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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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Runaway Diesel Engine Creates Zero Visibility Driving Conditions

VIDEO: Runaway Diesel Engine Creates Zero Visibility Driving Conditions

That’s a LOT of smoke coming from a dump truck. Video Credit: Juangy Lopez


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Startup Uses Truck Driver's Social Media To Predict "Problems With Hiring"

Startup Uses Truck Driver’s Social Media To Predict “Problems With Hiring”

A Chicago-based startup promises to help trucking companies hire the right drivers in part by using data from a trucker’s… Read more »


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Wyoming Highway Patrol Cruiser Pancaked By Big Rig

VIDEO: Wyoming Highway Patrol Cruiser Pancaked By Big Rig

High winds on I-80 cause a semi to topple directly on top of a Wyoming Highway Patrol Cruiser.


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Serious Multi-Vehicle Crash On North Carolina's I-77

VIDEO: Serious Multi-Vehicle Crash On North Carolina’s I-77

A rear-facing dash cam captured a violent multi-vehicle crash on I-77 in North Carolina. Several injuries were reported. You can… Read more »


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Second Apple Truck Crashes Into Columbia River This Week

Second Apple Truck Crashes Into Columbia River This Week

For the second time this week, a semi hauling apples crashed off of a Washington state road into the Columbia… Read more »


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How Not To Load A 1965 Mustang Into A Trailer

VIDEO: How Not To Load A 1965 Mustang Into A Trailer

The guy loading this prized 1965 Mustang into a trailer seems pretty relaxed and confident. Maybe he shouldn’t be. Video… Read more »


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How "Polite" Drivers Can Cause Highway Havoc

VIDEO: How “Polite” Drivers Can Cause Highway Havoc

Likely in an effort to be “nice”, a car slams on its brakes to allow another car to merge —… Read more »


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Trucker Dies After Crash Off Of Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

Trucker Dies After Crash Off Of Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

The truck driver who went over the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel earlier today has passed away as a result of his… Read more »


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Snowy Pileup On Illinois I-55

VIDEO: Snowy Pileup On Illinois I-55

Heavy snow and icy roads cause a pileup crash on I-55 in Elkhart on January 8. Video Credit: Dan Robinson


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Newest Netflix Series Features A Semi Truck Racing ... Dog

VIDEO: Newest Netflix Series Features A Semi Truck Racing … Dog

Netflix has released a trailer for a new stop-motion animation series following the adventures of semi truck racing dog “Buddy… Read more »


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Semi Goes Over Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

Semi Goes Over Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

UPDATE: The truck driver unfortunately passed away on the way to the hospital. An 18 wheeler went over the side of… Read more »


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Auto Chains!

VIDEO: Auto Chains!

A Canadian trucker created a device that takes work out of chaining up. Video Credit:  CyrilAmyotte’s channel


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U.S. Xpress Approved For Military Veteran Apprenticeship Program

U.S. Xpress Approved For Military Veteran Apprenticeship Program

Chattanooga, Tennessee (February 8, 2017) – U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc., a leading provider of transportation services throughout North America, today… Read more »


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Cuomo Bans Tandem Trailers From I-84 And NYS Thruway Ahead Of Winter Storm

Cuomo Bans Tandem Trailers From I-84 And NYS Thruway Ahead Of Winter Storm

Today New York Governor Cuomo issued a ban for tandem trailers on I-84 and I-87 in anticipation of heavy snowfall…. Read more »


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Consumer Watchdog Takes A Stand Against Self-Driving Truck Maker Otto

Consumer Watchdog Takes A Stand Against Self-Driving Truck Maker Otto

The nonprofit group Consumer Watchdog has issued a formal complaint with the California DMV asking that they put a stop… Read more »


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Speeder Slams Into Semi

VIDEO: Speeder Slams Into Semi

A motorist speeding along an Ontario highway suddenly loses control and crashes into the back of a semi. Video Credit:… Read more »


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Trucker And Veteran Exchange Gunfire On Florida Highway

Trucker And Veteran Exchange Gunfire On Florida Highway

UPDATE: Dash cam video from the incident has been released. Several shots were fired during a road rage incident in… Read more »


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Motorist Tries To Force Trucker To Hit Him

VIDEO: Motorist Appears To Try To Force Trucker To Hit Him

Whether this is an insurance scam attempt or something even worse, this motorist’s apparent attempt to cause a crash will… Read more »


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Don't Crowd The Plow

VIDEO: Don’t Crowd The Plow

A motorist tries to sneak in front of a UDOT snow plow — and winds up spinning out. Video Credit:… Read more »


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Icy Roads Lead To 55 Vehicle Pileup In Massachusetts

Icy Roads Lead To 55 Vehicle Pileup In Massachusetts

Icy roads led to a 55 vehicle pileup involving several semis in Wakefield, Massachusetts, this morning. As freezing rain made… Read more »


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Trucker Creates App That Turns Your Rig Into A Gym

Trucker Creates App That Turns Your Rig Into A Gym

A Georgia truck driver has created a free app to help drivers achieve their fitness goals using their truck as… Read more »


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New Orleans Tornado Topples Truck, Tears Off Roof

VIDEO: New Orleans Tornado Topples 18 Wheeler, Tears Off Roof

A violent tornado tore through New Orleans today, ripping the roof off a building and slamming a semi over on… Read more »


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Rear Facing Cameras Protect A Trucker

VIDEO: Rear Facing Camera Protects A Trucker

When it’s their word against yours, rear facing cameras can help prove your innocence. From the video description: “The driver… Read more »


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Wide Right Turn Vs. Pickup

VIDEO: Wide Right Turn Vs. Pickup

A semi’s wide right turn leads to a nose to nose crash with a pickup. Video Credit: Jonathan Murphy


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Semi Crashes Through Guardrail, Rolls Down Embankment

VIDEO: Semi Crashes Through Guardrail, Rolls Down Embankment

A trucker’s typical day turns terrifying when he loses control on an icy road, crashes through a guardrail, and then… Read more »


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Truck Hauling Apples Crashes Into Columbia River

Truck Hauling Apples Crashes Into Columbia River

A trucker was injured yesterday when he lost control and crashed off of Washington’s State Route 243 into the Columbia River,… Read more »


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Drivers Angered Over Costly "Truck Trap" In Erie, Colorado

Drivers Angered Over Costly “Truck Trap” In Erie, Colorado

A number of truckers say that the town of Erie, Colorado, is taking advantage of them by issuing expensive —… Read more »


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Rescuers Find Trucker In Culvert 11 Hours After Crash

Rescuers Find Trucker In Culvert 11 Hours After Crash

Searchers found a trucker alive in a culvert in western Nebraska nearly eleven hours after he crashed. The crash happened… Read more »


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Teeniest Trucker

PHOTO: Teeniest Trucker

This actually isn’t the first time we’ve seen a hamster drive a truck (thanks to the stunt loving ad people… Read more »


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City Dump Truck Hits Traffic Light

VIDEO: City Dump Truck Hits Traffic Light

A Calgary city dump truck’s raised bed collides with a traffic light. Video Credit: Dash Camera


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The Navy Is Slinging Trucks Off An Aircraft Carrier

VIDEO: The Navy Is Slinging Trucks Off An Aircraft Carrier

What do you do when you need to test a new Navy jet launching mechanism? You hurl some trucks off… Read more »


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ATRI Publishes Updated List Of Idling Regulations

ATRI Publishes Updated List Of Idling Regulations

The American Transport Research Institute has published an updated listing of both state and local idling regulations. The listing is… Read more »


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Teen Driver Causes Crazy Close Call

VIDEO: Teen Driver Causes Crazy Close Call

A teen driver tests a trucker’s reflexes and attentiveness when she suddenly pulls out from behind another truck to cut… Read more »


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One Arrested After Highway Protest Blocks Ambulance

One Arrested After Highway Protest Blocks Ambulance

Connecticut State Police are warning protesters to stay off the highway after a demonstration over the weekend delayed a critically… Read more »


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Pilot Flying J Offering Free Pizza Slices All Week

Pilot Flying J Offering Free Pizza Slices All Week

To celebrate National Pizza Day, Pilot Flying J has announced that they’ll be giving away free slices for an entire… Read more »


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Three States Introduce Bills To Crack Down On Highway Protesters

Three States Introduce Bills To Crack Down On Highway Protesters

Three states seek to keep highway traffic flowing in spite of political unrest by introducing legislation that would stiffen the… Read more »


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Semi Spins Out Car

VIDEO: Semi Spins Out Car

The dash cammer driving in the right lane is lucky not to have been sandwiched between two trucks when a… Read more »


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30 Vehicle Crash On Portland's Icy I-5 Caught On Camera

VIDEO: 30 Vehicle Crash On Portland’s Icy I-5 Caught On Camera

Icy roads contributed to a 30 vehicle pre-dawn pileup crash on I-5 in Portland this morning. No serious injuries were… Read more »


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Texas Bus Driver Blacks Out And Crashes Into Train

VIDEO: Texas Bus Driver Blacks Out And Crashes Into Train

A medical episode causes a bus driver to lose consciousness and crash into a train in Midland, Texas on January… Read more »


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Semi Slides Off Of 50 Foot I-84 Embankment

Semi Slides Off Of 50 Foot I-84 Embankment

Slick roads sent a semi sliding off of I-84, through a guardrail, and over a steep embankment in the Columbia River… Read more »


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"We Investigate: Big Rig Fires"

VIDEO: “We Investigate: Big Rig Fires”

Investigative reporters from NBC Bay Area take a hard look at the alarming link between truck fires and CARB-required diesel particulate filters…. Read more »


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Detroit DOT Employees Charged For Issuing Fraudulent CDLs

FMCSA Orders Tennessee Trucker Off the Road For Two Alcohol Incidents In Four Days

The FMCSA has placed a Tennessee-based truck driver out of service after he was arrested for two alcohol related incidents… Read more »


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Pilot Flying J Honors Three Professional Drivers With "Road Warrior" Award

Pilot Flying J Honors Three Professional Drivers With “Road Warrior” Award

PRESS RELEASE (KNOXVILLE, Tennessee, February 1, 2017 /PRNewswire) — Pilot Flying J today announced the winners of its third annual Road… Read more »


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