The average age of the truck driver is 52 and each year that number continues to increase, according to Leah Shaver, COO at the National Transportation Institute.
America's retail giants have spent a decade ignoring signs of labor abuse in their supply chains, sometimes fighting government efforts to crack down, even as thousands of truckers were driven into debt and poverty, a USA TODAY Network investigation has found.
Traditional trucking industry manufacturers could become obsolete if they don't start moving more quickly into electric drive trains.
That's the assessment of analyst Alexander Potter from Piper Jaffray in a report released Tuesday for industry investors.
Heavy-duty trucks that don't need a driver behind the wheel could be on the road in as little as three years.
It is pretty much a given that if you fly as a passenger on a commercial airline, at some point during the flight your plane will be guided by autopilot.
Uber Freight is in the process of radically disrupting the U.S. trucking industry by eliminating standard 30-90 day delayed payment terms with a guaranteed 7-day driver payment.
Owner-operator Randy Carlson of Minnesota hadn't heard the recent news of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's policy reversal of sorts when it comes to just how the fe
Senators are ramping up efforts to fight human trafficking by turning their focus to the transportation and trucking industry.
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