ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The Truckload Carriers Association has named Adrian Parada, a driver for Stagecoach Cartage & Distribution, a Roadrunner Transportation Systems company, as a Highway Angel for his life-saving assistance to a pickup driver whose vehicle caught on fire.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Freightliner Trucks has selected Detroit as the next city to be honored as a Freightliner Trucks Hardest Working Cities award recipient.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Ajay Toor, of Surrey, Canada, a professional truck driver for Bison Transport of Winnipeg, Manitoba, has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA). He is being recognized for assisting a fellow truck driver who was hit by a passing vehicle.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — It was a husband-and-wife, father-and-daughter, family kind of day Wednesday at the Idella M. Hansen North Little Rock Stopping Center at the Galloway Exit (161) as the Arkansas Trucking Association gave out free hot meals and cold drinks to show professional drivers some love.
ARLINGTON, Va. — American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear testified before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation Wednesday about the importance of including commercial vehicles in the discussion around automated vehicles and urged the federal government not to stifle innovation around the technology.