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08/14/2017

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.

08/11/2017

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.

08/10/2017

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.

08/09/2017

Heavy-duty trucks that don't need a driver behind the wheel could be on the road in as little as three years.

08/08/2017

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.

08/07/2017

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.

08/03/2017

Senators are ramping up efforts to fight human trafficking by turning their focus to the transportation and trucking industry.

08/02/2017

The Biggest: Economy is Better in 2017 Than 2016. According to the most recent market results and trends report from Armstrong & Associates, 2016 domestic transportation mana

08/01/2017

In many ways it is still hard to fully grasp just how much change is occurring in the trucking business due to the ubiquity of mobile devices: smart phones, tablet computers, you name it.