Swift Transportation

Court OKs Swift chargeback fees

| January 25, 2011

Swift Transportation is not required to disclose how much of its chargebacks to owner-operators that represent markups or administrative fees.

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Overdrive Staff | December 01, 2010

A federal panel recommends an increase in the fuel tax, the FMCSA adjusts CSA cargo scoring, a lawsuit aims to block CSA 2010 disclosure, a private firm plans to offer driver scorecards to reflect CSA ...

Driver suits against carriers

Jill Dunn | November 09, 2010

Lawsuit against Swift Transportation has been given class action status. Firm is seeking similar status for suit against Schneider.

Pride and Polish

James Jaillet | October 01, 2010

Pat and Jonathan Eilen dominate working classes at Dallas Pride & Polish.

Channel 19

Todd Dills | July 01, 2010

A sinkhole in Tennessee, a hands-free headset maker, a doggie social networking website and more are featured.

‘Big Cat Trucker’ offers new-driver advice at Great West

| June 18, 2010

Rick Sylvester (pictured) started making videos at his hometown church in Houston about five years ago. From there, he says, his online productions “just took off.”  Shortly after he started his trucking career, Sylvester launched a ...

‘SuperTruck’ draws Navistar attention

| February 17, 2010

With the help of government grants, Navistar aims to develop more fuel-efficient trucks.

Swift sued over employee status

Jill Dunn | January 27, 2010

A law firm is seeking class action status in its suit against Swift Transportation and Interstate Equipment Leasing it charges wrongly classified truckers as owner-operators instead of employees. Getman and Sweeny, a New York law firm ...

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