Earlier this week, a new bipartisan bill was introduced in the White house, which, if signed into law, would reform some of the regulations for the hours of service (HOS). The bill is backed by one of the trucking industry’s leading trade associations. It also would allow the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to move more quickly on any rulemaking meant to provide drivers with split sleeper berth flexibility pare down the number of supporting documents drivers are required to maintain under the electronic logging device mandate.
There are many challenges truck drivers face like feet that become tired and sore after a long day of driving and dealing with cargo exchanges. This is surprising to most people who think that drivers don’t ever get out of the truck, but the reality is that they move quite a bit when they have to pick up/ drop off boxes, climb up to the cabin and lift heavy parts
On June 6th Daimler Trucks North America unveiled the “broadest electric truck fleet in North America by 2021” according to the company’s President and CEO Roger Nielsen.
In the previous part we’ve reviewed the most common apps that can make a trucker life easier. In this part we will look further to see if there are more awesome apps with different use and advantages.
The jury in Harris County, Texas made its choice on the tragic events of the Texas fatal crash from 2014, this week. The final verdict is $89.6 million. Werner will appeal the record verdict.