Tuesday, April 24, 2018
The Nation
Bendix CVS relays gratitude to nation’s truck drivers

Bendix CVS relays gratitude to nation’s truck drivers

ELYRIA, Ohio — Trucking is motion. Roadways, regulations, and commercial vehicle technologies are always changing, evolving, and advancing. During National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, the industry spotlights one of the constants in the landscape: the men and women behind the wheel who put their dedication to safety and professionalism to work every day, every minute, and every mile.

House defeats amendment to delay ELDs but OKs measure to prevent speed limiter funding

House defeats amendment to delay ELDs but OKs measure to prevent speed limiter funding

WASHINGTON — The House late Wednesday defeated an amendment that if successful, would have delayed implementation of the electronic logging device mandate.

Dart Network, ATBS, Drivers Legal Plan partner on ELD education website

Dart Network, ATBS, Drivers Legal Plan partner on ELD education website

EAGAN, Minn. — The Dart Network, ATBS and Drivers Legal Plan are launching an education initiative and a website dedicated to preparing over-the-road professional drivers for the upcoming transition to electronic logging devices (ELDs). Through ELDLunchAndLearn.com, Dart, ATBS and Drivers Legal Plan have constructed a web-based platform featuring a variety of valuable resources focused on providing information that will allow professional drivers to prepare ahead of the December deadline for the federally-mandated implementation of ELDs.

Diesel up 15.3 cents a gallon to $2.758 in wake of Hurricane Harvey

Diesel up 15.3 cents a gallon to $2.758 in wake of Hurricane Harvey

U.S. crude oil prices leaped 2.9 percent to a three-week closing high of $48.66 today as refineries restarted after Harvey, while the national diesel average went up 15.3 cents a gallon to $2.758 and could go higher.

White House brings in state DOT officials, others to discuss infrastructure

White House brings in state DOT officials, others to discuss infrastructure

Senior Trump administration officials met August 30 at the White House with various infrastructure stakeholders including executives from 27 state departments of transportation, as the Trump team continues to develop plans for a major investment proposal.

TCA, CarriersEdge open 2018 Best Fleets competition

TCA, CarriersEdge open 2018 Best Fleets competition

ALEXANDRIA, Va. and MARKHAM, Ontario — In the modern trucking industry, it is not enough for a company to transport goods from one place to another — every company does that. What distinguishes the top tier, best-of-the-best companies from the rest of the pack, are the exceptional cultures they cultivate, enticing every member of their workforces to buy into their missions.

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