James Jaillet

Fleet, owner-operator the latest to sue Pilot for rebate withholding

| June 05, 2013

Ohio Auto Delivery and an unnamed owner-operator are the latest to file lawsuits against truck stop chain and fuel provider Pilot Flying J amidst federal allegations that it defrauded trucking companies out of millions of ...

Over regulation killing owner-operators, says ATA chair

| June 04, 2013

Mike Card put it bluntly last week at the Great West Fleet Executive Conference in Las Vegas: The costs of complying with regulations in the trucking industry is smothering owner-operators and small fleet owners.

Reefer, van rates skyrocket in May

| June 04, 2013

Spot market rates for reefer and dry van loads leapt dramatically in May, a month that saw rates for all three segments rise and reefer rates hit an all-time high.

Questions arise over Pilot in-house investigator

| June 03, 2013

An internal investigator for Pilot dealt with payment withholding accusations at his former employer, reports say.

‘Family Biziness,’ Lil’ Ray crowned Pride & Polish winners

| June 01, 2013

A few familiar faces brought home Best of Show trophies at The Great West Truck Show Pride & Polish this weekend.

Video: Black cherry duo shows off pink flames, skulls

| May 31, 2013

Yamko Truck Lines is showing off two of its award-winning black cherry and pink-flamed Petes.

French truckers get hitched in front of show truck

| May 31, 2013

A French couple that loves American trucks and that owns a trucking company in France threw had an unannounced wedding ceremony in front of a truck.

Keeping video documentation of your mishaps

| May 31, 2013

A dash cam on display at Great West keeps HD video recording synced with location for insurance if trouble arises.

James Jaillet

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

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