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Swift "Short Mile" Class Action Suit Moves Forward

Swift “Short Mile” Class Action Suit Moves Forward

The Arizona Supreme Court has taken action that will allow an 80,000 member class action lawsuit against Swift Transportation to… Read more »


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The Most Heart-Stopping Save Ever?

VIDEO: The Most Heart-Stopping Save Ever?

We’re not sure how he pulled it off, but he lives to truck another day. Video Credit: BadCanto38


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Truck Driver Dies After Logs Crash Through Cab

Truck Driver Dies After Logs Crash Through Cab

A log truck driver was killed in Louisiana yesterday when he “aggressively applied his brakes” to avoid hitting a passenger vehicle,… Read more »


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Veteran Trucker Gives New Drivers The Best Advice We've Heard

VIDEO: Veteran Trucker Gives New Drivers The Best Advice We’ve Heard

Veteran trucker J Canell offers essential advice for anyone thinking of entering the trucking industry. Video Credit: J Canell


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CHP Helps Trucker Too Scared To Go On In Snowstorm

CHP Helps Trucker Too Scared To Go On In Snowstorm

When a trucker found himself jackknifed in a snow storm on I-80 and afraid to continue, a CHP officer was… Read more »


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Man Run Over By Semi While Making Repairs

Florida Man Run Over By Semi While Making Repairs

A nineteen year old Florida man lost his life yesterday when he was accidentally run over by the truck he… Read more »


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Driver Uses Box Truck To Protect Crash Victims On I-5

Driver Uses Box Truck To Protect Crash Victims On I-5

A box truck driver likely saved lives on Friday after a pickup violently crashed during a storm on California’s I-5…. Read more »


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Pickup Falls Through Lake Michigan Ice

VIDEO: Pickup Falls Through Lake Michigan Ice

A Wisconsin man attempting to haul an ice fishing shanty to a new spot on the lake discovers that the… Read more »


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Report: Over 55,000 U.S. Bridges Are Deficient

Report: Over 55,000 U.S. Bridges Are Deficient

New data from the U.S. Department of Transportation shows that an alarming number of American bridges are structurally deficient. According… Read more »


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Cement Truck Vs. Sharp Turn

VIDEO: Cement Truck Vs. Sharp Turn

A cement truck takes a sharp turn too quickly, and, well, you know the rest. Sources: QuakerBaker9


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Man Arrested For Robbing Trucker At Gunpoint

Man Arrested For Robbing Trucker At Gunpoint

A twenty-one year old man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly flagged down a truck driver on the highway… Read more »


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"Smokey And The Bandit" RC Replica

VIDEO: “Smokey And The Bandit” RC Replica Truck

A lot of thought and hard work went into crafting this 1/14 scale “Smokey and the Bandit” replica RC truck…. Read more »


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"I Just Got Passed By A Forklift"

VIDEO: “I Just Got Passed By A Forklift”

A motorist doing 60 m.p.h. gets passed by a super speedy forklift on an access road. Video Credit: Dave B… Read more »


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I-15 At Cajon Pass Collapses Under Fire Truck, Repairs Could Take 1 Month

I-15 At Cajon Pass Collapses Under Fire Truck, Repairs Could Take 1 Month

Heavy rains caused a 200 foot section of southbound I-15 at Cajon Pass to collapse on Friday, and the costly… Read more »


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Kellogg To Shutter 39 Distribution Centers

Kellogg To Shutter 39 Distribution Centers

Cereal and cookie maker Kellogg Sales Co. has confirmed that it will close down thirty-nine distribution centers across the country, leaving… Read more »


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Movie Stunt Driver Rolls Big Rig

VIDEO: Movie Stunt Driver Rolls Big Rig

In this clip you get a behind the scenes look as a stunt driver with nerves of steel rolls a… Read more »


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Trailer Mud Flap Retention System

New Device Is Designed To Save Your Mud Flaps

A Fresno-based company has created a new product designed to keep your truck’s mud flaps from being destroyed by your… Read more »


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Trucker Sentenced To Ten Years For Crash That Killed Five

Trucker Sentenced To Ten Years For Crash That Killed Five

An Indiana trucker was sentenced to a decade behind bars for a 2014 crash that claimed the lives of five… Read more »


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Trucker Witnesses A Car Run Another Car Off The Road

VIDEO: Trucker Witnesses A Car Run Another Car Off The Road

CDLLife reader Greg White captured some startling footage of suspected four wheeler road rage near Rialto, California.


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Brand New Corvettes Damaged When Car Hauler And Semi Collide

Brand New Corvettes Damaged When Car Hauler And Semi Collide

A car hauler loaded up with 2017 Corvettes was involved in a crash with another semi on an Alabama highway… Read more »


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Argument Between Two Truckers At Missouri Truck Stop Ends In Fatal Shooting

Argument Between Two Truckers At Missouri Truck Stop Ends In Fatal Shooting

An argument between two truckers took a deadly turn Wednesday morning when one man fatally shot the other at a… Read more »


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Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Officials Say The Bridge Is Safe

After a crash off of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel last week claimed the life of a truck driver, the safety of… Read more »


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You'll Be Surprised What Firearms You Can Conceal

VIDEO: You’ll Be Surprised What Firearms You Can Conceal

In a time when an increasing number of truck drivers are carrying firearms for self-defense, we thought you guys might… Read more »


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Trucker Takes Car For A Ride

VIDEO: Trucker Takes Car For A Ride

The dash cammer thought he’d blown a wheel bearing and was looking for a safe spot to pull over. Video… Read more »


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New Jersey And Pennsylvania Troopers To Conduct "Operation Double Vision"

New Jersey And Pennsylvania Troopers To Conduct “Operation Double Vision”

Troopers in New Jersey and Pennsylvania have announced a new highway safety campaign called “Operation Double Vision.” In a news… Read more »


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One Thing Leads To Another

VIDEO: One Thing Leads To Another

An Altima gets cut off by an SUV, loses control and spins out, and then gets into a minor crash… Read more »


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Omnitracs Partners With Peloton To Offer Truck Platooning Tech

Omnitracs Partners With Peloton To Offer Truck Platooning Tech

Fleet management services provider Omnitracs announced today that it will partner with start-up Peloton to offer semi truck platooning technology…. Read more »


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Teen Indicted For Manslaughter For Crash That Killed Trucker

Teen Indicted For Manslaughter For Crash That Killed Trucker

A Texas teenager has been indicted on manslaughter charges for causing a crash that claimed the life of a truck… Read more »


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Quick Thinking Cop Pushes Burning Pickup Away From Restaurant

VIDEO: Quick Thinking Cop Pushes Burning Pickup Away From Restaurant

A police officer in Texas likely saved employees lives when he used his cruiser to push a burning pickup truck out… Read more »


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Trucker Pulls Gun During Argument Over Line Position At Costco Warehouse

Trucker Pulls Gun During Argument Over Line Position At Costco Warehouse

A truck driver is facing numerous charges after he allegedly pulled a handgun on another trucker during an argument at… Read more »


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Washington I-82 Westbound Closed For Hours For Crashes

Washington I-82 Westbound Closed For Hours For Crashes

Icy roads and crashes forced Washington State transportation officials to shut down I-82 westbound near Outlook for hours today. Lots… Read more »


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Large Explosion At Texas Trucking Company Blamed On Space Heater

Large Explosion At Texas Trucking Company Blamed On Space Heater

A large explosion at a Wichita Falls trucking company has been blamed on a natural gas leak from a space… Read more »


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The Lazy Man's Chain Up Solution

VIDEO: The Lazy Man’s Chain Up Solution

These Rotogrip Automatic Tire Chains let you stay cozy in the cab of your truck when the roads get bad…. Read more »


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Helicopter Pilot Stops To Ask Trucker For Directions

VIDEO: Helicopter Pilot Stops To Ask Trucker For Directions

Kazakhstan’s version of GPS is apparently called “ask a trucker.” Video Credit: Zello Kaz


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Study: Millennials Are The Nation's Most Dangerous Drivers

Study: Millennials Are The Nation’s Most Dangerous Drivers

A new study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found that millennials are the most dangerous drivers on the road —… Read more »


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"Whistleblower" Claims Pilot Flying J Also Cheated U.S. Government With Fuel Rebate Scam

“Whistleblower” Claims Pilot Flying J Also Cheated U.S. Government With Fuel Rebate Scam

The informant who helped bring to light the Pilot Flying J fuel rebate scandal in 2013 has now also accused… Read more »


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The 11 Foot 8 Bridge Has An Evil Little Brother

VIDEO: The 11 Foot 8 Bridge Has An Evil Little Brother

Fans of the truck-munching 11 foot 8 inch bridge in Durham, South Carolina, should enjoy this compilation video featuring the 10… Read more »


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State-By-State Guide To APU Weight Exemptions

State-By-State Guide To APU Weight Exemptions

Getting a handle on regulations regarding weight exemptions for APUs can be headache for drivers who are often close to… Read more »


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Cab Separates From Semi, Crashes Off Maryland Overpass

Cab Separates From Semi, Crashes Off Maryland Overpass

A major crash caused the cab of a truck to separate from the rest of the rig and fall off… Read more »


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Little Red Jeep To The Rescue

VIDEO: Little Red Jeep To The Rescue

A Jeep driver is out to prove that size doesn’t matter as he helps to rescue a stuck semi truck!… Read more »


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Suspect At Large In I-275 Highway Shootings

Suspect At Large In I-275 Highway Shootings

Ohio police are searching for a suspect who opened fire on a semi truck and a passenger vehicle on I-275… Read more »


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Georgia Police Shoot Semi Truck Thief After Multi-County Chase

Georgia Police Shoot Semi Truck Thief After Multi-County Chase

Georgia police opened fire on a suspect in a stolen bobtail truck following a pursuit yesterday afternoon. Chase Begins When… Read more »


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Trucker Crashed Trying To Avoid Wrong Way DUI Motorist

Trucker Crashed Trying To Avoid Wrong Way DUI Motorist

A truck driver was crashed his rig early this morning while trying to avoid a collision with a wrong-way motorist… Read more »


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Trucker Recognized For Mentoring South Carolina Students

Trucker Recognized For Mentoring South Carolina Students

(TUSCALOOSA, Alabama, February 13, 2017 —PRNewswire) Trucker Buddy International today announced that Rita Woodley and her class from Cotton Belt Elementary School in York, South… Read more »


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Pickup Spins Out In Front Of Semi

VIDEO: Pickup Spins Out In Front Of Semi

A pickup comes inches from being hit by a semi when it loses control on an icy road. Video Credit:… Read more »


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Head Of Daimler Trucks Resigns Unexpectedly

Head Of Daimler Trucks Resigns Unexpectedly

Last week the head of Daimler Trucks stepped down unexpectedly, citing personal issues as the reason for his departure. Wolfgang… Read more »


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Motorist Turns Left From Wrong Lane

VIDEO: Motorist Turns Left From Wrong Lane

…and smashes his SUV into the dash cammer’s semi. Video Credit: Dirk Dorresteyn


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Detroit DOT Employees Charged For Issuing Fraudulent CDLs

Detroit DOT Employees Charged For Issuing Fraudulent CDLs

Two Detroit Department of Transportation workers are facing serious charges for allegedly taking cash bribes in exchange for fraudulent CDLs…. Read more »


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Montana Highway Patrol Cruiser Struck By Skidding Semi

VIDEO: Montana Highway Patrol Cruiser Struck By Skidding Semi

While attempting to pass another semi, a truck driver loses control on an icy road and violently collides with a… Read more »


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Trucker Charged For Firing Gun During Parking Lot Robbery

Trucker Charged For Firing Warning Shots During Robbery

A truck driver is facing charges after he fired a gun into the air to scare off three men —… Read more »


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