Washington, we have a problem — potentially a really big one. Based on information gleaned from several sources, hundreds of thousands of motor carriers may not be compliant with the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate and the implementation date is just over one month away.
PLOVER, Wis. — Women In Trucking (WIT) today announced a new program that will serve as a platform to assist in establishing 150 new women-owned small businesses within in the transportation sector over the next 12 months.
CHATANOOGA, Tenn. — The prosecution in the Pilot Flying J fraud trial against truck stop executives and sales representatives says the rebate scam was an “infection of fraud” at the truck stop company while attorneys for the plaintiffs told the jury the executives shouldn’t be found “guilty by association.”
Volvo truck owners in the U.S. and Canada now have supported solutions for complying with the impending electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, which goes into effect December 18.
National average diesel prices rose for the fifth consecutive week, with all 10 of the Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) reporting regions showing increases for the week ending November 13. The national average on-highway price stood at $2.915 per gallon, a 3.3-cent increase from last week’s $2.882 and a jump of 13.9 cents since October 9.
Tesla Motors, the U.S. electric vehicle maker, says it will unveil its all-electric big rig on November 16. The truck is expected to have autonomous capabilities along with other “best-in-class” features.