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Meet Jack Cooper’s Charlie Figgemeier, Veteran Car Hauler & Driver Trainer

In this episode of the Jack Cooper Podcast from the PodWheels Network, we’ll meet Charlie Figgemeier, who has been a fixture in the Jack...

TRUCKING VIDEOS

Truck Boss Show — Thanksgiving Stack Hack & Thanksgiving Leftover Debate

This week, our friends at The Truck Boss Show have a nutty job heist, Wreaths Across America, rock and roll hall of famers get...

OTR Capital, Marquee hand out free lunches to truck drivers

OTR Capital and Marquee Insurance Group passed out free Chick-Fil-A lunches to truck drivers in Lithia Springs, Georgia. With the help of the Georgia...

The Truck Boss Show — COVID-19 & Your Rights

With COVID-19 cases on the rise, it’s important to know your rights if you contract the virus while on the job. Carlin from The...

The Trucker News Channel — Capitol Christmas Tree

In this episode, we cover: the U.S. Capitol Christmas tree is making its way to DC, spilled onions back up traffic in Sacramento and...

Precious cargo: Longtime truckers get assignment of a lifetime with hauling U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

In more than four decades on the road, Theron Schmalzried has seen a little bit of everything and dealt with situations where quick wits...

Judge tosses cases involving Omaha protesters who blocked bridge

OMAHA, Neb. — A judge has dismissed cases against 25 people who were arrested and jailed for blocking traffic at a bridge during a...

Truck Boss Show — Thanksgiving Stack Hack & Thanksgiving Leftover Debate

This week, our friends at The Truck Boss Show have a nutty job heist, Wreaths Across America, rock and roll hall of famers get...

Owner of New York trucking company charged for lying to U.S. Department of Transportation

ROCHESTER, NY — Tony Kirik, 39, of Rochester, New York, is facing criminal charges for allegedly making false statements to the Federal Motor Carrier...

Fleet owners have gone ‘from fear, to hope, to optimism’ as Class 8 sales decline slightly

U.S. sales of new Class 8 trucks declined slightly in October, according to figures received from ACT Research. During the month, 19,034 trucks were...

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VIDEOS

The Trucker News Channel — Tiny Trucker

In this episode, we cover drivers battling 90 mph wind gusts in California and an autonomous convoy traveled nearly 300 miles through Pennsylvania, Ohio...

The Trucker News Channel – Big Rig on Patrol

In this episode, we cover big-rig cops on patrol in Florida and a tractor-trailer nearly crashed into a Pennsylvania high school. Plus, Sandia labs...

The Trucker News Channel — Whose lane is it anyway?

In this episode, we cover: A Swedish manufacturer is making its autonomous, electric transport vehicles available globally, lane markings in Utah leave drivers wondering,...

The Trucker News Channel — Toyota Looks to Electrify

In this episode, we cover Toyota looking to get into the Class 8 electric truck market, border patrol sends a drug-smuggling attempt down the...

The Trucker News Channel — Dashcam Fireball

In this episode, we cover work-zone traffic monitoring in the air, a fleet of low-emission trucks christen the long-awaited Port of Long Beach bridge....

The Trucker News Channel — Primetime Driver

In this episode, we cover a special thanks to truck drivers during the Primetime Emmy Awards and roughly 15,000 Volvo trucks are being recalled...

The Trucker News Channel — GPS Fail

In this episode we cover a trucker stuck on an ATV/Snowmobile Road in Oregon as well as a hand-drawn license plate attempt in Kentucky....

The Trucker News Channel — Special Convoy

In this episode we have a story about a couple truckers who got to haul a record-breaking load in Washington while an unexpected discovery...

The Trucker News Channel — Road Warriors

In this episode we have a story about a trucker abandoning a military tank along the interstate, Pilot Flying J's Road Warriors contest winners,...

The Trucker News Channel – SC Port Terminal

In this episode we cover: Beer logistics going green | Paper products exempt again | SC ports new terminalTucker Russ: Hey, truckers, I'm Tucker. Anheuser-Busch's...

VIDEOS

The Trucker News Channel — Tiny Trucker

In this episode, we cover drivers battling 90 mph wind gusts in California and an autonomous convoy traveled nearly 300 miles through Pennsylvania, Ohio...

The Trucker News Channel – Big Rig on Patrol

In this episode, we cover big-rig cops on patrol in Florida and a tractor-trailer nearly crashed into a Pennsylvania high school. Plus, Sandia labs...

The Trucker News Channel — Whose lane is it anyway?

In this episode, we cover: A Swedish manufacturer is making its autonomous, electric transport vehicles available globally, lane markings in Utah leave drivers wondering,...

The Trucker News Channel — Toyota Looks to Electrify

In this episode, we cover Toyota looking to get into the Class 8 electric truck market, border patrol sends a drug-smuggling attempt down the...

The Trucker News Channel — Dashcam Fireball

In this episode, we cover work-zone traffic monitoring in the air, a fleet of low-emission trucks christen the long-awaited Port of Long Beach bridge....

PODCAST OF THE WEEK
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Owner-Operator Howard Salmon Honors His Son By Giving Back To SCF

In this edition of the SCF Highway To Hope Podcast, we will feature the touching story of owner-operator Howard Salmon, who has been a...

ES Programs & Support Highlighted During Women In Trucking Radio Show Interview

On September 26th, Expediter Services and the ES Community were featured as part of the Women In Trucking Radio Show, which is broadcast nationally...

LATEST TRUCKING NEWS

Judge tosses cases involving Omaha protesters who blocked bridge

OMAHA, Neb. — A judge has dismissed cases against 25 people who were arrested and jailed for blocking traffic at a bridge during a...

Owner of New York trucking company charged for lying to U.S. Department of Transportation

ROCHESTER, NY — Tony Kirik, 39, of Rochester, New York, is facing criminal charges for allegedly making false statements to the Federal Motor Carrier...

Shell’s Starship 2.0 truck enters testing phase before coast-to-coast run in 2021

HOUSTON — Testing of Shell Rotella’s Starship 2.0 Class 8 truck has begun in preparation for another coast-to-coast run in in 2021. The official...

When safety is a personal value instead of just a priority, compromise doesn’t happen

There’s a difference between values and priorities. On the surface, they seem similar, but let’s take a closer look.For example, imagine you’re hungry. Maybe...

Love’s celebrates truckers with 12 Days of Christmas giveaway

OKLAHOMA CITY — During Love’s Travel Stops’ 12 Days of Christmas giveaway from Nov. 27 to Dec. 8, truckers can visit Love’s Facebook page and...

Safety pioneer Steve Bryan joins Drivewyze team as senior advisor

DALLAS — Steve Bryan, an expert on safety data, has joined Drivewyze as a senior safety advisor, the company announced last week. Bryan will...

Fleet owners have gone ‘from fear, to hope, to optimism’ as Class 8 sales decline slightly

U.S. sales of new Class 8 trucks declined slightly in October, according to figures received from ACT Research. During the month, 19,034 trucks were...

Precious cargo: Longtime truckers get assignment of a lifetime with hauling U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

In more than four decades on the road, Theron Schmalzried has seen a little bit of everything and dealt with situations where quick wits...

Border agents discover $25 million in liquid meth concealed in tractor-trailer hauling corn husks

PHARR, Texas — Earlier this month, agents with U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Office of Field Operations at the Pharr International Bridge cargo...

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