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Bernie Sanders wants to spend $216 Billion to replace Diesel Trucks.

In the 1890s NYC was up to its knees in horse droppings and the governments of the day were wringing their hands as to what to do.  The smell was... Read More

Heartland Acquires Millis

Heartland Express announced it acquired family owned Millis Transfer and related companies for approximately $150 million, including debt. Including t... Read More

TravelCenters of America Donates $84,400 to St Christopher Fund

TravelCenters of America presented the St. Christopher Fund with a check for $84,400 on Thursday, during a ceremony at the Great American Trucking Sho... Read More

National Safety Council Reports Vehicle Death Rate Down

According to the nonprofit National Safety Council, motor vehicle deaths in the U.S. fell during the first six months of 2019.The group said in a stat... Read More

TRUCKING GROUPS PUSH LAWMAKERS TO REJECT CRASH SCORE PROPOSAL

U.S. trucking companies and 3PLs are urging Senate lawmakers to ignore a proposal by their colleagues in the House chamber to make crash safety scores... Read More

BlueParrott Launches Headset At GATS

BlueParrott, a maker of wireless headsets, launched a new version of its noise-cancelling Bluetooth headset at the Great American Trucking Show.The ne... Read More

DRUG AND ALCOHOL TRUCKING REGS ARE STRICTER THAN MOST KNOW

Even the most responsible drivers can violate trucking regulations for controlled substances simply because they don’t know the law. Check out s... Read More

OPP Lay First Charge for Drug Impairment using DRAGER Drug Test 5000

New to the OPP's arsenal in its efforts to keep Ontario's roads safe, is the DRAGER Drug Test 5000.This unit detects the presence of cannabis and/or c... Read More

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Jumped in July

American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) for-hire Truck Tonnage Index jumped 6.6% in July after falling 1.2% in June, t... Read More

FTC Orders DOTAuthority.com to refund Small Business Owners

Small business owners who may have been duped by deceptive advertising by DOTAuthority.com may get some small relief. The Federal Trade Commission has... Read More