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18

Aug

‘Calm Before the Storm’ For Trucking Conditions

Trucking market conditions are calm before next year’s storm, which could bring a major shift in capacity availability

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12

Aug

F&S: Driver Pay Becoming Bigger Part of Total Cost of Operation

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A trend analysis of fleet manager surveys indicates that “total cost operation” (TCO) calculations are now front and center concerns for trucking companies

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28

Jul

Can Researchers ID the ‘Perfect’ Trucker?

Project attempts to show young CDL holders can be as safe as older drivers could also identify traits that make a ‘perfect’ truck driver regardless of age

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24

Jul

Could Retirees Help Ease Driver Shortage?

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A survey finds that workers expect to retire at age 68 – a full decade later than when current retirees left the work force

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10

Jul

Trucking Gets a ‘Breather’ But Capacity Storm Brewing

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The under-capacitated trucking industry appears to be getting a chance to catch its breath, but by 2017 there could be an unprecedented shortage of drivers

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8

Jul

Carrier Sums Up Detention Math for Shippers

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A whitepaper asks shippers to think of a driver’s time as an hourglass – “a perishable commodity which is continually diminishing”

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2

Jul

Poor Roads Aggravating Driver Shortage?

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A new survey indicates that the worsening roadway conditions may be contributing to the driver shortage, largely as delays affect driver earnings.

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30

Jun

Companies Aim to Make Trucking More Welcoming to Women Drivers

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With trucking facing a growing driver shortage in North America, many companies are looking for ways to help make the industry more attractive to women drivers and potential new recruits.

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25

Jun

State of Logistics: Despite Serious Capacity Crunch, Rates Only ‘Steady’

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Last year was the “best year for the supply chain industry since the Great Recession” but serious concern over the truck driver shortage persist

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16

Jun

Fortune Mag: Trucking Labour Crisis Costing Everyone

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High turnover rates, increased operating costs, and recruitment obstacles have all contributed to the current shortage of between 35,000 and 40,000 truck drivers in the U.S.

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