On-highway diesel shot up a nickel a gallon today, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported, bringing the national average to $2.581 compared with $2.531 last week and $2.507 the week ended July 24.
Summer’s here and the heat is on — or it will be soon when it comes to ELDs. Summer’s here and the heat is on — or it will be soon when it comes to ELDs. In mid-July, the staff at The Trucker noticed we’d been hearing the same thing throughout the trucking industry — the assertion that somewhere between 70 and 80 percent of carriers had not yet been fitted with ELDs.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The Truckload Carriers Association’s Scholarship Fund will be providing financial assistance to 50 undergraduate college students for the 2017-18 academic year.
WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said Thursday it had streamlined the electronic logging device section of the agency’s website to create a more user-friendly system and highlight critical ELD information.
ELYRIA, Ohio — For the seventh consecutive year, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems will sponsor of the Grand Champion Award at the American Trucking Associations National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC).
HOUSTON — Federal authorities have detained some survivors of a deadly human smuggling operation in the same facility as the driver of the truck in which they were smuggled, concerning advocates who are worried that they could be further traumatized.