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  • Bill Weaver finds a new gear with new video, record August 15, 2018
    Longtime trucker/singer-songwriter Bill Weaver recently released a video for his "Bull Haulin'" track in anticipation of his "Burnin' the Old School Down" record, out now and available via Weaver's own website and soon to come to other music retailers.
    Long Haul Paul
  • Spot rates edge down in the last week for dry vans, reefers August 15, 2018
    Van volumes largely held, but reefer markets took a step back last week, and the national load-to-truck ratio actually dipped below where it was at this time a year ago -- it's showing its weakness all around the nation in this week's demand map.
    Todd Dills
  • Trucking rap sheet: Truckers busted with $1 million worth of pot August 15, 2018
    Action in three trucking-related crimes has recently been reported by the Department of Transportation’s Office of Inspector General and the Indiana State Police, including truckers hauling marijuana, a carrier tampering with hazmat tanks, and medical examiner fraud.
    Overdrive Staff
  • From the archives: Are driver monitoring systems destined to upend hours of service regulations? August 15, 2018
    From Overdrive's Fatigue's Fast Track series from late 2017: Fatigue-monitoring techn promises to narrow the gap between the government’s formula for alertness and the reality of fatigue. Such systems applied to individual drivers could theoretically replace the clock-based system that attempts to cover all drivers.
    Overdrive Staff
  • Four fleets announce driver pay bumps August 15, 2018
    Atlas Van Lines, Maverick, Heyl Truck Lines and Kottke Trucking are the latest fleets to announce driver pay increases.
    Overdrive Staff



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