2012 Owner-Operator ...

TweetTruckload Carriers Association and Randall-Reilly Business Media & Information Company have announced the owner-operator finalists in the 2012 Driver of the Year competition. The following 11 drivers will compete for the Owner-Operator of the Year contest: Bradley Chapdelaine,...

How to Find Local Tr...

TweetTrucks play an essential role in the U.S. economy. Therefore, truck drivers have an integral part in transporting goods around the country. Becoming a truck driver does not mean that you have to be away from home all the time. Companies and businesses rely on these trained professionals...

Trucking adds 4,400 ...

TweetA lot of people in this country have been laid off because of job cuts and the lagging economy. A lot of the people who were affected have found it very hard to find work. Many have ended up in the unemployment lines, but a few have decided to be proactive and are considering a career...

Lawmakers protest cr...

TweetAt least 35 federal lawmakers have signed a draft of a letter to Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood protesting the DOT proposal for a cross-border trucking program with Mexico. The April 27 draft written by Congressmen Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) and Daniel Lipinski (D-Ill.) is signed by 35...

DRUNK DRIVING Mar23

DRUNK DRIVING

TweetDrunk driving is the act of operating or driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and or drugs to the degree that mental and motor skills are impaired. Holidays are some of the most dangerous times of the year on the road. Two to three times more people die in...