|FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV||–||
A massive transportation bill making its way through the Senate could serve to deregulate the trucking industry at a time when there are calls for better federal oversight.
Drivers as young as 18 years old could be allowed to drive 80,000-pound trucks between states if Congress goes along with a proposal backed by the U.S.
|Wall Street Journal||–||
Trucking Report Says Shipping Customers Losing Driver Time to Inefficiencies. A J.B. Hunt white paper called “660 minutes” says a truck driver shortage is made worse by long wait times, excessive paper work.
A private trucking company took responsibility for a cement spill along both the H-1 and H-2 freeways early Wednesday morning that brought Ewa-bound traffic on the freeway to a crawl.
|Rapid City Journal||–||
The trucking business started by Don Linch in Belle Fourche with a 1954 Kenworth bullnose is this year celebrating 50 years in business.
|Los Angeles Times||–||
The hours-long detours have led to lost productivity for the industry. A shipment that would usually take a day or less may now arrive in two days, said R.J.
The I-10 Tex Wash bridge closure is adding an additional cost of approximately $2.5 million per day to the trucking industry, according to data collected by the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI).