U.S. diesel prices were a mixed bag Monday, with the on-highway average dropping 5 tenths of a cent to $2.539 a gallon. Five of the Energy Information Administration’s 10 reporting regions dropped slightly from last week and four went up slightly, while one stayed the same.
PHOENIX — Scott Manthey, senior vice president of safety and compliance for Interstate Distributor Co. of Tacoma, Washington, has been presented the Truckload Carriers Association’s 2017 Clare C. Casey Safety Professional of the Year Award.
TULSA, Okla. — Weather took the headlines for the first two days of the 35th annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs Truck Beauty Contest at the Exchange Center at Expo Square here but on the third day the sun was out and the story turned, as it always does, to the people of the trucking industry.
WASHINGTON — Five senators last Thursday sent a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Thomas Price requesting swift action in taking steps to what could lead to the use of hair testing for substance abuse.
ROWLAND, N.C. — Collisions involving three tractor-trailers, including one hauling gasoline, and four other vehicles caused a fire on Interstate 95 on Tuesday and killed the driver of one big rig and the driver, an adult passenger and two children in a pickup truck, the State Highway Patrol said.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) Thursday celebrated the completion and official opening of its new High Desert Proving Grounds in Madras, Oregon.