News

An industry with a voice: Trucking’s opportunity to make it heard over CSA

The Safety Fitness Determination rulemaking represents the first, best opportunity to speak out on CSA, according to Dave Heller, speaking to a group of safety managers convened for TCA meeting.

Read More

ATA makes request for HOS exemption for certain hazmat loads

ATA has requested an exemption from the 30-minute break mandate on certain hazmat loads that require drivers to "attend" the load while the vehicle is stopped.

Read More

Petro celebrating 40th anniversary through May 31

Petro Stopping Centers is celebrating its 40th anniversary through the end of May.

Read More

Love’s opens new Kansas location

Love’s Travel Stops has announced the opening of a brand new location in McPherson, Kan., this week.

Read More

California truckers continue strike over misclassification claims

California truckers serving the ports in Los Angeles and Long Beach continue to strike, picketing their drayage company employers and demanding to be reclassified as employees instead of contractors.

Read More

Trucker Path crowd-sourcing parking info

The Trucker Path multifunction smartphone app introduced a new feature for the app, which enables truckers to provide and access parking availability information for locations across the country.

Read More

Freightliner increasing medium- and severe-duty truck production at N.C. plant

Daimler Trucks North America has announced it plans to sharply increase production and employment levels at its Mt. Holly, N.C., truck manufacturing plant over the next three months.

Read More

Restart rollback: Congress could take further action on hours regs, block insurance increase rule

A bill introduced in the U.S. House this week would is passed further entrench the suspension of certain 2013 hours-of-service rules and block the DOT from proceeding with a rule to increase the minimum amount of liability insurance required of motor carriers.

Read More

Online Interface Makes it Easier for Drivers to Find Need-it-Now Parts

Study finds 2013 restart restrictions negatively impacted safety

"Regulations should serve to improve safety, not create additional safety risks." --Maverick's Dean Newell on the 2013-implemented restart restrictions.

Read More

The search is on for North America’s best truck dealer

Overdrive sister site Successful Dealer is now taking nomination for its Third Annual Successful Dealer Award, which honors North America's top heavy truck dealer.

Read More