Detroit’s automated-manual transmission coming to U.S. market

| April 29, 2013

The Detroit DT12 automated-manual transmission that will be available exclusively in Freightliner Cascadia models equipped with Detroit DD15 engines starting next month.

188 cargo thefts recorded in first quarter of 2013

| April 26, 2013

In the quarter, 188 thefts were recorded, with an average loss value of $141,266 per load stolen.

CDL holders no longer have to report out-of-state traffic violations

| April 26, 2013

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced this week that it has finalized amended rules for commercial driver's licenses, removing the requirement of CDL holders to notify their home state — the state that issuing ...

Start preparing now for April 15, 2014

| April 25, 2013

Some of you might have gotten a little sticker shock from your forced donation to the IRS last month. If that’s prompted a midyear resolution to cut costs and get better organized, here are some tips.

Diesel hits lowest point since August

| April 25, 2013

The national average price for a gallon of diesel fuel fell for the eighth consecutive week to $3.887.

Traffic congestion increases, could be economic indicator

| April 25, 2013

In its latest report, the Traffic Scorecard, Inrix says 2013 saw a 4 percent increase in traffic congestion in the first quarter this year over 2012, which saw a 22 percent drop in congestion.

Four ‘chameleon’ trucking companies ordered to shut down

| April 25, 2013

The four companies were using the same trucks, drivers and managers yet operating under four different names.

How to DataQ: 9 tips

| April 23, 2013

Indiana State Police DataQs coordinator Michael Wilson shared these at the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance workshop April 22, 2013.

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