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Stay up to date on what is happening within the trucking industry. Here you will find news articles, press releases, and company announcements from some of the top trucking companies today.

Averitt Express: The new "Knights of the Highway" wear red

Averitt Express: The new “Knights of the Highway” wear red

Years ago, truck drivers were called "Knights of the Highway" because they were always on hand to help a fellow driver in distress. The first...
Averitt Express: Why are so many drivers sticking with the same company for over 20 years?

Averitt Express: Why are so many drivers sticking with the same company for over...

The turnover rate in the trucking industry is almost 100%. Most truck drivers measure their time with a company in weeks and months. Not years....
New Pay Packages & Better Fuel Surcharge Options for Owner Operators

New Pay Packages & Better Fuel Surcharge Options for Owner Operators

Highway Transport is pleased to announce the company has a new and improved Owner Operator pay scale that includes not only one of the...
Growing the Trucking Industry, One Student at a Time

Growing the Trucking Industry, One Student at a Time

When looking for quality CDL-A truck driving schools at an affordable price, there are few that compare to Millis Training Institute (MTI), owned by...
Averitt Express: Suit up -- America needs you

Averitt Express: Suit up — America needs you

With great power comes great responsibility. As a truck driver, you have the power to move 80,000 pounds with a turn of the steering wheel. Your...
Carrier One

By the Numbers – Illinois Based Flatbed Company Reports Record Growth Heading into 2018

Chicago, IL – To be known as the country’s fastest growing, 100% Owner Operator-driven flatbed trucking company is an impressive feat by any standards...
Teaming with the wrong trucker is like a crappy date that won't end, says RTI

Teaming with the wrong trucker is like a crappy date that won’t end, says...

Is there anything more awful than team driving with a total stranger? Kansas City, Kansas-based trucking company Riverside Transport Inc. (RTI) says not just...
7 reasons why working for Averitt Express is probably a lot more fun then what you're doing right now

7 reasons why working for Averitt Express is probably a lot more fun then...

Most trucking companies put a lot of focus on things like hard work. Being on time. Accountability. Responsibility. Punctuality. Keeping customers happy. Averitt Express focuses...
A Force for Good: Trucking company stands out by promoting positivity

A Force for Good: Trucking company stands out by promoting positivity

In a trucking industry that sometimes feels inundated with bad news, one trucking company has set itself apart by focusing on the good. Transport America...
Current and Former Washington Truckers Paid Per-Mile, Load, or Trip May be Owed Back Wages Under State Law

Current and Former Washington Truckers Paid Per-Mile, Load, or Trip May be Owed Back...

Washington truck drivers may be owed up to 3 years of back wages by their employers for unpaid rest periods under state law. Under the...
Carrier 360: J.B. Hunt offers up a next-generation load board

Carrier 360: J.B. Hunt offers up next-generation load booking

One of the most trusted names in trucking, J.B. Hunt, has launched a new subscription-free load management platform and load board, along with a...
Washington State Truckers Paid Per-Mile, Load, or Trip May be Owed Back Wages Under Washington State Law

Washington State Truckers Paid Per-Mile, Load, or Trip May be Owed Back Wages Under...

Washington resident, Washington CDL truck drivers may be owed back wages for unpaid rest periods under Washington State law. Under the 2015 Washington Supreme...

RTI calls out recruiting bull in hilarious new video

These days, there is an epidemic of fake news spewing from the mouths of trucking recruiters: "The Most Miles!!!" "Endless Hometime!!!" "The Biggest Sleepers!!!" "The...
Trucker Territory Shines Their Headlights On Truckers

Trucker Territory Shines Their Headlights On Truckers

Within the past year or two, we’ve noticed the good work happening at a new trucking destination – TruckerTerritory.com. It’s recently picked up steam...
VIDEO: Watch an Averitt Express truck driver help a veteran pay for his groceriesvideo

VIDEO: Watch an Averitt Express truck driver help a veteran pay for his groceries

Take a look at what happens when a truck driver who works for Averitt Express gets in line behind a U.S. military veteran who...
CRST Training Program

Here’s what you need to know about CRST Expedited’s training program

If you are reading this then it's our guess that you are probably thinking about becoming a CDL truck driver.  That’s great news! We...

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