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    TKO Parkinson’s organizes event & programs to help fight the disease

    Two organizations based in Louisville, Ky., plan fun and fitness-focused activities to help those fighting Parkinson’s Disease. TKO Flight Club is a foundation that hosts pop-up bourbon tasting events to raise money and awareness to help fight Parkinson’s Disease. TKO Fight Club says it, “finds fun ways to introduce good bourbons to good folks.”  Their […] More

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    Federal Judge Strikes Down Rhode Island Truck Tolling Plan as Unconstitutional

    The Rhode Island Department of Transportation had a truck tolling plan struck down recently by a federal judge who deemed the plan unconstitutional. Transport Topics reported, “Because RhodeWorks fails to fairly apportion its tolls among bridge users based on a fair approximation of their use of the bridges, [it] was enacted with a discriminatory purpose […] More

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    FMCSA wants input on extending its COVID emergency declaration

    The COVID-19 national emergency declaration merit will expire on October 15. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is looking for the public’s perspective to see if the emergency declaration should be extended to have more time with the benefits. The agency stated that it is interested in learning how much reliance motor carriers have on […] More

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    Walmart plans to hire 40,000 workers for holiday season

    It’s no secret that companies hire more workers during the holiday season to meet the high demands during this time. Walmart announced it will hire 40,000 seasonal and/or full-time associates in preparation for the holiday season. The company says it is hiring for a range of positions, including seasonal store associates, customer service associates, and […] More

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    How to avoid driver burnout

    Driving a truck for long hours at a time can be one of the most exhausting jobs ever – having ways to help you prevent yourself from burnout is key. We have gathered a few different ways you can keep yourself from feeling burnt out and eventually crashing. Get rest regularly: Have a routine or […] More

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    Members of Congress and Truck Safety Coalition call for saving CMV safety advances

    Washington, D.C. – The Truck Safety Coalition and leaders of Congress called for an immediate reaction to improve truck safety reforms following the release of the “Deadliest Truck Crash States” report. This report ranks states based on the number of truck crash fatalities per 100,000 population in 2020, the most recent year for which data […] More

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