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How Truck Driver Fatigue Contributes to Accidents
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While most motorists already know about the risks of driving under the influence, another form of unsafe driving behavior is less understood: drowsy driving. Drowsy or fatigued driving by any driver c [...]
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Under-21 truckers: FMCSA proposes pilot to allow 18-to-20-year-olds in interstate operations
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FMCSA is proposing a pilot program to study whether 18-to-20-year-old truckers should be allowed to drive across state lines. [...]
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‘Old school’ disruption shakes trucking industry – Truck News
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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Society and industry have come to think of disruption as a positive change associated with innovation, but what the trucking industry [...]
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Truck driver persists despite pandemic challenges – New Mexico In Depth
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As my Dad packed his bag for his next trip, we talked about how coronavirus had affected his work. A truck driver that keeps food on tables, toilet paper in bathrooms, and medicine on shelves, he has a crucial role in an economy battered by the coron [...]
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Truckers received more than 10,000 warnings, citations for traffic violations during Operation Safe Driver Week
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Law enforcement officers issued more than 10,000 citations and warnings to commercial truck drivers for various unsafe driving behaviors during July’s Operation Safe Driver Week. In other news: The… [...]
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Trucker Pay Increasing as Driver Shortage Grows, Industry Capacity Tightens
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As capacity tightens in the trucking industry, some carriers are beginning to announce pay hikes, and some industry watchers would not be surprised to see more hikes. [...]
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Heroic Truck Driver Escapes Dangerous Wreck | Go By Truck Global News
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Do you ever wonder how you would react in a moment of terror or danger? Last Saturday, there was a story about a trucker who heroically saved himself from a bridge crash just before his entire truck e [...]
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TD144: Is Truck Driving A Recession-Proof Job? –
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Is truck driving a recession-proof job? In a way it is, but in a way it isn't. Find out what I mean by that or if I'm possibly going senile. [...]
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Surviving a Level 3 driver inspection: Are you ready for Roadcheck?
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What can drivers expect from the September 9-11 International Roadcheck inspection blitz? Level 3 inspections are likely to play a bigger art than usual, with more attention to ELDs, hours of servi… [...]
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Semi-Truck Driver Dies After Collision With Train
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The driver of a semi-truck is dead after a collision with a train in Cheswick. [...]
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Automated trucking, a technical milestone that could disrupt hundreds of thousands of jobs, hits the road
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Companies are already testing driverless trucks on America's roads. The technology will bring untold profits, but it may cost thousands of truckers their livelihoods. [...]
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Challenges face incoming truck drivers during pandemic
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The American Trucking Associations has reported a shortage of truck drivers, and projects that to grow. How is the pandemic affecting potential new drivers? [...]
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Truck driver in crash with school bus helps free trapped students before he collapses
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The 25-year-old driver of the rental truck died of his injuries at a hospital. [...]
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These beautiful truck drivers are changing the stereotype
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Forget all the stereotypes you have about truck drivers -- these beautiful women are shattering the stereotypes! [...]
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