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    Fully loaded garbage truck crashes on Highway 3 before rush hour; lanes shut down

    On Monday afternoon a fully loaded garbage truck tipped and fell over while on Highway 3 in Bremerton. As reported by Kitsapsun, the crash blocked one lane of traffic, but a Washington State Patrol spokeswoman said both lanes were shut down when tow trucks arrived, snarling rush hour traffic as workers from the Puget Sound […] More

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    Free meals for truckers during Truck Driver Appreciation Week

    Did you get a free meal yet this week? With National Truck Driver Appreciation Week finally here, there are many opportunities for truckers to feel appreciated! From free meals, extra reward points, raffles and much more. F-M Transportation Club, North Dakota Motor Carriers Association, and the North Dakota Department of Transportation have teamed up to […] More

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    Senators Markey, Padilla introduce bill to ensure truckers are paid fairly for overtime

    Washington, D.C. – Senators Edward J. Markey (D-Mass) and Senator Alex Padilla (D-Calif) have teamed up to introduce new legislation ensuring that tuckers are fairly compensated for working overtime. According to Senator Markey’s website, Markey.Senate.gov, “The Guaranteeing Overtime for Truckers Act would repeal the motor carrier provision of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, […] More

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    Looking for new trucking insurance?

    Are you shopping around for insurance on your semi? We got you covered! We know it can be hard finding what’s right for you, but Truck Drivers USA has teamed up with InsuranceHub to better help with this process. They have experts ready to help with any questions you might have along with a free […] More

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    Biden to boost biomanufacturing to compete with China

    President Joe Biden has signed an executive order that will lay out a strategy to increase biomanufacturing domestically to reduce our reliance on China for these products. Biden signed the order before giving a speech in Boston on Monday morning, an address designed to echo John F. Kennedy’s famous 1962 “moonshot speech,” in which he […] More

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    Trucking industry calls on Congress to settle rail labor dispute

    Washington D.C. – The American Trucking Associations sent a letter to Congressional leaders expressing that trucks would not be able to replace rail service in the event of a strike, lockout or some other type of pause in the industry, especially with the shortage we are already experiencing in trucking. “While trucking and rail companies […] More

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