For some time, OOIDA has been fighting a problem that has long plagued truckers. It involves what’s called nonconsensual towing – when a police officer or some other first responder calls a tow truck to remove your vehicle.
Wreaths Across America’s new display trailer, features a mini-theater, historical displays about the nonprofit organization’s history and opportunities for drivers and carriers to connect with the company, whether as a volunteer carrier in the Honor Fleet or as a Rolling Ambassador behind the wheel.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has declared Kentucky-licensed truck driver Jerry L. Jasper to be an imminent hazard to public safety and has ordered him not to operate any commercial motor vehicle (CMV) in interstate commerce.
The Federal Reserve signaled its confidence in the economy on Wednesday when raised a key interest rate for the sixth time since 2015 – but this also could lead to trucking companies needing to rethink how they are handling their loans.