Category: Industry News

  • CMV Fatalities up 54% Since 2011 According to FMCSA Report

    CMV Fatalities up 54% Since 2011 According to FMCSA Report

    Industry Overview Statistics FMCSA Disperses Funds to States to Increase Inspections In response to the doubling of commercial motor vehicle fatalities since 2011, the Biden administration has elected to disperse an additional $463,000,000 in grants to states aimed at reducing the number of commercial vehicles involved in accidents. “We are using resources available through the […]

  • Trucks as a Service: Overview, Challenges, Opportunities

    Trucks as a Service: Overview, Challenges, Opportunities

    Transportation industries depend on complex and “just in time” supply chains that only work as well as the chain of labor servicing them. Truckers are a critical link in the logistics infrastructure, providing essential work for precarious pay in arduous conditions. Despite the extreme need for drivers that are happy and efficient in their jobs, […]

  • Update on Global Freight Shipping Trends

    Update on Global Freight Shipping Trends

    With the majority of trucking companies operating in a state of uncertainty, there are a lot of questions about where the freight industry is and where it’s heading in 2022. It’s no secret that the freight industry is ever-evolving, with new technologies and changing shipping trends. The shift to online shopping and increased demand from […]

  • When Hiring CDL Drivers, Use These Tips to Maximize Efficiency

    When Hiring CDL Drivers, Use These Tips to Maximize Efficiency

    When it comes to hiring truck drivers, the process you have for sourcing applications and qualifying records can make a world of difference down the road. It’s important to understand the resources available and the skills for retaining these individuals. In this post, we are going to cover some tips for making sure your process […]

  • Status of Driver Hiring In The United States

    Status of Driver Hiring In The United States

    When it comes to hiring commercial motor vehicle drivers, many companies are feeling the pinch. The truck driver shortage is a real issue in the United States, making it difficult for some companies to find qualified drivers. When companies are filling driving positions, they should consider doing some research for the best resources that can […]

  • Truckers Comment on FMCSA’s Speed Limiter Initiative, Saying it Will Spark Road Rage

    Truckers Comment on FMCSA’s Speed Limiter Initiative, Saying it Will Spark Road Rage

    Truckers comment against FMCSA’s speed limiter initiative, saying that it will spark road rage on the highways and do little to help with preventing accidents. The comment period opened on May, 4th and will continue to be open until June 3rd. The FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) is looking to revise its regulations and planning […]