Doggie online social networking; Nashville flood update

| May 12, 2010

Let's put the disclaimers up top, how bout? "No humans were harmed in the making of" the www.k9friendsunited.com doggie social-networking website, says founder Diarmuid Scullin, a long-hauler who started out with a simple, if somewhat off-the-wall ...

Ferro: Many ways to cut fatigue in crashes

| May 12, 2010

Administrator said reduced fatigue could be accomplished through research, programs, events, education, and targeted outreach and intervention.

Cross-border trucking proposal coming

Jill Dunn | May 12, 2010

DOT Secretary Ray LaHood said a cross-border trucking program plan with Mexico would be announced “closer than soon.”

Firm forecasts growing truck demand in 2011

| May 11, 2010

A growing economy and tight capacity in the truckload sector could produce significant demand for new equipment, said ACT Research.

FMCSA starts driver pre-employment program

Jill Dunn | May 11, 2010

The program allows carriers the option of accessing driver inspection and crash records before hiring.

Kansas offers grant money

| May 11, 2010

Truck owners may be eligible for funds to buy truck equipment for reducing diesel emissions.

Report: Intermodal hits record high

| May 11, 2010

Both total intermodal movements and movements of domestic intermodal equipment reached new market share highs in first quarter.

Diesel price rises again

| May 10, 2010

Increasing for the 11th week in the past 12 weeks, the national price was the highest since Oct. 27, 2008, when it was $3.288.

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