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The trucking industry is one of the most fragmented ones in the U.S. heres why...
Trucking is an $800 billion dollar industry that has proven too tough for one company to dominate.
Low barriers to entry make it easy for aspirants to start companies, and competition is fierce. There are thousands of trucking companies in the United States, and the fragmentation of the market produces huge boom-and-bust cycles.
Traffic fatalities spike to largest six-month increase in reporting system's history...
In a report released on Thursday, October 28, the NHTSA found that the traffic fatality rate hit the “largest six-month increase ever recorded in the Fatality Analysis Reporting System’s history” from January through June 2021.
According to the NHTSA, 20,160 people died in motor vehicle crashes in the first half of 2021, up 18.4% over 2020. The agency says that this is the largest number of projected fatalities in that time period since 2006…
Georgia highlights DPS trucking safety in weekly social media post...
The Georgia Department of Public Safety has shared to their Facebook page a photo of a flatbed trailer with a glaring safety violation.
The post, shared on Monday, shows a red rig with a flatbed full of freight as part of their “Violation of the Week.”
The post asks, “Can you spot the violation?”
Alix Miller: This ain't your granddaddy's truck-- time to redefine the image of trucking
We have all heard about the truck driver shortage. Today, we need 80,000 drivers to fuel the current supply chain. In 10 years, we will need 1.1 million new drivers to replace retiring workers and meet consumer demands. Everything we touch, wear, eat, use, drive (and drive on) comes to you via truck…
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