Truckers’ toll hike on Bay Area bridges delayed

Jill Dunn | January 18, 2010

On July 1, 2011, trucker tolls will increase to $5 per axle for trucks and other vehicles with three or more axles.

Early warning signs at Arrow Trucking

| January 18, 2010

One of the lessons to come out of the Arrow Trucking collapse is to recognize warning signs and take appropriate action.

Next HOS session Jan. 22

| January 15, 2010

The first of four public listening sessions to gather information on the hours of service rule will be Jan. 19.

FMCSA adds another hours-of-service session

| January 14, 2010

The session will be Jan. 28 from 1-9 p.m. CST at the Comfort Inn Hotel and Suites in Davenport, Iowa.

One Arrow driver’s story, through the eyes of the Schneider National hauler who picked him up

| January 13, 2010

Nacogdoches, Texas-based Schneider National driver Robin Reese recently told me a story that ranks among the absolute most positive I've heard to come out of the bankruptcy of Arrow Trucking, which before officially filing as bankrupt ...

U.S. diesel price surges again, up 8.2 cents

| January 13, 2010

The national average retail price of a gallon of diesel climbed for the third consecutive week, this time jumping 8.2 cents to $2.879 for the week ending Jan. 11. The price, which has climbed 15.3 cents ...

TCA selects owner-operator of year finalists

| January 13, 2010

The Truckload Carriers Association has named finalists for its 2009 Owner-Operator Driver of the Year and 2009 Company Equipment Driver of the Year contests. Competing for the owner-operator contest, co-sponsored by TCA and Overdrive magazine, will ...

UPS hauler weighs in on foggy driving

| January 12, 2010

In Gary Richards' Monday "Roadshow" column in the Silicon Valley Mercury News paper, Richards called on Aptos, Calif.-based UPS trucker Dan Casas to help answer the question of a writer about the safety of closely ...

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