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    Expedited Trucking 2017 Forecast
    By Sean M. Lyden, Staff Writer
    Posted Feb 14th 2017 3:58PM
    What are the key trends to watch in expedited trucking in 2017? What direction is the expedite market heading--will it grow, hold steady, or hit economic headwinds? We asked three industry experts to peer into their crystal ball and share what they see for 2017. Here are the highlights. On 2017 Market Outlook ..."I think 2017 will prove to be a very robust year for the expedite industry," predicts John Elliott, chief executive officer for Load On...
  • OOIDA says 'hands off' concerning NHTSA's driver distraction guidelines
    By Lyndon Finney - The Trucker Staff
    Posted Feb 17th 2017 3:05PM
    GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. — The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association has a message for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration when it ...
  • Bridge Report Finds Nearly 56,000 Bridges Still Need Attention
    Posted Feb 17th 2017 3:02PM
    The U.S. Department of Transportation has released the 2016 National Bridge Inventory, which indicates that 55,710 bridges are structurally compromise...
  • Omnitracs Partners with Peloton on Truck Platooning Product
    Posted Feb 17th 2017 3:00PM
    Omnitracs and Peloton Technology announced a partnership that will bring Peloton's truck platooning technology to Omnitracs fleet management solutions...
  • Diesel Prices Rise for First Time in a Month
    Posted Feb 14th 2017 4:10PM
    Diesel prices increased for the first time in nearly a month but have overall remained nearly flat during the same period of time, according to the la...
  • Five Years to Autonomous?
    By Jack Roberts, Senior Editor -
    Posted Feb 14th 2017 4:03PM
    Earlier this week, the Governors' Highway Safety Association presented a webinar on emerging autonomous vehicle technology. The purpose of the event w...
  • Winter Storm Pounding Northeast
    By David Cullen -
    Posted Feb 10th 2017 2:12PM
    A winter storm pummeled the Northeast on Thursday morning along the heavily populated corridor running from Boston to Washington. While no major highw...
  • Governors Press Trump on Infrastructure
    By Eugene Mulero, Staff Reporter - Transport Topics
    Posted Feb 10th 2017 2:09PM
    The group representing the country's governors delivered a list to the White House this week that outlines hundreds of infrastructure projects governo...
  • Will Driver Misclassification Issues Ease Under Trump Administration?
    By Deborah Lockridge, Editor-in-Chief -
    Posted Feb 9th 2017 2:05PM
    In "The End of Employees," the Wall Street Journal recently said, "Never before have American companies tried so hard to employ so few people." It poi...
  • The Twin 33s Idea Returns. Will It Fly This Time?
    By Tom Berg, Senior Editor -
    Posted Feb 9th 2017 2:02PM
    Revival might be riding on enthusiasm over President Trump's pro-business beliefs and his promise to improve America's infrastructure. Do you think th...
  • World’s Biggest Shipping Company Voices Alarm at Trump Trade War
    By Christian Wienberg - Bloomberg News
    Posted Feb 9th 2017 1:57PM
    A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, the owner of the world's biggest container shipping line, is paying particular attention to noises coming from the United Stat...