Truckers unite against human trafficking

Have you ever heard about sex slavery in developing countries? You’re probably at least aware of its existence somewhere far away from the United States, but the fact of the matter is the trafficking of humans under the age of 18 is happening right here in the USA....

New law could benefit younger truckers

In a recent Trucker Feed poll, commercial drivers weighed in on a new law that could allow 18-21 year olds to drive across state lines after receiving a commercial driver license and logging on 400 hours on duty time and 240 hours on duty driving time with an...

New bill would amend hours of service

We need an act of Congress. A new bill by Texas Republican Brian Babin would amend the controversial hours of service that has been the bane of truckers existence since the rollout of the ELD mandate whereby commercial drivers must document their work activity with a...

Truck parking worse as April approaches

With hard enforcement of the ELD mandate fast approaching it appears the dire parking situation for commercial drivers is getting worse. In an ongoing poll by Overdrive magazine 70% of truckers indicated “I’ve noticed lots full or very close to full earlier in...

Is winter coming for the industry?

Transport industry is either preparing for spring or winter depending on who you talk to. Canadian logistics industry is learning a lot from their southern neighbors as the April 1, 2018 ELD mandate nears for us Yanks. Canadian commercial drivers will all be on ELDs...

To park or not to park in New Jersey

The Garden State famous for Bruce Springsteen and the Sopranos also is famous for lack of truck parking. In a question posed to the trucker community, numerous truckers claimed that New Jersey was the worst for parking in the USA despite the findings by the Federal...