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The internet loves this Indiana trooper for what he did to a left lane...

An Indiana State Trooper's tweet went viral over the weekend as the internet showered him with gratitude for the action he took on I-65.

Ohio investigators pull over suspicious semi truck. Then they arrest six men after finding...

Six men have been arrested and are being held on bond as high as $20 million after a huge shipment of cocaine was seized and discovered, according to the Ohio Attorney General.

CVSA’s Brake Safety Week 2018 set for September

Just as drivers are recovering from Roadcheck 2018 and gearing up for Safe Driver Week in just a few more weeks, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced the dates for another impending inspection blitz -- Brake Safety Week. 

Florida troopers are targeting and ticketing aggressive drivers

The Florida Highway Patrol will be conducting a campaign to put a stop to aggressive driving behaviors in both commercial vehicle drivers and passenger vehicle drivers. 
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Distracted driving penalties to increase dramatically in Oregon starting July 1

Starting on the 1st of July, drivers caught texting behind the wheel will face increased penalties in the state of Oregon.

Iowa State Patrol reports seeing more ‘Ultra-Distracted’ drivers”

The term "ultra-distracted" may be unfamiliar to you, but the practice is all too common. It refers to motorists who are on their phones watching videos and TV shows while driving. Iowa State Patrol troopers...

Two truck crash leaves Arkansas highway drowning in Fireball whisky

A fiery crash involving two eighteen wheelers forced Arkansas transportation officials to shut down I-40 this morning and left the interstate covered in bottles of Fireball cinnamon-flavored whisky.

Portion of NB I-25 closed due to semi rollover and hazmat spill

A semi truck rolled over on northbound I-25 in downtown Denver causing a fuel spill and multiple vehicle collisions. The highway closing was announced around 7:00 a.m. on June 15, 2018 in response to the...
Study: Top 14 Reasons Female Truck Drivers Quit Their Jobs

Feds sue Prime Inc. for allegedly failing to protect female co-driver from sexual harassment

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri against New Prime Inc. for failing to take adequate steps to prevent sexual harassment against a female driver.

Truckers need more training to prevent bridge strikes, says BC Trucking president

Every time a tractor trailer hits an overpass, it leaves us scratching our heads. Why does this keep happening? After a recent bridge strike, which occurred June 12, 2018, Dave Earle, president and CEO of...

Massachusetts troopers issue numerous tickets to pickup driver hauling an excavator

Massachusetts State Police were not impressed when they caught a pickup truck driver attempting to haul an excavator earlier this week.
More then 30 organizations unite to oppose ELD Mandate

New bill to delay ELD enforcement, reform HOS and ELD regulations

Yesterday two lawmakers introduced new legislation that would put the brakes on Electronic Logging Device (ELD) enforcement while reforms are made to both Hours of Service (HOS) regulations and ELD regulations, particularly for agricultural haulers.
Highway Shootings Have California Highway Patrol On "High Alert"

Truck driver arrested for smashing motorist’s head with a hammer

A truck driver has been arrested for allegedly hitting a motorist in the head with a hammer in a fit of road rage after a collision.

Truck loses container after hitting Highway 1 overpass

Traffic delays have been reported after a truck collided with an overpass early this morning, leaving its container blocking the roadway.

Severe flooding leaves drivers stranded for more than six hours on Schuylkill Expressway

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) says that heavy rain and a clogged pipe are responsible for flooding that left drivers stranded for hours on Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) in Montgomery County on Monday.

Missouri passes law forbidding unsafe roadside inspections

Missouri lawmakers recently passed new legislation containing a provision that would prevent law enforcement officers from performing roadside commercial vehicle inspections under some circumstances.

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