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!

Boy Gives Family Trip To Disney

Boy Gifts Fallen Soldier’s Family With Trip To Disney

Touching story of a nine-year-old's efforts to make a fallen soldier's family's dreams come true.
National Safety Award Winners Announced

National Fleet Safety Award Winners Announced

The awards, sponsored by Great West Casualty Company, are available to TCA members operating in the U.S. and Canada a with a proven commitment to safety.
Mexican Pilot Program 2012

DOT Shuts Down Demco Express in Mexican Dispute

After a driver from Demco is arrested under suspicion of trafficking arms, things take a turn for the worse for the Midwestern truck driving company. Find out what happened.
Volvo Participating in Rolling Thunder Freedom Rally

Volvo Trucks Pays Tribute to Military Heroes

Volvo trucks are once again participating in the Rolling Thunder Ride for Freedom, this time constructing and customizing a truck with patriotic imagery. See more of it inside.
Georgia in development on the first truck-only roadway in the U.S.

Truck Drivers Want To Avoid Busy Arkansas Interstate Wednesday

Orange Barrel Alert: A busy Arkansas interstate is planning major construction. Find out which interstate you should avoid and for how long.
Manufacturing, Housing Creates Need For Trucking

Spike In Housing Market, Manufacturing Good For Trucking

A recovering economy is good for the housing marketing and manufacturing. Why is this good for trucking? Find out more about it at CDL Life!
TCA Launches Truckload Authority Magazine

TCA Launches “Truckload Authority” Magazine

The Truckload Carriers Association has created a new magazine for truck drivers that will be distributed by mail and online. It debuts on June 1st.
Panama Canal

Texas Plans On Trucking Windfall From Panama Canal

One of the world's busiest shipping utilities announced plans for expansion last year. A group in Texas decides the state is primed for a boost in transporting infrastructure to and from the project. Who is it?
Daimler Trucks Becomes Gold Level Sponsor of Women in Trucking

Women In Trucking Sponsored by C.H. Robinson

Women in Trucking will now be sponsored by C.H. Robinson. The organization is gaining momentum with corporate sponsors. Learn more about it on CDL Life.
Tulsa Company, Melton Truck Lines, Receives National Honor

Oklahoma Trucking Company Earns National Recognition

A Tulsa-based flatbed carrier receives government recognition. Find out which company was honored and what they have done to earn the award.
Truck Driver Wins $11.4 Million Settlement

Truck Driver Awarded $11.4 Million For Injury

A truck driver and his wife were awarded $11.4 million for injuries sustained due to a defective truck. Read more about it here.
Ohio Lifts Pit Bull Ban

Ohio Pitbull Laws: Dogs No Longer a Public Threat

Ohio Pitbull Laws have changed. The state recently ruled that pitbulls are no longer considered a dangerous breed in a 27 to 5 vote on House Bill 14.
Ferro Denounces ATA's Claims

Ferro Denounces ATA’s Claims About CSA

Ferro fires back at ATA's claim that the FMCSA is unresponsive to the needs of the trucking industry. Read her response here.
"A Day Without A Trucker": Trucker Lives Matter Memorial Parade On September 5, 2017

ATA Wants Congress To Address Truckers’ Needs

The ATA urged Highway Bill committee members to address the needs of the trucking industry. Do you feel the ATA represented your needs?
Trucker Buddy of the Month March 2012

Trucker Buddy of the Month, March 2012: Steve Gilbert

A Wal-Mart truck driver keeps a class of elementary students in California on their feet as he shows them his wheels. Steve Gilbert makes quite an impression wherever he goes.
Joplin Tornado Annivesary One Year

Joplin Tornado, One Year Later: Hazel’s Story

Tragedy and hope one year after the Joplin tornado. We were fortunate enough to get to hear Hazel's story. Now it's your turn. Read this story of hope.
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