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!

Fuel

30K In Diesel Fuel Stolen In Long Running Scheme

A simple scam run by two truck drivers pulled tens of thousands in fuel out of pumps, before finally being discovered.
Drivers Dreams

TQL Wants To Make One Lucky Driver’s Dream Come True

One lucky driver WILL win $10,000!
New Jersey Amber Alert Autumn Pasquale

Amber Alert 10.22.12 Autumn Pasquale, New Jersey

Please help find this 12 year old New Jersey girl named Autumn.
CARB Inspects 4,000 Trucks

CARB Blitz A Success, Air Board Says

"ARB staff inspected 4,053 trucks at roughly 40 locations throughout the state during August, noting an overall compliance rate of more than 80 percent."
UShip Expands into Commercial Freight A&E

UShip Announces Expansion into Commercial Freight

Are there any commercial truck drivers happy about UShip's expansion into a new freight market? Somehow we doubt it...
Truck Driver Awarded $315K For Refusing To Operate Under Unsafe Conditions

Truck Driver Awarded $315K For Whistleblowing

Would you refuse to drive with this co-driver?
Tanker Truck Caught Fire

Truck Driver’s Quick Thinking Averted Disaster

A truck driver's quick reaction is being credited with averting a disaster.
FMCSA BASIC Score Hearing Sept. 13

North Carolina Carrier Shut Down for Falsifying HOS Logs

The FMCSA followed an anonymous tip about a company owner and found numerous problems. Find out what kind.
Reform

Why Truck Drivers Should Care About Tort Reform

Have you heard of tort reform? Read why you should know and care about it.
Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission to raise tolls for 11th year in a row

No Overnight Truck Parking In Public Places In This Pennsylvania Town

This Pennsylvania town has made it illegal to park a truck overnight in an area owned by the township.
Oregon Truck Driver Saves Man's Life

Truck Driver’s Call Saves Elderly Man Stuck In His Car

A truck driver's 911 call is being credited with saving an elderly man's life.
Isaac Following In Katrina's Footsteps?

Isaac Following In Katrina’s Footsteps?

Tropical Storm Isaac is following the same path Katrina took. Find out when its expected to reach land.
Truckers Vote Best Rest Stop

The Highest Rated Truck Stop Is…

Find out which truck stop most drivers said they preferred.
Distracted Driver Strikes, Kills Truck Driver On The Shoulder of the Highway

Distracted Driver Strikes, Kills Truck Driver

A truck driver was struck and killed on the shoulder of a highway while he checked on a blown-out tire. Tips to stay safe on the side of the road.
Blanchette Bridge Closed This Weekend

Eastbound Lanes of 1-70 At Blanchette Bridge Closed This Weekend

Drivers headed eastbound through St. Louis, expect travel delays this weekend.
Trucking Tonnage Up In November

Trucking Index Unchanged In July

"The economy has lost some steam but it hasn't stalled." Get the details here.
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