News Round Up: What you need to know
Every day there is some piece of new information that can help make our lives easier over the road, or complicate things more. As a professional truck driver, it’s important that you stay up-to-date with everything that is going on, even if it’s just a point of interest regarding the industry. We’ve put together a list of articles we think you should check out.
PANAMA CITY, Fla. ? The devastation inflicted by Hurricane Michael came into focus Oct. 11 with rows upon rows of homes found smashed to pieces, and rescue crews began making their way into the stricken areas in hopes of accounting for hundreds of people who may have defied evacuation orders.
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. ? Canada?s long-awaited electronic logging device (ELD) mandate should differ from the U.S. rule to avoid some of the pitfalls that
A NHTSA report says distracted driving-related crashes numbered 3,166 last year ? 8.5 percent of all traffic fatalities in 2017.
Pennsylvania looks to tackle truck parking A lack of truck parking around several Pennsylvania area rest stops gains the attention of State Officials. Now, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is discussing the need to create more parking areas for trucks. With the Pennsylvania Turnpike being a popular route for many
The new trilateral free-trade deal announced on Sept. 30 is allowing North American trucking operations to breathe easy again.