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Fatal Crash in La Pine

http://www.ktvz.com/news/more-co-snow-ice-threat-bring-new-headaches-danger/253696474Collision involving semi-truck closed Highway 97 in La Pine Sunday afternoon (Photo: Emily Kirk/KTVZ.COM) BEND, Ore. Fatal crash in La Pine;; some C.O. schools closed, others delayed

 

The Most Common Lies Dispatchers Tell Truckers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7gcRf0VYRFoIt seems that dispatchers NEVER seem to run out of lies to tell truckers, in order to get them to do things they don't want to do.... The Most Common Lies Dispatchers Tell Truckers

 

26 Cars, 4 Trucks Accident on I-91 SB Saturday

http://wtnh.com/2017/01/09/at-least-21-people-recovering-after-26-car-4-tt-truck-accident-on-i-91-sb-saturday/Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) CROMWELL, Conn. At least 21 people recovering after 26 car, 4 TT truck accident on I-91 SB Saturday

Car And Dump Truck Crash Slows I-235 Commute

http://www.kcci.com/article/traffic-alert-car-vs-dump-truck-crash-slowing-i-235/8577311A crash along Interstate 235 slowed the morning commute. The crash was reported at 6:30 a.m. Monday in the left lanes of westbound I-235 near 63rd Street where a car and dump truck were involved. There were no initial reports of injuries in the crash. Car vs dump truck crash slows I-235 commute

Advantages of Becoming a Trucker in 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K9om4mZWXf4Some advantages of becoming a trucker in 2017. For more details visit Some Advantages of Becoming a Trucker in 2017

 

Driver Trapped in Log Truck Crash on Highway 327

DPS: Log truck crashes on Highway 327, driver trappedEarly Monday morning, a log truck driver drove off a Hardin County highway into the woods, officials with the Department of Public Safety confirmed. DPS: Log truck crashes on Highway 327, driver trapped - Beaumont Enterprise

Immediate US trucking Capacity Crunch Unlikely

http://www.joc.com/trucking-logistics/trucking-capacity-crunch-misguided-hunch_20170109.htmlImmediate US trucking capacity crunch unlikelyThat crunch relies on a slate of circumstances that run the gamut from the implementation of federal trucking regulations and a shortage of available truck drivers to a full-scale economic recovery and a nationwide right-sizing of historically high Immediate US trucking capacity crunch unlikely - JOC.com

PepsiTruck Strikes Wall on I-695 Near Charles St.

http://foxbaltimore.com/news/local/pepsi-truck-strikes-jersey-wall-on-i-695-near-charles-st-monday-morningBALTIMORE (WBFF) -- Drivers, know before you go. FOX45 captured video of a crash involving a Pepsi truck striking a wall Monday morning on the Outer Loop side of I-695 near Charles St. The crash happened sometime around 8:30 a.m. Pepsi truck strikes wall on I-695 near Charles St. Monday morning

Transportation Agency Officials, Experts Tout Importance of Performance Management

WASHINGTON - Performance management, long a staple of the private sector, is increasingly common in the world of transportation agencies. That reality, which was jump-started by MAP 21 becoming law in 2012, was applauded by officials from those agencies as well as other experts at a Transportation Research Board session on Jan. 8. Transportation Agency Officials, Experts Tout Importance of Performance Management

Truck Crashes Through Guide Rail on I-81 in Schuylkill County

http://wnep.com/2017/01/09/truck-crashes-through-guide-rail-on-i-81-in-schuylkill-county/DELANO TOWNSHIP — A truck driver was taken to a hospital after a crash Monday morning in Schuylkill County. The wreck happened on Interstate 81 south around 9:30 a.m. near mile marker 135 between the McAdoo and Delano exits. Truck Crashes through Guide Rail on I-81 in Schuylkill County