Swift Transportation

Swift makes $4.4 million settlement with 160,000 driver applicants over background checks

| April 23, 2014

Swift Transportation has agreed to a $4.4 million class-action settlement in the case involving claims that the carrier violated stipulations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act by not disclosing to driver applicants that it could ...

Driving with a partner offers income, lifestyle opportunities

| August 08, 2013

It's no secret why team driving is attractive to the young and ambitious in trucking: income opportunity is high in the right operation. On the flip side, it's also a refuge for second-career empty-nesters looking ...

Fit for duty: Vets find new life in trucking

| August 09, 2012

Carriers are looking for a few good men – and women – to drive their trucks. Military veterans fill the bill.

What trucking advice would you give a rookie driver?

Truckers News Staff | June 01, 2012

Truckers give advice to rookie drivers.

Big fleet earnings could mean bigger paychecks

| April 20, 2012

Carriers who have seen big growth over the last year could be passing some of it on to owner-operators.

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | March 20, 2012

Driver harassment, the hours rule, Navistar's engine transision, sleep apnea regulations and more industry news items are featured.

Navistar-led partnership plans natural gas initiative

| February 01, 2012

Navistar is developing natural gas-powered engines for Class 7 and Class 8 trucks and Clean Energy is building LNG fueling stations.

Trial date set for Swift suit

Jill Dunn | January 18, 2012

Trial may resume Sept. 17 in the class action suit truckers brought against Swift Transportation over alleged practices.

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