Jill Dunn

Truckers end strike at California ports, long-term relief unclear

| November 24, 2014

Southern California drayage truckers have ended their latest strike, but long-term fixes to the labor problems that plague the ports may still be far off.

La. truck stop allowed to keep Tony the Tiger, for now

| November 21, 2014

A Louisiana lawsuit to remove Tony the tiger from his truck stop home has been dismissed, but it could be pursued in the same court before another judge.

Truck operators continue to strike, picket at LA ports

| November 19, 2014

Southern California port truckers now are picketing two intermodal rail carriers as the strike against area port drayage companies expands.

Port truckers resume strikes due to alleged wage theft

| November 14, 2014

Some port truckers serving the Port of Los Angeles and the Port of Long Beach began another work strike Thursday, protesting what they’ve said are retaliatory actions by their carriers and theft of wages

TA to close on VA I-81, cutting 129 parking spaces

| November 03, 2014

TravelCenters of America at Virginia’s I-81 Exit 150 will permanently close at 4 p.m. Nov. 15. The stop has 129 parking spaces that will be lost, which likely will add to the already exiting parking ...

Cross-border haulers can now streamline Mexico border crossings

| October 27, 2014

A recent agreement between the U.S. and Mexico will allow carriers who carry freight to and from Mexico to become certified and therefore undergo fewer cargo exams and enjoy faster validation when crossing the border.

FMCSA: Hearing-impaired drivers who can’t speak OK to hold CDL

| October 27, 2014

Truckers who are hearing impaired and can communicate English -- but don’t speak it -- are not barred from having a CDL, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said this month.

Two owner-operators get court victory in labor law, classification dispute

| October 16, 2014

A federal judge has ordered a California carrier to reinstate two owner-operators and cease illegal labor activities.

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