James Jaillet

Rates drop, continue year-end slide

| November 12, 2012

As has been the case for all three segments in the last three years — except for flatbed in late 2010 — spot market rates for reefer, flatbed and dry van continue their decline after ...

Hours rule exemption for storm relief extended to Nov. 27

| November 09, 2012

The waiver of certain federal rules for drivers carrying emergency loads to the areas affected by Hurricane Sandy has been extended to Nov. 27.

Truckers react: Obama wins ’12 election

| November 07, 2012

Most commenters on Overdrive's Facebook page were not thrilled to hear news that incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama had been re-elected and were quite vocal on where they stood relative to the national political scene, ...

Drivers mostly support marijuana ballot results

| November 07, 2012

While most states were going either shades of blue or red Tuesday evening, Colorado and Washington state went green, as voters in both states approved initiatives to legalize pot.

Trucking and the election: What you need to know

| November 06, 2012

Overdrive's election page, polls, trucking campaign contributions and more.

Pride & Polish results: Black-cherry rigs strike again

| November 05, 2012

Full list of winners from the Pride & Polish show at the PDI Dyno and Customer Appreciation event.

Dressing as a Peterbilt for Halloween

| October 31, 2012

A little ingenuity can go a long way.

DEF sales projected to explode in coming years

| October 23, 2012

What's the potential for DEF sales? Nearly 2 billion gallons a year.

James Jaillet

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

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