In the driver’s seat

Obama administration is trying to put drivers in charge

From the dawn of the trucking industry—and certainly since the big growth period following deregulation—trucking executives have talked about building their companies around the driver.  How close the reality matches the rhetoric depends mostly on market conditions, but over the past couple of years, a qualified driver’s importance and leverage has never been greater.  Yet, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is trying to give drivers still more

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