What are the top issues faced by the trucking industry? The trucking industry is a crucial part of the global economy, responsible for transporting goods and products across the country and even internationally. However, there are several issues that the industry faces, including: Driver shortage: The trucking industry is facing a significant shortage of drivers, […]
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Truck Drivers – Where’s the Love?
If you fill up your car with gas, thank a truck driver. If you buy groceries, thank a truck driver. If you buy a car, thank a truck driver. If you own or live in a house, thank a truck driver. Truth is, without truck drivers our entire economy would screech to a sudden […]
What about Truck Driving Schools?
What about Truck Driving Schools? The need for truck drivers is increasing every week and right now there is just not an ample supply of them. Unless something changes there will be significant a significant truck driver shortage in the future unlike anything we have seen up to this point. This is not a scare […]
Indiana Sides with Carrier in Driver Classification Case
Indiana Sides with Carrier in Driver Classification Case The Indiana Supreme Court has upheld a lower court ruling against a driver seeking unemployment benefits using the state’s ABC test to determine the worker’s employment status. According to the State’s ABC test, a business can classify a worker as an Independent Contractor if: If they are […]
What is Better Mileage or Percentage Pay?
What is Better Mileage or Percentage Pay? So you are a truck driver or perhaps a freight transportation engineer and are curious whether you should find a trucking job that pays mileage or percentage. It does not matter if you are an owner operator or a company driver, this is still a valid question. We […]