Reports confirm strong freight demand

| February 01, 2011

Three positive reports came in today about the state of trucking (or the economy) at the end of last year. These agree with recent earnings statements from publicly traded truckload carriers, most of which made strong profits in the fourth quarter.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2011

A review of recent interesting or odd parts of trucking, plus industry data, coming events and a truck gallery.

‘Carhartt Tough’ contest finalists include two truckers

| February 01, 2011

Not exactly long-haul drivers, John Irish from West Allis, Minn., and Bubba Peters from Seattle, Wash., are two of 12 finalists in the national Are You Carhartt Tough? Contest. Voting will continue from today through ...

Your Exercise Routine: Keep it Up!

| February 01, 2011

It’s February, and your New Year’s Resolutions are a faded memory.

TA Taking Good Steps for Trucker Health

| February 01, 2011

When I’m talking with drivers about health-related concerns, one of the biggest complaints I encounter is that non-truckers just don’t understand what life on the road is like.

Sold on Singles: Top 10 reasons for celebrating being a bachelor

| February 01, 2011

Carolyn gives advice on being single and divorce and an act of kindness.

Why early tax prep is best

Kevin Rutherford | February 01, 2011

There are many advantages to getting your income tax return completed as soon as possible.

Curtain falls on new scale house inspection technology, opens on EOBRs

| January 31, 2011

I just finished a visit with Lieutenant James A. McKenzie and troopers at the Greene County, Tenn., scales on I-81, where  among other events I had the perhaps unfortunate occasion to witness an oversize hauler ...

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