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Camera system The Heavy Duty Blind Zone Camera System displays rear views from up to three different waterproof cameras. The system comes with a 7-in. LCD monitor, a monitor mount, 25 feet of cable and a right-side camera. The monitor can be powered by either a 12-volt or 24-volt connection. The camera comes encased in a chrome-colored housing. DC triggers such as left and right turn signals and the reverse gear activate the camera system, which ...

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Trucker of the Month

Dan Heister’s meticulous planning and knack for truck mechanics boost his success.

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LogBook

The FMCSA changes hours policy, Obama orders heavy-truck fuel standards, an owner-operator recognition program and much more are featured.

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Partners in Business

Online trucking resources can help you work faster, smarter and more profitably.

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More visitors, exhibitors at Great West Truck Show

Attendance grew by 2 percent and floor exhibit space increased by 17 percent.

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Pilot, Flying J merge

Pilot Flying J is selling 26 locations to Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores as required by the Federal Trade Commission as a condition for the merger.

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Daimler increases truck production

Company announced it will recall approximately 540 workers to three of its manufacturing facilities in North Carolina.

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High-risk health insurance pool coming

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is developing a national high-risk pool for people considered uninsurable by insurance providers.

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High-risk insurance pool coming

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is developing a national high-risk pool for people considered uninsurable by insurance providers.

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Averitt’s flatbed service expands

Regional flatbed drivers are being hired in a company-wide expansion, Averitt Express announced. The Cookeville, Tenn.-based carrier recently ordered nearly 50 flatbed trailers to augment its current fleet of more than 50. The carrier is increasing flatbed services in Birmingham, Ala.; Atlanta; Cincinnati; Louisville, Ky.; and Nashville, Tenn., said Averitt spokesman Chris Asberry. For details, call (800) 283-7488 or visit www.averittexpress.com.

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