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  • Company pitches decoy cop cars
    By Land Line
    Posted Apr 28th 2008 4:42AM
    The Sacramento CBS News television affiliate reported that the company National Police Presence is hoping police departments will pay nearly $13,0...
  • Driver in fatal crash is cited for negligent driving
    By The Associated Press
    Posted Apr 28th 2008 4:38AM
    CHICAGO — A 64-year-old truck driver from Michigan has been cited for negligent driving after ramming his tractor trailer into a Chicago Tra...
  • TRALA supports federal speed limiter standard over state-by-state
    By The Trucker News Services
    Posted Apr 28th 2008 4:35AM
    The Truck Rental and Leasing Association (TRALA) opposes the consideration of New Jersey legislation that would mandate speed limiting devices on ...
  • Speed limiter activation could suck millions from trucker pool
    By Today's Trucking
    Posted Apr 28th 2008 4:15AM
    TORONTO -- If Ontario's plan requiring speed limiters on trucks comes to pass, owners would be looking at fees of about $120-150 to set the road s...
  • Truckers plan Washington protest over high fuel prices
    By Transport Topics
    Posted Apr 28th 2008 4:13AM
    Hundreds of truck drivers are planning to protest in Washington Monday to protest high diesel prices, WRC television reported on its Web site. ...
  • 5 killed, 7 hurt as 18-wheeler, van collide in Pennsylvania
    By The Associated Press
    Posted Apr 25th 2008 4:28PM
    EIGHTY-FOUR, Pa. — An 18-wheeler and a van carrying people from a mental health facility collided on Thursday, killing five people and injur...
  • TRUCC Act would require 100% pass-thru of fuel surcharges
    By The Trucker News Services
    Posted Apr 25th 2008 4:32AM
    GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. - Two U.S. Senators today have introduced a bill that would require 100 percent of fuel surcharges levied on shipping customers ...
  • ATA reports 3.3 % decline in truck tonnage index
    By The Trucker News Services
    Posted Apr 25th 2008 4:24AM
    ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index fell 3.3 percent in March 2...
  • Trucker in ‘survival mode’ talks the talk with New York lawmakers
    By Clarissa Kell-Holland, staff writer - Land Line
    Posted Apr 25th 2008 4:20AM
    Owner-operator Dale Stevens of Skaneateles, NY, said he has been in survival mode for months now as he struggles to keep up with skyrocketing fuel...
  • NLM presents awards
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted Apr 24th 2008 6:26PM
    GPSNet Technologies has announced winners of the "Carrier Excellence" awards presented by National Logistics Management. These winning carriers ar...