opens in North Carolina

New Bandit truck racing series opens in North Carolina

Decker, driving the No. 666 truck, started in the pole position and led from start to finish. Justin Ball, Tommy Boileau, Chris Kikelhan and Allen Boles rounded out the top ...

Repair timetable unknown following I-85 bridge collapse in Atlanta

All lanes of I-85 north and south are closed indefinitely from the downtown connector to Georgia Highway 400. While most trucks are required to use I-285 to go around the ...