Overdrive Staff

One Million Square Feet of Trucking

Last year, 70,197 people attended the show. Truckers will be the center of attention at the 33rd annual Mid-Americ...

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FBI Queries Trucker in Deadly Poison Case

A former trucker, who has clashed repeatedly with his former carriers, the Department of Labor, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and...

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FYI

Tonnage Soars The American Trucking Associations said its seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index surged 14.6 percent to an all...

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Volvo, Mack to Use EGR, Filters for 2007

Volvo Trucks North America and Mack Trucks will use exhaust gas recirculation technology and diesel particulate filters to meet the 200...

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ABM Names Truckers News Finalist for Neal Award

The American Business Media recently announced that Truckers News is a finalist in the 50th anniversary of the Jesse H. Neal Awar...

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Feds to Inspect Intermodal Chassis

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will create a program to inspect the equipment used to move intermodal containers and h...

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Truck Crash Rate Drops in 2003

New statistics released Jan. 21 by the U.S. Department of Transportation show continued major improvement in highway safety for the nat...

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Industry Associations Back FMCSA in Lawsuit

Three trucking associations support the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration in an hours-of-service lawsuit brought by safety an...

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TCA Contractor Meeting to Be Held with GATS

For the second consecutive year, the Truckload Carriers Association will hold its Annual Independent Contractor Division Meeting in Dal...

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Road Life Getting Worse

In my daily travels I see all too many truck drivers doing the most unsafe things imaginable. I am talking following too close (a serio...

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