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Trucking Towards Safety: How tech is making the roads safer
GRANDVILLE, Mich. – There’s no doubt that semi-trucks play a crucial role in moving American industry forward. From clothes, to food, to just about everything else you can buy and sell, most of goods we rely on to get by were at one point transported in the back of a truck. But those big rigs are also the culprits of thousands of serious and deadly accidents each year. Whether it’s the fault of the drivers or motorists around them, the problem exists. But with the help of technology, the hope is, that problem will diminish.
Are trucking conditions really improving?
Kenny Vieth is about as steely-eyed as any of the analysts who cover trucking for a living. As president and senior analyst at ACT Research, he’s also someone who takes a hard, unflinching look at industry issues, either, such as on how federal regulations are aggravating the truck driver shortage.
How Amazon and Uber Are Disrupting the Transportation Industry
The latest and greatest threats that have been widely discussed this past year are the looming leviathans Amazon and Uber.
This is What a Massive 500 Gallon Propane Tank Explosion Looks Like
If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
How the Way We Shop Affects the Trucking Industry
It’s no surprise that brick and mortar stores are becoming more obselete because of the popularity of online shopping. But how does this impact the trucking industry? There’s not really…
USA Truck secures 10% rate increases, trucking industry optimistic on 2017
Most carriers have been struggling to secure contract rate increases so far in 2017, but James Reed, CEO of Van Buren-based USA Truck, said the carrier and customers recently agreed...