Shippers are feeling the stress alongside their trucking providers thanks to rising fuel costs — and facing the added challenge of the growing use of available truck capacity,
A long-standing quest for better data on how delays experienced by truck drivers waiting to load and unload affects safety and lost pay will get a reboot, according to Freightwaves.
Proposed US legislation would require the DOT to set a safety selection standard for those contracting with motor carriers.
ACT Research reports demand fundamentals in the freight market are beginning to recover and data suggests with capacity starting to tighten, the industry is approaching the bottom of the freight cycle.
Posted Friday April 21, 2023 in Business
The underlying issues causing empty miles and unfilled trucks persist even as a balancing supply chain has softened them, reports Transport Topics.