Trucking News

Here you will find the today’s top trucking news. We add new content daily, so check back often to stay up to date on all things trucking-related!

Santa Barbara Accidentvideo

Trucker Killed, Family of 3 Teeter From Bridge – A Daring Rescue

Read about a dangerous crash and a daring rescue in southern California, after a truck driver lost control of his semi.
Don Schneider

Don Schneider of Schneider National Passes at 76

One of trucking's long time leaders loses a battle with Alzheimers today, January 13th, 2012.
CPR by couple save trucker

Driver’s Life Saved By Couple’s Quick Thinking

An Oregon couple springs into action and literally save the life of a trucker in need. Way to go!
EPA

EPA Standards: Are Lobbyists Lying About The Real Costs?

Are some media outlets making false claims about the costs from the EPA's new fuel standards? Some watchdog groups say "Yes."
Trucking and Transportation News

The Pre-Trip Inspection | Jan 9 – 15

Get news about issues involving the Trucking and Transportation Industries here all week. Updated daily.
Freight

Thom Albrecht – 12 Things I Think About Freight In 2012

Surface transportation analyst Thom Albrecht gives his thoughts on key transportation industry issues from 2011 through 2012 and how to think strategically about improvements.
TCA Safety Professional 2012

30 Year Trucking Veteran Named TCA’s “2012 Highway Angel”

Guy Knudsen not only saved a crash victim's life, but nearly lost his own while trying to warn others of the hidden wreckage ahead shrouded in fog.
Women in Trucking CDL Life

Submit Nominations for “Influential Women in Trucking”

Nominate your choice for lady leaders in trucking. You have until January 31st!
Red Truck

Typical Trucker’s Luck – Highway Robbery

Remember truckers - if you're pulled over, stay in the cab!
Trucking and Transportation News

The Pre-Trip Inspection | Jan. 2 – 8

Get a look at some quick, capsulized news stories that concern every truck driver and transportation industry worker each week.
We the People Banner

2011’s Story of the Year – REGULATION

It should come as no surprise to anyone in the transportation industry that federal and state regulation has been the top topic for 2011. Review what happened here.
5 am could be the new starting gun for truck traffic

2012 HOS Rule – Shipping Co’s Aren’t Happy

Once again, new regulatory policy out of Washington passes because it looks good on paper, but does it work in real life?
TCA Safety Professional 2012

TCA Names 2011 “Highway Angel”

TCA announced and celebrated the recipient of their 2011 Highway Angel award dedicated to a life-saving trucker.
Trucking and Transportation News

The Pre-Trip Inspection Dec. 19 – 26

News about the trucking and transportation industry condensed into a short format. This week, the FMCSA's hand-held cell ban, fuel tampering lawsuits and more...
VIDEO: Why truck drivers deserve more respect

The Transportation Industry: It’s F**king Big

We knew the numbers were big, but we didn't know they'd be THIS big. Take a look at an infographic that gives an impression of the size of Transportation.
Reporting Unsafe Drivers CDL Life

Reporting Dangerous Drivers

Sometimes truck drivers see something on the road that's just plain unacceptable. We want you to know what you can do to make our roads safer.

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