VIDEO: Ice Road Trucker Lisa Kelly shares ‘Unspoken Rules of the Haul Road’

In this video, reality TV trucker Lisa Kelly gives you a quick overview of the dos and don'ts of driving the Dalton Highway in Alaska.

VIDEO: How To Strap A Load

A veteran driver walks you through the process of strapping down a load in this quick how-to video.

VIDEO: Chaining vs. Strapping — When To Chain, When To Strap

This quick and informative video breaks down a big load securement question that many drivers run across in their trucking careers.

Study finds that truckers who did these 4 things increased the likelihood of a future crash by 100%...

A prominent trucking research group shared the results of a study on factors that influence the likelihood that a semi truck driver will crash.

Safety group ranks 12 deadliest states for truck crashes, calls on Congress to crack...

Yesterday a prominent highway safety group and several members of Congress called for action to curb fatal crashes involving trucks.

Fuel Prices? Parking? Truckers asked to rank their biggest concerns for 2022

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) is asking truck drivers and other members of the trucking industry to share their top areas of concern for 2022.

Truckers urged to use ‘extreme caution’ during two month runaway ramp closure in Colorado,...

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will close a runaway truck ramp on Monarch Pass to allow crews to make emergency repairs.

I-30 traffic to shift onto new Arkansas River bridge starting in September

Drivers traveling on I-30 in Little Rock and North Little Rock should expect a shift onto the new Arkansas River Bridge in coming weeks as crews demolish the old bridge, according to the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT).

Truck driver fined $3,544 after getting stuck in Smugglers Notch

Vermont State Police (VSP) say that a truck driver was fined on Tuesday morning after ignoring signs forbidding truck traffic and getting stuck on steep and curvy roadway notorious for snagging semi trucks.

Week-long brake inspection blitz is happening now

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) seven day Brake Safety Week effort is currently taking place throughout North America.

A stretch of I-40 in Arkansas to close for the weekend

The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) will close eastbound I-40 in north Little Rock for construction this weekend.

Colorado chain law goes into effect soon — here’s what you need to know...

Starting in September, truckers traveling through some parts of Colorado need to have chains on board in order to avoid fines.
Brake Safety Week

Big brake blitz starts this weekend — here’s what you need to know

Truckers only have a few more days to prepare for the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's (CVSA) Brake Safety Week inspection and enforcement campaign.
Recall

Nearly 1400 Daimler trucks recalled for unexpected engine shutdown risk

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has issued a recall for certain Freightliner and Western Star trucks due to a possible engine control module defect that could increase the risk of a crash.

Three-week closure of I-70 in Topeka begins soon

The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) is asking drivers to prepare for a major interstate closure in the Topeka area this month.

FMCSA awards $3.1 million to help veterans transition to trucking careers

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has awarded millions of dollars worth of funding to community colleges to help current and former military members pursue a career in the trucking industry.