Truck News


  • FMCSA needs to do better on resolving medical conflicts: OOIDA

    June 29, 2018 5:03PM by Truck News

    GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. – The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) is criticizing the process for drivers seeking to resolve conflicts with their medical certifications. OOIDA submitted their concerns to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) through public comments regarding

  • ATA urges passing of cross-border bill

    December 15, 2015 6:28PM by Truck News

    ARLINGTON, Va. – The American Trucking Association (ATA) welcomed the passing of a cross-border bill in House of Representatives Dec. 15, one it says will improve trucking efficiency, security and safety. “Trucks move the majority of freight between the U.S.

  • FMCSA removes ‘acting’ from administrator’s title

    August 6, 2015 9:04PM by Truck News

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The US Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has a new leader. Scott Darling has been nominated to the position of administrator of the safety agency. Darling had already been serving as acting administrator. “Through strong and

  • US truck tonnage sets new record in January

    February 24, 2015 12:23PM by Truck News

    ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally-adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index recorded an all-time high in January. US for-hire truck tonnage rose 1.2% in January, posting a 6.6% year-over-year gain, the largest y-o-y gain in more than a year.

  • Behind the Kriska-Mullen deal

    September 25, 2014 11:00PM by Carolyn Gruske

    Kriska COO Jonathan Wahba gives an in-depth explanation of the deal between Kriska and Mullen and how it will affect Mill Creek, existing customers and Canadian trucking industry.

  • Ogdensburg Bridge wants more truck traffic

    August 13, 2014 10:50AM by Truck News

    OGDENSBURG, N.Y. — The Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority recently launched an interactive marketing campaign aimed at increasing truck traffic across its bridge from Ontario into New York. The OBPA engaged Toronto headquartered strategic marketing agency McLellan Group. With an eastern Ontario office,

  • Feature Transportation

    Practical ideas for the next border pact

    June 16, 2014 1:36PM by David Bradley

    With 2014 marking the 20th anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and talk of perhaps opening the agreement up, or at least a new border agreement, now’s the time to take stock of where we’re at and