James Jaillet

CSA changes: Agency implements plan to account for due process in inspection citations

| August 25, 2014

Violations against drivers or carriers that are dismissed or result in a “not guilty” ruling will no longer count in Compliance, Safety, Accountability scoring nor on driver Pre-Employment Screening Reports, FMCSA says.

The reign continues: Diorio, Rethwisch repeat as champs as Pride & Polish names 4 top rigs

| August 23, 2014

Small fleet owners Bill Rethwisch and Vinnie Dirorio will be taking home Overdrive's Pride & Polish National Championship trophies for the second straight year, along with two other perennial Pride & Polish competitors and owner-operators ...

Photos: Pride & Polish competitors grabbing attention on day 2 of GATS

| August 22, 2014

Below is another sampling of the nearly 70 show trucks that showed up to compete in this year's Overdrive's Pride & Polish at the Great American Trucking Show.

Wreaths Across America: Trucking partnership enables growth, full Arlington coverage the goal

| August 22, 2014

WAA head Morrel Worcester said his group's partnership with trucking companies helps makes possible not only the large annual year-over-year increases in wreath layings, but also the program itself.

‘Texas Trocas’ to document custom truck building process

| August 22, 2014

The innovative and one-of-a-kind show trucks being produced by the Mendez family at the Texas Chrome Shop has caught more than the eyes of truck show attendees and Pride & Polish judges in recent years: ...

Rand McNally unveils new IntelliRoute truck-specific GPS, mobile ELD compatibility

| August 22, 2014

Rand McNally introduced Aug. 21 at the Great American Trucking Show new, updated versions of its line of truck-specific GPS units, the IntelliRoute TND. It also announced its HD 100 electronic logging device now works ...

Minimizer giving away $30k for 30th anniversary

| August 21, 2014

Minimizer is giving away $30,000 to celebrate its 30th anniversary, which is this year, the fender manufacturer announced Aug. 21 at the Great American Trucking Show.

Photo gallery: Pride & Polish competitors just after ‘rags down’ call

| August 21, 2014

The "rags down" call for the 2014 Great American Trucking Show Pride & Polish came this morning at 7:30 a.m. sharp, and the judges began scoring the roughly 70 competitors shortly after. Here are some ...

James Jaillet

James Jaillet is the News Editor for CCJ and Overdrive. Reach him at jjaillet@randallreilly.com.

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