OLYMPIA, Wash. — Holding a phone while driving in Washington state becomes illegal in 2019 once Gov. Jay Inslee signs a distracted driving measure passed by the Legislature.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index slipped 1 percent in March, following a 0.1 percent decline during February.
MONTREAL — International Trucks Thursday launched the International RH Series, its new Class 8 regional-haul tractor powered by the new International A26 12.4L engine, designed to deliver best-in-class uptime, improved visibility, and outstanding fuel economy.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Rand McNally, which pioneered and built the truck-specific GPS market with its innovative TND line, today unveiled a new device for professional drivers, the TND 740, at the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show continuing here through Saturday.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A CMV inspector in Florida told a group of drivers recently that even if the shipper doesn’t fasten down a load securely, once the carrier and driver accept the load, it’s on them to make sure it’s safe. And that’s one of the things 18-year career driver Steve Huddleston likes about being a flatbedder: being in charge of his own load.