Tag: Trucking Industry

Trucks Coming to B.C. Will Be Able to Get Permits Online

24/7 online permit for trucks entering British Columbia “We know that the current system of obtaining a truck permit takes time. With the introduction of a new automated…

Should Heavy Duty Trucks Have Speed Limiters? There’s a New Law Being Passed to Do This

65 miles per hour is the max heavy trucks will be allowed to go under a new law expected to be published in a matter of weeks, if…

Trucker found love by texting number scrawled on toilet wall offering a ‘good sh-g’

Now, Donna Roberts usually tells friends her husband originally texted her by mistake, but the parents of two kids actually met when Mark Ellis found Donna’s phone number…

US Investigating First Auto-Pilot Car Crash Death

A collision in Florida in which a self-driving vehicle hit a tractor trailer making a turn at a highway intersection is being investigated by the U.S. government. The…

Will This 2,000 HP Electric Semi-Truck “Level the Playing Field” Between Owner Operators and Large Fleets?

According to the Nikola Motor Company, this 2,000 horsepower electric semi tractor will “even the playing field” between owner operators and large fleets. Explaining the project, NMC founder…

Fuel Prices Expected To Swing Up And Down $20 A Barrel This Year

The average price of retail diesel has dropped to a record low — under $2 a gallon for the first time in 12 years, and gas is currently…

Seven Trucks Shot In Past Two Nights On Highway 75

Wal-Mart officials have said that three trucks were shot Sunday night and three more were shot on Monday night while travelling along a stretch of highway in Oklahoma. In…