Supplementing reporting on the No. 4 top owner-operator challenge -- freight rates -- here find an update on the state of pay and further anecdotes, information and perspective from trusted sources.
Personal relationships drive good businesses -- nowhere is that more true than in trucking.
Owner-operators' No. 2 named challenge, the unsettled nature of the hours of service regulations and a potential electronic logs mandate, has moved some to embrace change, others to fight for fairness.
Two fuel-price fighting tools from the National Association of Small Trucking Companies -- their Quality Plus Network of fuel stops offering members cost-plus discounts and their Daily Fuel Hedge.
NASTC president David Owen answered the question in the association's new entrants seminar July 27, 2012.
A suit against the FMCSA's CSA program brought by the ASECTT group alleged unfairness to small carriers within FMCSA's compliance and enforcement regime.
Keith Redden’s retirement dream was to start a trucking firm. “I said if I owned six trucks, I could make a living,” he says. After a start in 2003 with three used Kenworths from a ...
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration recently dispelled years of road rumor regarding a perceived blanket restriction of window tinting in interstate-hauling Class 8s. The thought among a majority of trucking industry participants, including many ...
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