LATEST TRUCKING NEWS
FMCSA requires states to revoke CDLs for drug, alcohol violators...
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is mandating that states crack down on commercial motor vehicle drivers with alcohol and drug violations, officially closing a “knowledge gap” in federal drug and alcohol program requirements.
A new rule published in the Federal Register on Oct. 7 amends regulations to establish requirements for state driver’s licensing agencies (SDLAs) to access and use information obtained through the Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse…
Illinois trooper and her three daughters have the sweetest interaction with a truck driver...
Dear Truck Driver,
I want you to know I had my three girls in the truck with me. We were on our way to run errands, get groceries, and buy chicken and goat feed.
I saw your turn signal to move into the left lane. I figured something must have been up ahead on the right shoulder for you to want to move into the passing lane. I was going to pass you, but I backed off as soon as I saw your signal…
Oregon troopers share stunning semi-crash photos to remind drivers to obey no passing zones...
According to OSP, a truck hauling a loaded flatbed trailer was traveling south when the driver “attempted to pass on a corner in a no-passing zone at a high rate of speed in the dark.”
Troopers say that while passing, the truck driver slammed on the brakes, leaving more than 200 feet of skid marks before the truck partially jackknifed and struck a northbound red semi truck nearly head-on.
More women than ever are getting into the trucking industry...
The association said of the 3.5 million truck drivers, only 10% of them are female. On average, women drivers drive more than 70 miles per month than men, and are 16% less likely to be in a crash.
The trucks are also easier to drive. There are more automatics than manuals out there.
Plus, the job hours are becoming more flexible and local. No more long-hauls unless you want them.
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