C.R. England

C.R. England says goal in driver training exemption to get qualified truck operators working sooner

The only new entrant drivers that fall under the exemption, England says, are those who have completed all necessary skills tests and written tests and who have a commercial learner's permit, but simply haven’t been to their home state “to stand in a line at the DMV,” England said, to receive their CDL.

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Major carrier allowed to skip certain driver training regs

Under the terms of the exemption, a learner's permit holder who has passed a CDL skills test may drive a truck and trailer for C.R. England without a CDL holder in the front seat.

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C.R. England appeals $1.3 million judgement to OOIDA

C.R. England is appealing a federal court’s final judgment favoring the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association in its 11-year-old class-action suit.

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C.R. driver wins Harley

C.R. England has awarded a Harley-Davidson Sportster Seventy-Two to Richard Robinson for showing improvement in miles per gallon average and average idle percentage for third quarter 2012.

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C.R. driver wins a Harley

C.R. England has awarded a Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom to Stacy Scott for showing improvement in mile per gallon and average idle percentage for the second quarter 2012. Scott drives for Daylight Transport in the Dedicated Division and drives from Los Angeles to Indianapolis every week. During the quarter he was able to achieve an average of 7.43 mpg and a 12.8 percent idle. He has been with C.R. England since September 2010 and calls Antelope, Calif., home. The ...

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Fleet Focus

Carriers and drivers receive recognition and awards.

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C.R. England names April Drivers of the Month

C.R. England has recognized four drivers in its fleet of more than 6,000 drivers as Drivers of the Month for April 2012. Assoumane Guero, a driver in England's Midwest Division, has been driving for two years and for C.R. England for six months. Originally from Niger, Africa, Geuro came to the U.S. in 2007 and today lives in Greensboro, N.C. Chad Lange is an over-the-road driver in England's National Division who lives in ...

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C.R. England awards driver a Harley-Davidson

C.R. England has awarded a Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883 to company driver Devery Hope for showing improvement in Mile Per Gallon Average and Average Idle percentage for the first quarter 2012. Hope was selected as the Harley-Davidson winner among five finalists. He has been with C.R. England since August 2010 and lives in Sacramento, Calif. His winning scores were 7.48 MPG and a 6.5 percent idle time. He was well above 5 tenths greater than his peers ...

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England unveils LNG fleet

A new fleet of liquefied natural gas tractors will be used in Ontario, Canada, C. R. England announced of its dedicated division there. The tractors and trailers were present for inspection when the announcement and ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at the Ontario Convention Center Oct. 11. The fuel is touted as being nontoxic, abundant and having fewer greenhouse gases than gasoline or diesel fuels.

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New regulations will increase truck cost, owner-operator pay expected to rise, natural gas trucks catching on and other industry news items are featured.

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