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Special report: Day of reckoning in driver shortage saga

Samsara raises $50M as it adds 1,700 fleet customers every quarter

Samsara offers what it describes as “a complete data platform” for transportation operations that combines real-time GPS tracking, wireless sensors, video, and mobile applications.

Driver who saved crash victim named 2018 Goodyear Highway Hero

Frank Vieira, a driver for Connell Transport out of Hamilton, Ontario, says he was “put in the right place at the right time” last year ...

Congress clears bill exempting livestock haulers from ELD mandate through September; Trump may veto

Both chambers of Congress on Thursday passed a $1.3 trillion spending bill that allows livestock haulers to run without electronic logging devices through the end ...

Driver shortage: It’s a good time to be an owner operator

Owner-operators are reaping the benefits of a hot freight market, where spot rates jumped more than 20 percent at the end of last year.

A. Duie Pyle shares tech essentials for Final Mile success

CCJ asked Randy Swart, chief operating officer of A. Duie Pyle, about technologies the company has implemented to enter the fast-growing e-commerce market.

New mobile app helps fleets improve delivery process with CRM, doc scanning

A new “delivery reconnaissance” mobile platform combines location-based mobile customer relationship management (CRM), automated workflow and connectivity features in a centralized driver app.

FMCSA changes ELD rule to allow for new installs of AOBRDs

The FMCSA is allowing fleets that currently use AOBRDs to continue with that version for newly purchased or uninstalled devices.

BFGoodrich debuts two severe duty tires

BFGoodrich introduced two all-terrain tires for the severe service market Thursday at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky. The new BFGoodrich Cross Control S (steer) ...

Randall-Reilly enhances driver recruiting, lead-gen capabilities with Smart Rhino Labs acquisition

CCJ’s parent company Randall-Reilly has acquired Smart Rhino Labs, Salt Lake City, Utah, which offers recruiting services in the trucking industry.

Mack: New Anthem long-haul tractor leaps on fuel economy

More than 500 Mack Anthem tractors have been deployed by U.S. fleets, Mack announced Thursday of its all-new long-haul tractor that entered production just six ...

Congress’ budget deal extends ELD waiver for livestockers, separate bill pushes for under-21 truckers

Livestock haulers would have until the end of September to adopt an ELD under Congress' Wednesday-released spending package. However, the bill skips, at least for ...

Workhorse set to deploy first fleet of all-electric vans in the U.S.

The all-wheel drive N-GEN vans feature fast charging capabilities a 100 mile all-electric range.

Driver Deficit: Drivers tell it like it is

It's no surprise that three out of four respondents to a recent survey of drivers and leased owner-operators cited low pay as the reason fleets ...

States ban trucks from interstates due to severe winter storm

Winter Storm Toby is expected to dump as much as 18-24 inches of snow along the I-95 corridor through Thursday. Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New ...