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Trucking adds more jobs

| July 02, 2010

After adding 1,000 positions in June, payroll employment in trucking is up 8,800 jobs since March.

Safety award deadline July 22

Jill Dunn | July 02, 2010

The award recognizes individuals, states and agencies with creative programs that improved truck safety.

Diesel prices mixed

| June 29, 2010

The national price declined 0.5 cent to $2.956 in the latest week. The price is 34.8 cents higher than a year ago.

Stolen pharmaceutical truckload recovered

| June 28, 2010

With a tracking device embedded, FreightWatch International recovered the truckload on I-81 in Tennessee June 25.

CDL tester sentenced

| June 28, 2010

Harold Stewart in Louisiana had pled guilty to making a false statement for his role in falsifying of 250 out of 320 CDL skills tests he conducted.

Agency to drop cargo insurance requirement

| June 22, 2010

Household goods motor carriers and household goods freight forwarders will continue to be subject to the cargo insurance requirement.

Diesel prices creeping up

| June 22, 2010

After five weeks of declines, the price gained 3.3 cents to $2.961 in the latest week.

New truck orders surge 84% in May

| June 21, 2010

ACT reported 13,231 net orders of Class 8 vehicles. Over half of the orders are scheduled for delivery in the third quarter.

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