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International Says Things Are Looking Up

The year 2018 was a banner year in the U.S. and Canada, and International Trucks hopes to continue building on that success.“In Canada, it was p... Read More

Some States Enforce Better Than Others

On January 22, 2019, the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety released its “2019 Roadmap of State Highway Safety Laws,” which pinpoints t... Read More

Fourteen Weeks And Fuel Still Falling

Now for 14 consecutive weeks, the U.S. average price for a gallon of diesel reported by the federal Energy Information Administration fuel has again d... Read More

ATRI Publishes Compendium of Local Regulations

In an effort to help truck drivers avoid hefty fines, the ATRI (American Transportation Research Institute) released an updated list of state and loca... Read More

Truck Tonnage Has a Strong Year

U.S. for-hire truck tonnage dipped 4.3% in December, but closed out the full year 2018 up 6.6% compared to 2017.That marked the largest annual gain si... Read More

TriMac Acquires B&B/Bess Tank Lines

Trimac Transportation announced it acquired B&B/Bess Tank Lines, a family-run bulk transportation company with roots in Quebec and Alberta.B&B... Read More

Ministers Agree to National Entry Level Truck Driver Training

Canada’s transportation ministers committed to developing a national entry-level driver training standard by 2020 — one of a series of tru... Read More

Bitter Cold Weather is an Issue Virtually Across Canada

According to the calendar we have more winter behind us than ahead of us.  According to meteorologists that which is ahead of us is undoubtedly g... Read More

Thunder Bay Tries to Divert Trucks from Dawson Road — Again

The Ontario Trucking Association (OTA) voiced its opinion on a new designated truck route passed by Thunder Bay City Council. The OTA says the new rou... Read More

Trucker Rescues Toddler that Flies Out of a Moving Vehicle

On Monday, January 14, 2019, Chad “Cheddar” Monk was driving down Minnesota Street in Mankato, MN, when he noticed a small child in a car... Read More