Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Trucker News

Truckers news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

Illinois accident claims life of Sanger trucker

A Sanger truck driver died in a fiery crash involving three semi-tractor-trailers Friday night on Interstate 39 in Ogle County, Illinois State Police said.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sanger, TX, Denton, TX

4 hrs ago | Today's Trucking

Wanted: Road Knight in Shining Chrome

Over their two-year term, Road Knights engage communities across Ontario through such things as sharing road safety tips with motorists, raising awareness of the trucking's role in the economy, talking to young people about careers in trucking and representing the trucking industry at community events, business club meetings, driver education ... (more)

Comment?

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Heavy Duty Trucking

Carper Will Air Fuel Tax Hike with Senate Colleagues

Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., is a longtime supporter of raising federal fuel taxes to pay for highways and will float that idea with his colleagues as they draft the next highway bill.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Senator Tom Carper, US News

San Francisco Chronicle

Truckers, laborers win lawsuit against Ghilotti Bros.

A federal judge has approved a $950,000 settlement for truck drivers who sued a San Rafael construction company for refusing to pay them for two to three hours they spent each day loading and unloading their trucks and driving to and from construction sites.

Comment?

Related Topix: San Francisco, CA

Heavy Duty Trucking

Truck Dealership Rush Profit Drops Despite Higher Sales

The largest network of commercial truck dealers in North America saw a drop in its first quarter profit despite a 26.7% gain in its revenue.

Comment?

Merced Sun-Star

Delays worsen on first morning of Fix50 project

Grinding, drilling and other work have the Fix50 project in full swing on the first morning of work on the W-X portion of Highway 50 in Sacramento.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Sacramento County, CA, Yolo County, CA, West Sacramento, CA

Heavy Duty Trucking

Recalls Issued for Mack, Volvo, Peterbilt and McNeilus Trucks

Two more truck makers have announced how many of their vehicles are affected by a recall announced in early March involving Cummins Westport powered natural gas engines.

Comment?

Related Topix: Weather

Heavy Duty Trucking

The Kinetics Hybrid Now Approved for the NYSERDA Voucher Program

The New York State Energy Research & Development Authority announced that Crosspoint Kinetics hybrid electric system qualifies for voucher funding.

Comment?

Related Topix: New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, Technical Services

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Streets Blog Chicago

Senior Fatally Struck After Exiting Car During Traffic Dispute

Kim Kyeyul, 72, died Saturday morning after he got out of his car to talk with a truck driver following a traffic crash and was then run over by the driver of another semi.

Comment?

Related Topix: Chicago, IL

KIMT

Driving with caution in rainy conditions

KIMT News 3 - It seems like everyone is hopeful that the snow has made its last appearance in our area, but now it's that time of year where we have to deal with the rain.

Comment?

Heavy Duty Trucking

Economic Watch: Leading Economic Indicators Surge

A measure of the health of the U.S. economy turned sharply higher last month, according to a report released Monday morning from the private research group The Conference Board.

Comment?

Related Topix: Financial Markets

CNN

Flaps-Up: For When Truckers Back Up

Truck drivers know that mudflaps can be a pain. They rip, tear and fall off all the time, causing damage and slowing truckers down.

Comment?

Sun Apr 20, 2014

MLM Business Opportunities Blog

Why Now is The time To Get In The Trucking Business

The life of a trucker has always been hard, especially for long-haul drivers. Today there is a shortage of about 200,000 truck drivers.

1 comment

Related Topix: Dining

Bangor Daily News

Mighty Truck's great adventure and Margaret's best-ever baked scallops

When you log a lot of miles cavorting about the country, you get to know certain trucking lines by where they are and how they drive.

Comment?

Related Topix: Taos, NM, Blizzard

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Wheeling News

Getting Trucks Back in Control

For a time after the gas drilling boom hit the Northern Panhandle, it seemed as if most of the companies involved were trying hard to be good neighbors.

Comment?

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Heavy Duty Trucking

Trucking Company Faces Nearly $1 Million In Fines Over Oilfield Waste Dumping

A Wyoming-based trucking company is facing possible fines of more than $1 million for alleged illegally dumping of saltwater on a road, while criminal charges have been filed against the driver.

Comment?

Heavy Duty Trucking

Arkansas Routes Get New I-49 Designation

Sections of Interstate 540 and Highway 71 in northwest Arkansas will be receiving a new Interstate highway designation soon, according to the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department.

Comment?

Related Topix: Arkansas, Arkansas Government

Newsday

PA: Westbury trucker used rigged plate to beat toll

In West Islip closed due to accident on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Robert Moses Causeway/X40 and before Rt-231/Deer Park Ave/X39 in North Babylon.

Comment?

Related Topix: Westbury, NY, Islip, NY, West Islip, NY, Babylon, NY

AmmoLand

Imprinting On To A Boy With An Axe

My father, the Navy Master Chief, was stationed along with his family on the east coast, the west coast, Alaska and Scotland.

Comment?

Related Topix: Yellowstone National Park, US National Parks

KVIA-TV El Paso

Trucker ?dispatched by God? to deliver baby at Denny's

A man believes he was "dispatched by the Lord" to help deliver a baby in the lobby of a Denny's restaurant.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sauk Rapids, MN

•••
•••
•••
•••

Truckers Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••