Knight Transportation made an attempt last week to buy the struggling USA Truck, which the USA board rejected. Knight, however, says it is determined to get a deal made.
Accident blame, violation weighting and regional differences continue to plague CSA. No fix appears to be on the horizon.
Highway bill includes truck parking elements, court orders release of truck stop tiger, owner-operator finalists named, medical certificate changes start Jan. 30, driver shortage to worsen says FTR and more industry news items are featured.
The driver safety fitness rating has been on the backburner but is coming back through the upcoming highway bill.
The freeway intersection of I-290 at I-90/I-94 was the most congested location for trucks in 2010.
Demand pushing pay higher, Charlie Daniels to perform at Super Show, FMCSA sends CSA warning letters, opposition builds against hours proposal and more industry news items are featured.
Trucking executives favor the long-term viability of using leased owner-operators to meet their capacity needs.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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