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ELDs So Far: Stories From the Road

It’s been a little over a month since the electronic logging device mandate went into effect, and the transition appears to be a bit bumpy. Deborah...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/279785/elds-so-far-stories-from-the-road
Categories: Electric Vehicles
Valhalla Rising With Volvo Trucks

Long ago, the Vikings told Sagas relating ancient deeds. Today, Volvo has a Saga of its own to tell. But it's of the future, and not the past. Blog...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/279812/valhalla-rising-with-volvo-trucks
Risky Maneuver Breaks a Two-Rig Blockade

There is little more annoying than two big rigs driving side by side for miles on a freeway or Interstate road, keeping faster-moving cars from passing and...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/287685/risky-maneuver-breaks-a-two-rig-blockade
Twin 33s Would Be Safer than 28s, U of Michigan Researcher Says

Double-trailer rigs with a pair of 33-foot trailers would be “inherently more stable” and therefore safer than the twin 28s now running throughout the...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159211/twin-33s-would-be-safer-than-28s-u-of-michigan-researcher-says
LTL Carriers Group Unhappy Over Rejection of Twin 33s

Longer doubles would've boosted efficiency, but Congress killed the idea on safety grounds. The Coalition for Efficient and Responsible Trucking, made up of...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159590/ltl-carriers-group-unhappy-over-rejection-of-twin-33s
Snow Doesn’t Stop Poland Spring's ‘Safety Blitz’

Senior Editor Tom Berg braves the cold and freezing moisture to watch inspectors check equipment important to this transportation segment.

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159683/snow-doesnt-stop-poland-springs-safety-blitz
Driverless Tesla vs. Parked Trailer: Owner's Fault?

Rear-underride collisions upset safety advocates because they badly hurt auto drivers and passengers. What about a front-underride incident with no driver...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159696/driverless-tesla-vs-parked-trailer-owners-fault
Changing Perceptions, One Mind at a Time

When it comes to changing perceptions about trucking, nothing beats a hands-on show-and-tell experience. Read about what one association is doing in this...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159735/changing-perceptions-one-mind-at-a-time
Categories: Suppliers
NTSB Confirms Tesla Was Speeding When It Hit That Trailer

If Joshua Brown had been watching where his car was going, he’d have simply stepped on the brake pedal and probably avoided the crash.

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159746/ntsb-confirms-tesla-was-speeding-when-it-hit-that-trailer
Can You Remember Every Pre-Trip Item?

Pre-trips are supposed to be done before the vehicle is pulled away from a parking place and heads for the highway. In this blog from Senior Editor Tom...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159799/can-you-remember-every-pre-trip-item
Lights Help with Hooking Up, But Inspections Still Necessary

There’s dropping trailers, as in hook-and-drop operations, and there’s dropping a trailer, as in whoops! In his Trailer Talk blog, Tom Berg looks at two...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159808/lights-help-with-hooking-up-but-inspections-still-necessary
Tanker Crashes, Driver Dies, Road Damaged, But a Fair News Story

We we might never know why the rig hit the guardrail, because as the story said, the truck and any evidence, electronic or otherwise, were destroyed in the...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159864/tanker-crashes-driver-dies-road-damaged-but-a-fair-news-story
Five Years to Autonomous?

Traffic safety expert Dr. Jim Helund thinks autonomous vehicles will be on the road in five years. And their introduction will have far-reaching...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159874/five-years-to-autonomous
On Slick Pavement, ‘The Sliding Wheel Wants to Lead’

When encountering a slick road, it’s a real good idea to test the brakes to see how the rig behaves. Then you'll know what to expect in a real application.

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159882/on-slick-pavement-the-sliding-wheel-wants-to-lead
Rear Impact Guard Puts Wabash Up for Swedish Steel Prize

HDT's Tom Berg says his friend Mike, who died in a rear underride crash more than 44 years ago, would be happy about recent safety advancements. Read more...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159934/rear-impact-guard-puts-wabash-up-for-swedish-steel-prize
Airplane Hits Trailer in 'Amazing' Encounter

The plane came in too low and its landing gear clipped the top of the South Shore van, tearing off and embedding itself in the roof and side panels. The...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159959/airplane-hits-trailer-in-amazing-encounter
Categories: Suppliers
Tesla-Truck Crash: Cruise Control on Steroids

New details around the infamous Tesla autonomous driving crash last year bring up an important point about new technology. Jack Roberts has the story in his...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159991/tesla-truck-crash-cruise-control-on-steroids
Categories: Legal/Legislative
The Power of Consumer Perception and How Fleets Can Benefit

If your company makes infant car seats, you'd be insane to ship those products in any truck today that isn't equipped with the latest and greatest vehicle...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/160000/the-power-of-consumer-perception-and-how-fleets-can-benefit
Out-of-Control Doubles Make Spectacular Video

This video is so graphic that parts of it, shot by a motorist along the New Jersey Turnpike, were picked up by ABC and CBS in their evening newscasts one...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159386/out-of-control-doubles-make-spectacular-video

"The American public will pay with their lives and their wallets if Congress gives in to the anti-safety agenda of trucking interests." Deborah Lockridge...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/159354/pegging-the-bs-meter-in-the-restart-battle


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