Industry analyst says driver shortage has expanded into LTL, private fleets and other industry sectors – and the worst is yet to come.
Collaboration. Shipper of Choice – a couple buzzwords transportation professionals need to get used to as they look to overcome the worsening capacity crunch.
A recent settlement in the U.S. should serve as a warning to carriers about the risks of accepting freight contracts with excessive liability clauses and not properly understanding certain agreements they sign
Posted Tuesday September 09, 2014 in Business
The worsening truck driver shortage combined with an increase in carrier and owner-operator bankruptcies threatens to sap freight capacity from an already tight truckload shipping market as freight demand rises, reports the Journal Of Commerce. As operating costs such as driver pay rise and tighter US federal hours of service regulations cut into productivity, an […]
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is asking for comments on a plan to study a connection between industry pay practices and safe driving.