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.

Pink truck more than just pretty

| May 10, 2010

When Daren Parker prepared to ask a senior driver in his Raleigh, N.C.-based Parker Gas propane-delivery fleet to drive a new medium-duty Kenworth T370 straight tanker, all bets were off as to what kind of ...

Trio sentenced for fatal crash

| May 10, 2010

The U.S. Department of Transportation Office of Inspector General said an investigation determined the crash resulted from faulty tractor-trailer brakes.

Connecticut passes snow-removal bill

| May 09, 2010

Truck drivers operating in Connecticut could face $75 fines for not removing snow and ice from their vehicles, beginning in 2013.

Trucking jobs up in April, down in March

| May 07, 2010

Payroll employment for the industry was 3,200 lower than what the government reported last month for March.

Report: Trucker in van crash talking on cell phone

| May 07, 2010

The Kentucky state police report says another truck driver estimated the driver was traveling at 80 mph.

Trailer orders surge in March

| May 06, 2010

Commercial trailer net orders have posted year-over year growth for six consecutive months.

Wisconsin to ban texting

| May 05, 2010

Now half of the states prohibit texting while behind the wheel in some form.

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