More drivers are experiencing prolonged sitting, lack of exercise, poor posture, road vibration and increased stress and tension made worse by new HOS and ELD rules and parking shortages.
For some, "training drivers" still means pulling drivers off the road and into classroom settings. But the Internet is changing that.
PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico. Olympic Transport was the first Mexican fleet to earn certification to deliver freight directly into the United States and Canada as part of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) pilot program.
The recent federal court ruling says drivers paid by the mile may still be paid that way but their overall pay must meet the federal minimum wage requirements.
Loneliness can lead to impaired immune system function, arthritis, cancer, type 2 diabetes and heart disease.
But what will this mean for truck drivers?