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ATA Reveals This Years America’s Road Team Captains

The ATA (American Trucking Associations) recently chose their new team of 18 professional truck drivers (called Captains) for the 2019-2020 class of A... Read More

Cuomo Wants Trucks Violating Bans Charged

State police will increase penalties for truck drivers who violate Thruway bans after a massive wreck on the highway on Wednesday, the governor said.G... Read More

FMCSA shuts down driver after two fatal crashes

An Ohio-based truck operator has been issued an effective shutdown order (an imminent hazard out-of-service order) by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety... Read More

Traction has a new transactional website!

Longueuil, February 4, 2019Traction is proud to announce the launch of its new transactional website, reshaped and redesign to make its customers&rsqu... Read More

Fair Labor Standards Act Stands for Truckers

What started out as a misclassification case in a district court by a truck lease Independent Contractor, Dominic Oliveira, ended up in the Supreme Co... Read More

Humboldt Victim Impact Statements Wrap Up

A prosecution document presented during the sentencing hearing for the truck driver involved in the Humboldt tragedy indicates he committed 70 log boo... Read More

Pennsylvania To Examine Issue Of Snow And Ice Removal From Vehicles

Sen. Lisa Boscola, D-Northampton, reintroduced a bill that is intended to address the issue snow and ice removal from vehicles. The Senate voted unani... Read More

TCA and CarriersEdge Announce Best Fleets

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) and CarriersEdge announced the 2019 Best Fleets to Drive For, three are from Canada.“When it comes to w... Read More

Eight States Look To Change Speed Limits

Elected officials in states from California to Mississippi are discussing possible changes to speed limit rules.  Legislators in multiple states... Read More

NY Trucker Wins $298 Million Powerball Jackpot

New York truck driver, David Johnson, recently won the second largest Powerball Jackpot in New York Lottery history; totalling $298.3 million.In regar... Read More