truckers

Diesel price surges to 18-month high

| May 04, 2010

The national average price rose 4.4 cents to $3.122 in the latest week, the 10th increase in the past 11 weeks.

Flooding in Nashville, from basements to truckstops

| May 03, 2010

I spent a large part of the afternoon Sunday shop-vaccing close to 40 gal. worth of water from the basement of my East Nashville home, unplugging overwhelmed gutters and generally through it all trying to ...

Flooding strands drivers in Tennessee

| May 03, 2010

The situation at the downtown Nashville TravelCenters of America location was dire for truckers since early Sunday.

First phase of lawsuit against port completed

| May 03, 2010

The American Trucking Associations’ lawsuit against the Port of Los Angeles completed oral arguments.

Michigan begins texting ban

| May 03, 2010

Texting while driving is a secondary offense that allows law enforcement officials to ticket drivers if they are pulled over for another offense.

Hours rules lifted for oil spill

Jill Dunn | April 30, 2010

Federal officials temporarily lifted hours-of-service rules for haulers of some emergency supplies to four southeast coastal states.

ATA: Study crash causes

| April 29, 2010

Addressing risk factors would improve safety, trade group executive says.

Models of efficiency: Introducing Fikes O/O Scott Grenerth

| April 29, 2010

Finley, Ohio-based owner-operator Scott Grenerth, 40, I met in Nashville the day I ran with Jazzy Jordan (she's nearing Statesville, N.C., now -- go go go!). He was in the area headed to a pickup and brought his ...

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