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Trucking companies, drivers ordered to pay $26.5M after fatal road rage crash  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — A federal jury ruled three truck drivers and the companies they worked for were to blame for a crash that killed an Idaho woman near Burns, ...


Robert J. Pfeffer Sr., trucking company founder, dies  Baltimore Sun

Robert J. Pfeffer Sr., an Air Force veteran and founder of a trucking and warehousing company, died May 13 of dementia at Copper Ridge, a Sykesville memory ...


2 trucking companies fined $700k for selling solid waste as clean dirt to N.J. homeowners  NJ.com

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection announced more than $700k in fines for two companies that ran an illegal dumping operation in ...


Trucking companies seek to improve fuel economy as diesel hovers around $3.16 per gallon  FreightWaves

As the price of diesel continues to hover around $3.16 per gallon nationwide, trucking companies are investing in solutions to improve fuel mileage.


Trucking companies to pay $26 million for fatal road rage cat-and-mouse crash  CDLLife

A federal jury in Oregon has ordered two trucking companies to pay out tens of millions of dollars for their role in a road rage crash that cost a motorist her life.


Family of road rage victim wins $27 million lawsuit against trucking company  FOX 29

A trucking company has been ordered to pay more than $27 million dollars to the family of a woman who was killed in a road rage accident involving four truck ...


Trucking company found liable for $27 million in road rage lawsuit  KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

PENDLETON, Ore. – A recent lawsuit in Oregon is shedding light about a deadly road rage incident involving professional truckers. In June 2016, Sarah Allison ...


Trucking company to pay $20M after yard worker loses leg  Land Line Magazine

A Georgia jury has awarded a man $20 million after a crash involving a pickup truck and a tractor-trailer resulted in the man losing a leg. The man was assisting ...


The Boring Company gets the go-ahead to build Las Vegas transport tunnel  Engadget

Elon Musk's Boring Company has officially landed its first commercial contract: A $48.7 million project to build an underground transportation system around the.


Youngstown trucking company abruptly shuts down, leaves hundreds of people out of work  News 5 Cleveland

Hundreds of employees are without work Monday after Falcon Trucking Company in Youngstown announced over the weekend that it was shutting down, ...


Trucking company involved in I-70 crash only carries $750,000 of liability insurance  FOX 31 Denver

LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- If a highway fireball that kills four people, injures six and leaves 28 vehicles incinerated sounds like a multi-million dollar settlement, guess ...


Drivers say trucking company has closed leaving them without a job  WTVY, Dothan

A Dothan trucking company has apparently ceased operations, leaving drivers without a job. Employees of Williams Trucking sent WTVY copies of an internal ...


The next Uber will come from the $1.2 trillion global truck and shipping industry  CNBC

The shipping business is huge and inefficient. But a number of start-ups, including Flexport and Convoy, which was founded by former Amazon executives, have ...


Glendale’s Roadmaster Group handles high-security transportation for Defense Dept., Fortune 500 firms  AZCentral.com

Roadmaster Group's expertise has gained it high-profile clients like General Dynamics and the U.S. Department of Defense.


Trucking companies pay $26M after Idaho woman killed in crash near Burns  KPTV.com

The two trucking companies paid more than $26 million in both settlements and court-ordered damages to the victims and their families.


YRC trucking company employees sign with Teamsters  Commercial Carrier Journal

Employees of three major trucking companies ratified a major new five-year contract with the Teamsters. YRC Worldwide Inc. on Tuesday announced ...


Police: 18-wheeler involved in deadly CO. crash operated by Houston company with bad safety record  Chron

The Houston trucking company whose truck was reportedly involved in a fiery, deadly crash has dozens of safety violations over the last few years, according to ...


Trucking company files suit in alleged predatory towing scam  Chicago Tribune

After a semitruck belonging to a Florida long haul trucking company struck an overpass in the city's McKinley Park neighborhood in March, a tow truck driver ...


Company of truck driver arrested in fiery I-70 crash had multiple brake safety violations  The Denver Post

A Houston-based trucking company that employs the driver who crashed last week causing a fatal, fiery 28-car crash on Interstate 70 has multiple vehicle ...


Trucking company cancels insurance, deducts paychecks anyway  Land Line Magazine

More than a dozen former employees of a trucking company filed a lawsuit alleging their insurance was unknowingly canceled. Despite the cancellation, money ...


Company: We didn’t tell truckers about shutdown because we wanted to get paid  CDLLife

An Ohio trucking company that recently shut their doors for good says they didn't tell their workers about the mass layoff because doing so would have hurt their ...


In the middle of the hot Permian oil and gas play, a trucking company is closing some operations  FreightWaves

A trucking company is shutting down a facility in the middle of the red-hot Permian basin, but it isn't clear what led to the closure. Product & Logistics Services ...


Cedar Rapids trucking company raises $10k to benefit cancer patients  KCRG

The workers at West Side Transport used a trailer named 'Convoy for a Cure' to collect $10000. They'll be donating the money to the American Cancer Society's ...


Former Falcon Transport execs allege mismanagement, contract demands led to company’s abrupt collapse  FreightWaves

Former Falcon Transport executives allege that financial mismanagement and a poorly negotiated contract with General Motors led to the company's abrupt ...


Trucking company to expand to Whitehaven, set to open this fall and provide 26 new jobs  FOX13 Memphis

Power Transport is moving its new headquarters to Whitehaven.


US Postal Service will use autonomous big rigs to ship mail in new test  The Verge

The United States Postal *Service* (USPS) has chosen self-driving trucking company TuSimple to haul mail as part of a two-week test of the startup's autonomous ...


Court dismisses Alabama trucking company's lawsuit against FMCSA  Land Line Magazine

Saying that the case lacked standing, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit dismissed Flat Creek Transportation's lawsuit against FMCSA that claimed ...


Federal prosecutor says Indianapolis trucking company misled investors  WRTV Indianapolis

Celadon, the Indianapolis-based trucking company, must pay millions in restitution after misleading investors about the company's financial health.


Amazon has been quietly running an 'Uber for trucking' service since last year  CNBC

Amazon has been testing a new online *service* that matches truck drivers with shippers since last year, taking its first step into the lucrative online freight ...


James 'Jimmy' Deene, trucker, union official and business agent, dies  Baltimore Sun

James “Jimmy” Deene, a Baltimore-area trucker, business agent and organizer for Teamsters Local 355, died of a heart attack Friday.


Owner of Ohio-Based Oil, Gas Trucking Company Sued Over Health Benefits  Wheeling Intelligencer

The owner of an Ohio-based oil and gas trucking company is being sued by former employees who say he canceled their health insurance without telling them ...


Trucking company hiring retail, technicians, driver positions  cbs4local.com

The Pilot Flying J is hosting what they call “the biggest in person and virtual hiring event” on Thursday. The company operates more than 750 travel centers in ...


Forbes names 7 trucking companies for best large employers  Commercial Carrier Journal

Seven trucking companies were named among the nation's “Best Large Employers” by Forbes this week. Forbes' list is comprised of 500 of America's largest ...


Alabama trucking company abruptly shuts down  CDLLife

An Alabama-based trucking company suddenly announced that they are going out of business, leaving their drivers without a job.


Moving company owner keeps on trucking with new franchise  Champion

Holly Stewart decided nine years ago that the corporate career path she was on wasn't right for her. She made plans to go back to school and get teaching ...


Woman defrauded company of $3.6 million in 8 year trucking scheme, police say  CDLLife

A Michigan trucking company co-owner is facing multiple felony charges for allegedly overcharging a construction company by millions of dollars over the ...


$27M lawsuit reveals road rage among professional truckers  KOIN.com

A 2016 road rage crash cost a 30-year-old woman her life -- leading to a nearly $27 million lawsuit and shedding light on road rage among professional truck ...


Alabama flatbed carrier suddenly closes its doors  FreightWaves

For the second time in less than a week, a trucking carrier has shut its doors with no advanced warning. According to media reports in Alabama, Dothan-based ...


Canada Hires Company to Take Back its Trash from the Philippines  waste360

Bolloré Logistics Canada is scheduled to remove Canada's trash from the Philippines by the end of June.


Trucking company to pay $42M for cooking the books  NJ TODAY

Trucking company Celadon Group has agreed to pay total restitution of $42.2 million for filing materially false and misleading statements to investors and ...


Trucker accused of fatal crash worked for company with history of brake issues  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- Rogel Aguilera Mederos is still waiting to be charged after investigators say he caused a fiery wreck that left four dead and many more injured on ...


Trucking company plans to buy bankrupt NEMF’s affiliate fleets  CDLLife

A Virginia-based trucking company has agreed to purchase millions of dollars worth of equipment from a trucking company that abruptly declared bankruptcy ...


Ohio Trucking Company With Ties To Closed Lordstown Plant Abruptly Shuts Down  CBS Pittsburgh

Employees say they received a text on Saturday night telling them to stop the work they were doing for Falcon Transport Co. 23 days ago ...


Deerfield Twp. trucking company owner charged with defrauding manufacturer of $3.6 million  Thecountypress

MT. PLEASANT — A Deerfield Township trucking company owner has been charged with bilking a Remus-based manufacturer out of $3.6 million. Islabella ...


Seven trucking companies make ‘Best Large Employers’ list  CDLLife

This week, Forbes released a list of the nation's 'Best Large Employers' -- and seven trucking companies made the list.


Opp Council transfers land to trucking company - The Andalusia Star-News  Andalusia Star-News

The Opp City Council voted 3-2 to amend a memorandum of understanding and deed 16 acres of land on the bypass to RCA Logistics LLC. The council entered ...


SC jury: trucking firm whose 18-wheeler rear-ended van on I-26 must pay $33.6 million  The State

SC jury rules that the trucking company owner of an 18-wheeler that rear-ended a van on I-26 must pay two injured passengers in the car a total of $33.6 million.


Displaced Falcon truckers in demand from other companies  Sharonherald

After Falcon Transportation shut down last weekend and left more than 500 workers without jobs, local trucking and travel companies want to make sure the ...


A fleet's demise: Drivers jobless, some stranded; support and help offered  American Trucker

Falcon Transport's sudden shutdown brings reactions from politicians and others.


2019 Top 50 Trucking Companies: Working to Stay on Top  Supply Chain Management Review

The nation's top carriers are making every effort to extend the trucking rally, satisfy customer needs and differentiate themselves in a cutthroat market.


County rezones land on Harrison Road for trucking company  McDuffie Progress

The McDuffie County Commission rezoned 10 acres of land to allow a Dearing trucking company to operate in Thomson.


Uber will soon join an ugly but exclusive club: Unprofitable companies worth more than $50 billion  CNBC

When Uber starts trading publicly in the coming weeks, it will join a very exclusive but less-than-desirable club — companies worth at least $50 billion that are ...


Why Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSG) Looks Like A Quality Company  Yahoo Finance

One of the best investments we can make is in our own knowledge and skill set. With that in mind, this article will...


These Two Stocks Trigger Mixed Signals: J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (JBHT), Seelos Therapeutics, Inc. (SEEL)  Post Analyst

The recently concluded session had traders exchanging J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) high level. Roughly 1707152 shares changed ...


Chemical plant that sent chlorine gas billowing across North Jersey has history of fires  NorthJersey.com

The chemical plant where a fire spewed enough chlorine into the air to shut nearby highways and force residents indoors over the past weekend has a history of ...


Review of Elon Musk’s DC-to-Baltimore ‘Loop’ system reveals safety concerns  TechCrunch

The Boring Company's Loop transit system that aims to shuttle people in autonomous electric vehicles between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. fails to meet ...


Top Large Trucking Companies to Work For  Go By Truck News

This past week, Forbes released a list of 'Best Large Employers' and seven major trucking companies made the list.


Trucking firm 'pressured staff to falsify logbooks' - NZTA  Newshub

Northland logging boss denies any wrongdoing and judge says secret recording is 'unfair'.


DC DPW: Ride-hailing company Via to help transport government employees  Curbed DC

The D.C. government is teaming up with New York-based ride-hailing provider Via to offer public employees rides for official business. Announced this month ...


Let Joe Know Valley biohazard company endangering the public?  ABC15 Arizona

The state is investigating a Valley bio-hazard cleaning company after an accident in March forced an evacuation in a Chandler neighborhood and sent a police ...


Houston logistics company bought by Canadian firm  Houston Business Journal

The Houston company is a former HBJ Fast 100 recipient.


Global Bus Rapid Transport Systems Market New Report With Key Companies, Benefit Strategies, Growth Factors By 2028: Volkswagen, Yutong, JINLONG  Biz News Media

Global Bus Rapid Transport Systems Market Research Report encompasses all analytical as well as statistical information regarding market summary, ...


C. H. Robinson isn’t afraid of Amazon  FreightWaves

C.H. Robinson (NASDAQ: CHRW) is not afraid of Amazon's entrance into freight brokerage and welcomes the competition, incoming chief executive officer Bob ...


Global Cryogenic Liquid Transport Vehicles Market Report 2019 7ᵗʰ edition Top Companies, Sales, Revenue, Forecast and Detailed Analysis  Market Trends

Cryogenic Liquid Transport Vehicles market report is based on present industry situations, market demands, business strategies utilized by prominent players ...


Inside the Battle Between Uber and Buenos Aires  CityLab

While Uber and Argentine officials argue over whether the company is an app or a transportation company, drivers suffer fines, violence, and instability.


Global Air Transport MRO Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts 2018-2028  Market Reporter

Researchmoz added Most up-to-date research on “Air Transport MRO Market: Substantial Increase in Air Tourist Transit and Infrastructure Investments to Drive ...


Shane Jones lobbied for trucking firm to be allowed to bypass hiring in NZ first  Stuff.co.nz

Shane Jones rails against the use migrant labour, but lobbied for an associate who wanted to streamline hiring foreign workers.


London Underground to start tracking all phones using Wi-Fi in July  The Verge

Starting on July 8th, Transport for London (TfL) will start tracking passengers' phones on the London Underground by default. Wi-Fi access points across 260 of ...


Trucker rates expected to fall  Seeking Alpha

ACT Research warns that trucker profitability could "roll-over" in the second half of this year "We continue to believe the accelerating supply-demand imba.


Case activity for Stacy Perez vs Soroa Transport Inc. on May 21  Florida Record

The 9th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida reported the following activities in the suit brought by Stacy Perez against Soroa Transport Inc. and Rodolfo Llanes Viton ...


Victory Capital Management Inc. Buys 130,855 Shares of Marten Transport, Ltd (NASDAQ:MRTN)  Rockland Register

Victory Capital Management Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Marten Transport, Ltd (NASDAQ:MRTN) by 6.3% during the 1st quarter, according to its most ...


Automated Blood Tube Labeler & Specimen Transport Box Market Size and Growth Factors Research and Projection 2025: Sonoco Product Company (US), Greiner Holding (Austria), Alifax Holdings (Italy), etc.  Market Research Gazette

Latest Survey On Automated Blood Tube Labeler & Specimen Transport Box Market. The global Automated Blood Tube Labeler & Specimen Transport Box ...


Trucking companies are hiring felons to fill thousands of driver openings  Chico Enterprise-Record

John Lauria spends his working hours driving a truck loaded with cases of juice, tea and energy drinks. It's quite an about-face for the 49-year-old Rosemead ...


British Steel's closure would have 'huge' knock-on effects  The Guardian

Failure to save British Steel would have a nationwide knock-on effect, experts have warned, hitting suppliers, hurting industries that rely on its products and ...


Major trucking company to close up, impacts central PA  WHP Harrisburg

Bankruptcy is forcing a major trucking company to close up shop. New England Motor Freight, which has several locations in Pennsylvania, made the ...


Trucking Company Owner Joseph Lipsey III Relinquishes Control After Arrest, Drug Charges  Transport Topics Online

The owner of Lipsey Logistics and Lipsey Trucking has relinquished control of the business after being arrested on drug charges at his home in Colorado.


Trucking Company YRC, Teamsters Reach Tentative Contract Agreement  The Wall Street Journal

Trucker YRC Worldwide Inc. and the Teamsters union have reached a tentative deal on a new contract covering thousands of workers at one of the biggest U.S. ...


A top trucking company just declared bankruptcy — and Amazon may have helped usher its downfall  Business Insider

New England Motor Freight had a host of challenges, but one of them was an overreliance on Amazon as a customer.


Transport and logistics company brings in new operations director  Insider Media

A Welshpool-based transport and logistics company has appointed a new operations director. Chris Tandy joins Speed Welshpool, which is a member of ...


Higher energy bills and transport costs drive up UK inflation  The Guardian

Dearer energy bills and a pick-up in the cost of transport have pushed the annual rate of inflation back above the government's 2% target for the first time in four ...


Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) Reaches $29.62 After 3.00% Down Move; 2 Analysts Bullish Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (ATSG)  CryptoCoinsTribune

The stock of Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 2.31% or $0.7 during the last trading session, reaching ...


Colorado trucking company settles lawsuit alleging it illegally screened out disabled drivers  The Denver Post

A Greeley-based trucking company agreed Thursday to pay $250000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that alleged ...


18-Wheelers At App Speed: An $800M Startup Is Trying To Pull An Uber On The Trucking Business  Forbes

As a child Drew McElroy learned about freight brokerage. At 36 he's doing to the $700 billion trucking business what Uber did to the taxi industry.


Trucking Companies Boost Prices Amid Capacity Squeeze  The Wall Street Journal

Trucking companies are flexing their pricing power, pushing retailers and manufacturers to pay more to buy into a strong U.S. economy and adding to inflation ...


Major trucking company with Maine depot files for bankruptcy  fiddleheadfocus.com

New England Motor Freight, a trucking company that handles small shipment loads, including through a terminal in Scarborough, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy ...


Investor Update: Stock Lower -12.41% Over the Last Month: Shriram Transport Finance Company Limited (SRTRANSFIN.NS)  Riverdale Standard

Tracking shares of Shriram Transport Finance Company Limited (SRTRANSFIN.NS), we have seen that the stock price has fallen -12.41% over the last month.


Trucking Companies: Tolls Will Cost Hundreds of Thousands Per Year  Yankee Institute

Trucking companies from across Connecticut said the plan to install tolls on Connecticut's highways would cost their companies upwards of $500,000 per year in ...


Founder sells trucking company J&B Express  BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)

Founder John Kleinschmidt has sold his Racine-based trucking company, J&B Express LLC, to Mark Werner and a silent partner.


122 Employees At Trucking Company in Meriden Laid Off  NBC Connecticut

More than 100 employees are out of a job as a trucking company shuts down its terminal on Research Parkway in Meriden.


Bankrupt trucking company shutters Westmoreland facility, laying off 100 workers  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A Westmoreland County trucking terminal shuttered for good over the weekend, laying off about 100 workers — a casualty ahead of a planned liquidation by a ...


Dozens without jobs in Carbon County after trucking company files for bankruptcy  69News WFMZ-TV

MAHONING TWP., Pa. - A trucking company with a hub in Carbon County is closing its doors, leaving dozens without jobs. New England Motor Freight is filing ...


MPs call for national bus strategy and wider franchising powers  The Guardian

Ministers must set out a national strategy for buses and extend franchising powers to all local authorities to halt an alarming decline in usage, MPs have said.


Allentown trucking company owner spent payroll taxes on himself, feds allege  Allentown Morning Call

The owner of an Allentown trucking company spent money on a Caribbean vacation, gambling and country club dues while he failed to turn over more than ...


America's Trucker Shortage Is About to Hit Consumers Where It Hurts  Fortune

America's trucker shortage is about to hit consumers right where it hurts: in the kitty litter. McDonald's Corp.'s long-time distributor Martin-Brower Co. is raising ...


Local trucking company recognized by Procter & Gamble  Daily Reporter

Contract Transport Services, a trucking company out of Green Bay, recently received two Carrier of the Year awards from the consumer-products giant Procter &


Bauchi Commences Delivery Of 60 Buses To Yankari Transport Company  Independent Newspapers Limited

BAUCHI – The Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar-led Bauchi State Government has begun the delivery of eight out of the 60 buses to boost the state ...


Global Smart Transport System Market Growth 2019 – Savari Inc., Siemens AG, Garmin Ltd., EFKON AG, Denso Corporation  Market Research Journal

The global “Smart Transport System” market research report offers all the vital data in the Smart Transport System domain. The latest report assists new bees as ...


J. B. Hunt stock down 4% after trucking company misses Q1 views  MarketWatch

Shares of J. B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. fell more than 4% in the extended session Monday after the trucking company reported first-quarter earnings and...


Tesla acquires trucking companies to squeeze in more deliveries before Dec. 31  TechCrunch

Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted Thursday that the electric automaker had “acquired trucking capacity,” a move aimed to boost deliveries of its Model 3 vehicles ...


Trucking Company Dissolves, After Not Paying Employees Salary Owed  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — Drivers who worked for a trucking company are without paychecks and work after their company never paid. One family says they are owed ...


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