Trucking News Round Up
There is never a dull moment in the trucking industry. Here are a few things that you should check out if you haven’t already.
A recent study conducted at The Sleep Research Centre at the University of Surrey in England identified a subset of 68 genes in blood samples and could detect whether the sample was taken from a sleep-deprived or well-rested person with 92% accuracy, according to a report in Sleep Review.
4,536 vehicles were taken out of service because of issues with their braking systems; brake systems accounted for 28.4% of all vehicles? out of service citations.
Report shows diesel will dominate even as electric trucks gain market share
Economists and analysts last week at the annual FTR Conference recapped what was referred to as a ?year of upheaval? in trucking, in which the combination of unexpected economic growth,?
Learning as much as you can, as fast as you can in the trucking industry can make or break your career. Being a Rookie driver is difficult, you are still within your first couple of years over-the-road and just when you think you’ve seen it all . . . something new pops up. Check out these