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Trucking adds 4700 jobs, sets record high in March - Fleet Owner


Trucking adds 4700 jobs, sets record high in March
Fleet Owner
Big gains in the number of trucking jobs in February and March have more than made up for a surprising loss in January, bringing the for-hire jobs total a record high. The March gain of 4,700 jobs puts the for-hire trucking total at 1.4768 million ...
Trucking sector gains more jobs in March, nets nearly 14000 for the yearLand Line Magazine

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Trucking: Why big rig drivers sign up for tough job with swiftly shifting future - Long Beach Press Telegram

Long Beach Press Telegram

Trucking: Why big rig drivers sign up for tough job with swiftly shifting future
Long Beach Press Telegram
In fact, more people are employed as truckers than a decade ago. Truck driver is among the most commonly held jobs in California because — unlike a customer service representative or factory worker — the task can't be outsourced. However, the churn ...


In 10 Years, Artificial Intelligence Will Transform Trucking, Says Otto Exec - Fortune

Fortune

In 10 Years, Artificial Intelligence Will Transform Trucking, Says Otto Exec
Fortune
He said that “being a truck driver is not an easy job” and that it requires workers to drive up to 11 hours “just to make end's meet.” Ron said that “not a lot of people” want to be truck drivers and there is a national shortage of available trucking ...

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How will self-driving cars affect workers? A Q&A with Carnegie Mellon's Center for the Future of Work - The Incline

The Incline

How will self-driving cars affect workers? A Q&A with Carnegie Mellon's Center for the Future of Work
The Incline
“That roughly translates to a decline in demand of 75 percent” for trucking jobs, Branstetter said. On employers' end, some engineers said a current truck could be retrofitted and made autonomous for about $30,000, which is less than a year's salary ...


The job market is trucking along, but there is a worrying sign of rising inequality - Washington Post

Washington Post

The job market is trucking along, but there is a worrying sign of rising inequality
Washington Post
A lot of headlines about Friday's jobs report contained the word “slump.” The monthly payroll gain came well below expectations at 98,000, and a good deal below the trend over the last year of around 180,000. But does that monthly miss really ...
Trucking Sector Hiring Slows in MarchWall Street Journal (subscription)
Employment Situation Summary - Bureau of Labor StatisticsBureau of Labor Statistics
The Employment Situation - Bureau of Labor StatisticsBureau of Labor Statistics
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Trucking firm could bring 500 jobs to Gary - nwitimes.com

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Trucking firm could bring 500 jobs to Gary
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GARY — The owner of an Illinois-based trucking firm hopes to open up a new facility in Gary which could create an estimated 500 jobs within five years. Henry Malukas, the owner of HMD Trucking Inc., said he hopes to open the new facility in the first ...


Report: Trucking is not suited for full automation - Supply Chain Dive

Report: Trucking is not suited for full automation
Supply Chain Dive
Analysts have long been predicting the demise of trucking jobs with the correspondent rise of automated trucking, but trucking may not be suited to automation at all, The Brookings Institution wrote in a recent analysis. The Department of Labor does ...


How California regulations hamper Inland area warehouse, trucking economy - Press-Enterprise

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How California regulations hamper Inland area warehouse, trucking economy
Press-Enterprise
Supply chain issues matter to the Inland Empire because of its high concentration of trucking jobs and warehouses. The rise of online shopping at the expense of brick-and-mortar stores has created the need for large fulfillment centers, driving the ...


You Love Trucks. Do You Love People? - Deadspin

Deadspin

You Love Trucks. Do You Love People?
Deadspin
Whether the automation of trucking jobs happens in five years or ten years or slowly over the course of twenty years, it is going to happen, whether we like it or not. It will become just the latest industry to be disrupted by technological change ...


Report: Trump policies may do little to help boost Utah coal mining ... - Deseret News

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Report: Trump policies may do little to help boost Utah coal mining ...
Deseret News
SALT LAKE CITY — The coal-friendly policies of the Trump administration may not be enough to reverse the tide of decreasing jobs in the mining industry, ...

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.04.22
This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending April 22, 2017. We welcome
TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.04.15
This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending April 15, 2017. We welcome
TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.04.08
This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending April 8, 2017. We welcome
TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.04.01
This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending April 1, 2017. 1. A March
TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.03.25
This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending March 25, 2017. 1. The 2017
TA truck stop hillsboro tx
avoid their shop they will rip you off with labour charge, took long time to fixed my light after unexperienced mechanics just walked around take his sweet
Old iPhone
Next time you upgrade your smart phone just use your old one for a dash cam. Lots of good free apps out there. I like the large screen. Nexar had an inexpensive
On Death and Dying On the Job as a Professional Truck Driver
No one wants to talk about it, but professional truck drivers should deal with the possibility of death and dying on the job ahead of time.
TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.02.25
This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending February 25, 2017. 1. If
On Truckers Software: Costs to Upgrade Software and Alternatives
When a function on your truckers software stops working, should you pay to upgrade software or try a different solution? We examined this...
TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.02.18
This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending February 18, 2017. 1. If
Excellent Engine
I had one of them dam days where this boy could not get this truck going. Hours later they told me I needed an engine. I was down about 12 mikes from the
Record book
I have been using the USA Trucker's Daily and Monthly Record book. I cannot find it locally. Can you tell me where I can find it? ----- Response from
Great Service
They have always done maginificent job with me several times!!! Your an idiot if you don't get then for your rep. I Been driving for 35 years and its all
Logs
If you work for a temp agency who do you turn your logs into,the temp agency or the company you are driving for? ----- Response from Vicki: Hello. As
Max Burton Digital Stove To Go
This is the third Burton the first was the little oven that looks like it baked bread. That one worked maybe three times brought it back to the T/A thought
Truckers, have you used the "free mobile app called Park My Truck to locate an available" truck parking space -- even during times when truck parking is hard to come by? How well does it work?
Please comment on our Trucker Apps page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijzaVI
Owner-operators, do you pass along the increased cost of tolls to your customers or absorb it in your budget?
Please comment on our Truck Operations page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijuKhj
Truckers, how much extra do you think regulation will cost you in 2017?
Please comment on our Truck Operations page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijoupX
Drivers of Nikola One and Two fuel cell-electric heavy trucks, how much money could "recycling of the chassis and components" save you?
Please comment on our Truck Parts page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijve7e
Truckers, if you have a HydraGen System installed on your truck, have you experienced anywhere near "a 19.2% reduction in fuel consumption"? By how much has your engine oil life increased?
Please review this product on our Truck Parts page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijrJhn
Truckers, will an "increase from 60 to 65 mph for commercial trucks" on Michigan roads prove to be safer or leading to more -- or more costly -- accidents?
Please share your thoughts on our Truck Operations page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijvdjM
Truckers, regarding J.J. Keller & Associates' "Injury Prevention for CMV Drivers training program", how much money do you think you'll save and how many non-fatal injuries do you think it will prevent?
Please comment on our Health and Wellness page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijtbjG
Truckers, will saving money every time you cross one of the Kentucky-Indiana bridges where tolling began in December push you to get a transponder?
Please comment on our Truck Operations page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijtbQv
Professional truck drivers, how much money do you think that "open-road tolling in New York City" will help you save?
Please comment on our Truck Operations page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijozu0
Truckers, do you use a a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) on your truck? How much time and money would you say that it has saved you?
Please comment on our Truck Parts page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijoJBx
C.R. England driver, if you were one of the 6,336 drivers who received part of the $2.35 million that was ordered to be paid, was it enough to pay for your all of your working time?
Please comment on our Budgeting page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijkPIC
Truckers, have you ever used recycled, reconditioned or remanufactured parts on your truck? What was your experience?
Please comment on our Truck Parts page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijvvqI
Truckers, will you actively avoid picking up or delivering freight to "The 10 U.S. counties with the most cargo thefts"? Why or why not?
Please comment on our Truck Operations page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijz1S3
Truckers, if you plan to invest in Dometic's Blizzard Turbo auxiliary air conditioner combined with eNow’s Solar Photovoltaic Panel system, how much money do you think you will save?
Please comment on our Truck Operations page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijqYER
If the EPA's "Phase 2 rules" will require some box van trailers to reduce fuel consumption by "3 percent to 8 percent" how much will this cost professional truck drivers up-front and will they see an ROI?
Please comment on our Truck Operations page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijjuS6
CFI drivers, will your 2-cents-per-mile pay increase completely offset the effect of inflation?
Please comment on our Budgeting page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ijubEg
How do you stay warm in your truck in the winter as frugally as possible, trucker?
Comment on our Truck Parts page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2j5P0jL
Wasn't the purpose of health care professionals obtaining a "Medical Examiner's Certificate" supposed to stop problems with truckers getting DOT physicals only by trustworthy persons?
Is the problem in the article indicative of the fact that the federal regulation isn't working? Comment on our Health and Wellness page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2iiif5C
Will the 6,600 truckers who underwent DOT physicals through this "authorized" medical examiner file a lawsuit against him for failure to perform required tests and falsifying records?
If you're affected by this, how much will having to get re-examined cost you, trucker? Comment on our Health and Wellness page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2iiif5C
How do you protect yourself against being kidnapped and robbed as a trucker?
Share your insights about self-defense on our Health and Wellness page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2iicWmV
Owner-operators, when was the last time you shopped around for a better deal on truck insurance?
Comment on our Truck Operations Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ii7mRC
Does your trucking company encourage its employees to open a 'health savings account'?
How do you feel about that? Comment on our Employee Benefits page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2ii2coq
Lost my log book what to do?
I lost my log book what do I do now? ----- Response from Vicki: Hello, and thank you for asking a question on our website. First, you never want to
Honest man!
I recently got my old tired freighliner stuck in Chicago almost on the indiana border. I ended up needing an injector. I went to an LKQ that was about
Truckers, is your trucking company investing in your employee development or growth? If so, how?
Comment on our Employee Benefits page. Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2irfA6j
How much drive time would you say you've lost in the last month due to lack of truck parking, trucker?
Contributing article: http://bit.ly/2hzb1c7
Independant OTR Free Healthcare
Many drivers complain of the the salary restricted by the 70 hr workweek, fuel taxes fuel incentive rates. But nothing is done about it. I propose to legislate
Truckers Using Direct Deposit as a Means of Saving Money
Although many people are aware of using direct deposit as a means of getting paid faster, are you aware that it can also save you money? We'll share with you money saving tips on this service...
About Us: Blending Our Passion for Truck Driving and Saving Money
Learn about us and how we've blended our passion for truck driving and saving money. It's behind all we do at Truck-Drivers-Money-Saving-Tips.com.
outstanding!
I truly love the Lil stove takes up very little space and so far iv found nothing I can't cook with it. I'm only on the road 5 or6 days at a time so useualy
All Professional Truck Drivers Need Money Saving Tips Today
Professional truck drivers have demanding jobs. The time-tested money saving tips on our site provide them with ways to keep more of their hard earned paychecks.
What does "follow your tandems" mean in regards to alley docking?
What does follow your tandems mean in regards to alley docking? ----- Response from Vicki: Hello, Lorraine, Thanks for asking a question about following
RoadPro Lunchbox
I have been using these things for 16 or so years now and have probably owned 4 or 5 in that time. There are two main problems with the RoadPro. the
A Hot Truck: On Summer Heat, Truck Heat and Bake Oven Conditions
When summer heat bears down on your truck, your hot truck can become a bake oven. We document just how bad this can get...
Maintain a Safe Following Distance Behind Other Vehicles, Trucker
An unexpected stop by drivers of vehicles in front of truckers can lead to accidents if you don't maintain a safe following distance. Read our tips...
Retread Tires for Big Trucks: Cost Savings and Other Tips
Brand new truck tires are expensive. What should you know about retread tires? You can save money but what else is at stake?
Railroad Crossing Accident Prevention for Semi Tractor Trailers
Drivers of semi tractor trailers can prevent being involved in a railroad crossing accident. Here's how...
Restaurant Review Pilot Georgia Tifton - Pilot Travel Center at Tifton, GA
This is a review of the Steak 'n Shake restaurant at the Pilot Travel Center in Tifton, Georgia. Restaurant Review Pilot Georgia Tifton
Items Thrown From Overpasses Smash Windshields and Hurt Truckers
Be alert to the places where items have been thrown from overpasses which result in damaged vehicles and hurt drivers. Help us keep our list up-to-date....
CMV GPS Low Clearance Report Form; Low Clearance Awareness Day
Vicki Simons will reward the first professional truck driver who can sufficiently document through our CMV GPS Low Clearance Report Form that his/her CMV GPS unit routed his/her truck to a low clearance.

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