Truckers On Strike

Petroleo Brasileiro  PBR 14.49% , also known as Petrobras, was downgraded by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley Thursday after announcing that it will temporarily cut diesel prices in Brazil.

Published: 24 May 2018
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Driving a truck is hard on the body.

Driving a truck is hard on the body. There are some 7 million drivers on the roads. 87% of trucking accidents involve driver error and 12% are due to drivers falling asleep, heart attacks and health problems.

Published: 24 May 2018
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Australia’s transport

In late 2016, the National Transport Commission (NTC) predicted a 26 per cent increase in Australia’s freight task over the following decade, as a result of the country’s economic recovery from the 2007/2008 global financial crisis.

Published: 24 May 2018
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Now, SCC’s Truck Driver Training program is getting a makeover

Davis Tyndall, president of Davis’ Auto Body and Paint, Inc. inspects the work being done to Sampson Community College’s rigs. 

Published: 23 May 2018
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it’s a problem that affects everyone.

ROCHESTER, Minn. – It’s an industry that’s struggling right now, truck driving.

Published: 23 May 2018
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Roadcheck is just around the corner,

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s International Roadcheck is just around the corner, taking place June 5-7 across the U.S. and Canada, and will focus on hours of service.

Published: 23 May 2018
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Getting paid the moment the carrier delivers

Owners of trucking companies both large and small will routinely tell you how easy it is to find yourself facing cash flow problems. There are many causes, but the most common is working with customers who do not pay their invoices in a timely fashion. Rather than getting paid the moment the carrier delivers its haul, some customers take one, two, or even three months to make a payment.

Published: 23 May 2018
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Ready Street and Harding Street West both set to be truck routes

Saint John city councillors have agreed to steps that will take some transport truck traffic off one west side residential street and place it on another.

Published: 23 May 2018
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Stop human trafficking

Sacramento Valley law enforcement announced a partnership Tuesday with the California Trucking Association to stop human trafficking.

Published: 23 May 2018
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A strong economy lets those truckers roll. Plus, regional economy notes.

Self-driving trucks may, or may not, be just around the bend. In the present, the human-driven industry is enjoying its best times in years.

Published: 23 May 2018
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