Driver Issues

Good drivers are hard to find. Here are a few ideas on how to minimize drivers coming and going.

Good drivers are hard to find. Here are a few ideas on how to minimize drivers coming and going.

March 4, 2021

New hybrid program to teach English and trucking to immigrant students (cdllife.com)

Driver hiring: Balancing wages and benefits — Taking The Hire Road – FreightWaves 

March 3, 2021

FMCSA: More drivers returning to work after drug violations – FreightWaves

Truck driver hiring pool tightens to lowest point in three years, ACT says | DC Velocity

March 2, 2021

Averitt announces pay bump for new truckload drivers – FreightWaves

March 1, 2021

“Maybe we can help, maybe not,” say Huntsville officials looking into growing truck parking issue (cdllife.com)

February 22, 2021

Yellow hiring 1,500 drivers, opening 12 schools – FreightWaves

February 19, 2021

Biden’s DOL withdraws Trump administration’s sleeper berth guidance – FreightWaves

February 17, 2021

Driver retention: The little things make a big difference (fleetequipmentmag.com)

February 15, 2021

TruckPark partnership with ParkMyFleet adds more safe parking locations – FreightWaves 

February 10, 2021

Thousands of drivers with drug violations may leave trucking | Overdrive (overdriveonline.com)

February 9, 2021

Top 3 Truck Driver Concerns in 2020 – Drivers – Trucking Info

February 5, 2021

Yellow, formerly YRC, says driver shortage cuts into profits | Transport Dive

February 3, 2021

Feedback Program: Can You Set it and Forget it? – WorkHound

January 27, 2021

Three ways fleets use AI to build better drivers | Commerical Carrier Journal (ccjdigital.com)

View from the cab: How drivers saw 2020 | FleetOwner

January 26, 2021

PDA: Equipment, compensation remain causes for concern | American Trucker 

January 22, 2021

The Carrier Perspective: The Right Education for Your Career | Convoy

6 Tips to Improve Driver Retention and Retain Top Talent | 2021-01-22 | DC Velocity

January 17, 2021

Trust and truck driver retention | Commerical Carrier Journal (ccjdigital.com)

January 12, 2021

Fleets taking steps to advance time-based driver pay (ccjdigital.com)

January 9, 2021

Survey: 30% of drivers fully satisfied with their ELD – FreightWaves

January 6, 2021

20 carriers named as 2021 Best Fleets to Drive For – FreightWaves

Severe storm savvy for truckers – FreightWaves

Why nationwide trucker strikes don’t work | American Trucker

January 4, 2021

Drug Clearinghouse deadline nears for fleets and owner-operators | American Trucker

December 28, 2020

Quick DOT Clearinghouse how-to for fleet managers (ccjdigital.com)

Drug and alcohol violations by truck drivers rose 40% in 2020 | 2020-12-28 | DC Velocity

Analysts see little change in capacity from new CDL rule – FreightWaves

December 27, 2020

Bridging the Data Gap in Driver Training | Food Logistics

December 22, 2020

Truck Parking Woes Continue, What You Can Do About It – PrePass

December 17, 2020

FMCSA to permit third-party examiners for CDL skills test (ccjdigital.com)

December 16, 2020

Schneider National to raise drivers’ per-mile pay by 4 cents – FreightWaves

The Data Gap: How technology can improve driver training | FleetOwner

December 14, 2020

Frozen Food Express latest to announce driver pay hike – FreightWaves

December 9, 2020

Driver Financial Security Key to Recruitment, Retention | Transport Topics (ttnews.com)

Covenant joins in move to higher driver pay rates – FreightWaves

December 8, 2020

FMCSA Drug Clearinghouse Records 46,000 Violations in First 10 Months | Transport Topics (ttnews.com)

December 7, 2020

Truck parking capacity problem worsens for drivers | American Trucker

December 3, 2020

Is predictive hiring the cure for trucking’s turnover epidemic? | FleetOwner

December 2, 2020

Capacity faces more obstacles as 2020 winds down | FleetOwner

December 1, 2020

Most drivers making same or less than they did last year (truckersnews.com)

Growing truck parking shortages emerge in latest survey – FreightWaves

Breaking: FMCSA expands HOS waiver to include COVID-19 vaccine transport – FreightWaves

KLLM rolls out ‘one of the largest’ driver pay hikes in company history – FreightWaves

November 27, 2020

Love’s Travel Stops Expands Contactless Payment Options – Drivers – Trucking Info

November 26, 2020

Mediocrity Reaps No Rewards | TruckingTruth Blog | TruckingTruth.com

November 23, 2020

Former Swift CEO: The driver shortage is back — but this time it’s different | CCJDigital.com

November 21, 2020

Trucker charity delivers holiday hope to deserving families | FreightWaves.com

November 15, 2020

What do drivers want? CCJ’s survey of drivers reveals satisfaction with carriers’ COVID response, unhappiness with pay and government regulations | CCJDigital.com

November 11, 2020

Trucker group plans to ‘shut ’em down’ Wednesday in nationwide protest | FreightWaves.com

Driver shortage credited for buoying freight economy in 2020 and likely into 2021 | CCJDigital.com

November 10, 2020

No surprise that driver shortage is No. 1 industry concern | FleetOwner.com

November 9, 2020

Commentary: PSP reports and their value to fleets | CCJDigital.com

November 6, 2020

Simulators Hold Potential for CDL Training, Testing, Experts Say | TTNews.com

November 5, 2020

Fleets see electric trucks as driver retention tool | CCJDigital.com

This brain trick worsens the danger of cumulative sleep loss | Cabover ‘Joy Ride’ to the port | OverdriveOnline.com

November 4, 2020

Heartland Express raises driver pay as much as 12% | FreightWaves.com

November 3, 2020

Drivers are infrastructure, too | FleetOwner.com

October 29, 2020

Video: Driver hits a tree limb trying to avoid speeding and weaving dump truck — Preventable crash or not? | CCJDigital.com

October 28, 2020

Podcast – WD2: WHAT IS THE PROCESS OF TRAINING A COMMERCIAL DRIVER?AT DOES IT TAKE TO TRAIN A CLASS 8 TECHNICIAN? | Roadsigns.TTNews.com

October 26, 2020

ACT Research: For-Hire in Tight Supply-Demand Balance | TruckingInfo.com

October 23, 2020

FMCSA ‘struggling’ with under-21 CDL pilot for military vets | FreightWaves.com

October 21, 2020

Roehl Relaunch Program Looks to Add 300 New Drivers | TruckingInfo.com

Fleets challenge the driver turnover status quo | FleetOwner.com

October 5, 2020

Fleets preparing to face a driver shortage ‘like it’s 2018 all over again’ | CCJDigital.com

$100,000 awarded to Iowa college looking to train the next generation of truckers | CDLLife.com

October 2, 2020

Don’t Blame Construction for the Trucker Shortage | Convoy.com

October 1, 2020

Innovators: U.S. Xpress technology propels success through driver satisfaction | CCJDigital.com

September 30, 2020

Data, not hunches, should clarify safety prospect of younger drivers | OverdriveOnline.com

September 24, 2020

For-Hire Trucking Index Emphasizes Continued Driver Shortage | TruckingInfo.com

Driver shortage forces tight freight market as pandemic impacts linger | DCVelocity.com

September 11, 2020

The driver shortage: A big piece of the tight capacity puzzle | SupplyChainDive.com

September 5, 2020

Driver exits could extend capacity crunch | FreightWaves.com

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