E-commerce growth threatens to worsen the shortage of long-haul truck drivers, but ‘Amazon effect’ also has positives for trucking industry, ATRI report finds.
At the 2018 National Truck Driving Championships, the best truckers from across the U.S. maneuver courses resembling a slow-speed rodeo to show their skills.
Volvo Trucks is combating a national diesel technician shortage by expanding training and trade school partnerships to prep shop-ready workers who can keep its trucks on the road.
Frito-Lay Inc. will pay $6.5 million to settle a three-year wage and meal and rest break dispute to California drivers after a federal judge approved the deal May 4.
Labor attorneys filed a class-action lawsuit to have truckers at Southern California’s port complex reclassified to employees from independent truckers.
The City of Long Beach joins the City of Los Angeles in the debate about how port truck drivers are paid at the nation’s largest port complex.
Los Angeles is diving into the long-standing debate about how truck drivers are paid at the city’s giant port complex.
In 2016, 786 U.S. heavy-duty truckers died on the job, up 5.5 percent from the previous year.
The trucking industry isn’t only suffering from a shortage of drivers — it also faces a shortfall of diesel technicians who keep increasingly complex heavy-duty trucks running.
Intermodal Bridge Transport violated federal law by misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors instead of employees, the NLRB ruled.