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!

NHTSA Announces Public Hearing On Proposed Stability Control Mandate

Missouri Trucking Association Endorses Federal Anti-Roll Bill

The U.S. Department of Transportation is pushing for a mandate on all large trucks and busses to be equipped with anti-rollover technology. Find out when it's expected to be implemented and how much it will cost.
DOT Scales Back Roadsign Deadline

DOT Gives States a Break on Roadsigns

The Department of Transportation pulled back on state regulation for road sign placement. What's driving the stand down?
Report Highlights Importance of Trucking Industry

Trucking Company Offers Percentage Pay to Drivers

"We are so sure that our drivers will earn more under this percent program, that for the first four weeks, we will pay the difference between percentage and mileage, if the mileage pay is more."

FMCSA Publishes 5-Year Strategic Plan for Trucking

The FMCSA recently pubished a 5-years plan for the trucking industry. Will more regulation be in store for United States truck drivers and carriers?

Health e-Screen Named ATA Featured Product

ATA names the Health eScreen a Featured Product. Read this and more about the ATA and Health eScreen at CDL Life, an excellent resource for trucking news.

Fake Cop in Mississippi: Be Careful When Stopping!

A fake cop in Mississippi has killed two people and is considered armed and dangerous. Take extra precaution if being pulled over in that area.

Toys For Tots Bike and Car Show Photos

Watch a photo slideshow of the 2012 Toys for Tots Bike and Car Show on CDL Life. There are many more trucking-related photos and videos to see inside!

Teamsters: Obama Will Be Endorsed For Re-Election

Teamsters endorse President Obama for 2012 election. Read what the Jim Hoffa had to say about republican hopeful Mitt Romeny.
All Roads Lead to Joplin 2012

Trucker Jamboree in Joplin, MO Begins This Week

The Joplin, Mo Trucker Jamboree begins this week and offers all kinds of entertainment for truck drivers. Get more information on events and trucking news.
Virginia Intensifies Human Trafficking Fight

Stop Human Trafficking: Fight Intensifies in Virginia

Virginia lawmakers are putting new tools into law to help students, officers and truck drivers fight the growing problem of human trafficking. Do you know how to help? Find out inside.
Virginia Begins Troops To Trucks Program

Jobs for Troops: Trucks Offer Gainful Employment in Virginia

The Virginia DMV in partnership with the ATA have begun an effort to find returning veterans work within the trucking industry. Find out if you're eligible.

Central Truck Lines Sued For Discrimination

Central Truck Lines on Waco, Texas is being sued for discrimination. The EEOC is suing on behalf of eight employees who were fired because of their age.
CRST Reviews

CRST Begins Construction of New Training Facility

CRST International started work in Jurupa Valley, Calif., on an 18.7-acre driver training and truck maintenance facility in the Agua Industrial Park near the I-10 and I-15 freeways. The $13 million facility will be three...

Speed Channel Looking For The Next Trucking Star

Are you ready for your 15 minutes of fame? Apply to be on a new trucking reality series for the Speed channel. Get the details here.
TCA Launches Second Weight Loss Showdown Competition

Truck Driver Weight Loss Showdown Winners Named

TCA announces the winners of the 2012 Weight Loss Showdown. You won't believe their transformations!

Truck Driver Shortage Causing Troubles For Trucking Companies

The recession reduced turnover in the industry, but with the economy improving, the truck driver shortage continues to plague carrier recruiting efforts.
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