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Webinar to explore ways to rethink truck driver compensation – Drivers

The driver shortage dominated ATRI’s list of top trucking concerns this year. How much does the driver pay? Photo: Jim Park An upcoming HDT webinar will explore how innovative compensation methods can help truck fleets recruit and retain drivers, including hourly wages, minimum wages, certification-based pay levels and more. This will be the first in […]

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‘I was alone and scared’: truck driver sheds tears of joy during dramatic desert rescue

DJEDDAH: For hundreds of years, the houses built on the Farasan Islands have withstood the sands of time while enduring storms, extreme heat and humidity, as they have also withstood battles. The simplistic beauty of the houses is one of the architectural wonders of Saudi Arabia. Located 45 kilometers off the southern coast of the […]

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Kelly Hoyt McCormick was a farmer and truck driver | Obituary

Kelly hoyt mccormick LORIS-The funeral for Kelly Hoyt McCormick, 83, will be held Nov. 21 at 2 p.m. in the Hardwick Memorial Chapel with the Reverend Mack Hutson. Child care will be private. Mr. McCormick died on November 18 at his home in Loris. Born October 5, 1938 in Loris, he was the son of […]

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Van driver crashes into his house, causing “significant damage”, official says

A van driver slammed into the vehicle at a house in Bayport on Friday evening, causing “extensive damage”, according to a Suffolk County fire and rescue official. The driver “self-extricated” from the truck but was not injured, and an email statement from Jamie Atkinson, deputy coordinator of the Suffolk fire, rescue and emergency services, did […]

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Cessnock Garbage Truck Driver Alan Bailey Retires After Nearly 42 Years on the Board | The advertiser – Cessnock

What Alan Bailey doesn’t know about driving a garbage truck isn’t worth knowing. From the days when he would jump out of the back of the truck to empty 55-liter cans, to today’s state-of-the-art vehicles, he’s seen it all. Mr Bailey retired from Cessnock City Council on Friday with just under 42 years of service, […]

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“I’ve never really seen it so bad” in 30 years, analyst says

Supply chain issues continue to paint an increasingly grim picture for the trucking industry, said Jason Seidl, Cowen’s general manager of Industrial Products – Air Freight and Surface Transportation. Finding workers to drive trucks is increasingly an issue in the industry, according to Seidl. “Obviously we’ve been having trouble hiring truckers lately,” he said Wednesday […]

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Pamplin Media Group – Unharmed hay truck driver in accident

The driver has negotiated a turn when it looks like his load has shifted, causing the truck to tip onto its side A Baker City resident and his passenger were involved in an overturned hay truck accident Saturday afternoon on Southwest Reservoir Road. According to a report from the Crook County Sheriff’s Office, the accident […]

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Wrecker driver killed in accident on I-80 identified | News, Sports, Jobs

LOGANTON – The Pennsylvania Towing Association has identified the tow truck driver who was killed after being struck by a vehicle on Saturday night along Interstate 80 near Loganton. James Corl, owner and operator of Valley Truck and Trailer, based in College Township, was pulling a broken down tractor-trailer on I-80 near mile post 184.9 […]

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Drunk New York truck driver causes major delays on Thruway

A truck overturn by a suspected drunk driver caused “significant delays” during the morning drive through the Hudson Valley. At approximately 8:10 a.m., New York State Police, State Police, responded to a report of a rollover accident on the Thruway in the town of White Plains. A preliminary investigation found that a Peterbilt 2020 semi-trailer […]

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Truck driver with a few thousand dollars and an iPhone just overthrew New Jersey’s most powerful lawmaker

It’s no exaggeration to say that Edward Durr, a 58-year-old truck driver from New Jersey, has just won one of the greatest political upheavals in American history. With a rudimentary campaign that would have costs less than $ 6,000 (some earlier reports claimed that Durr only spent $ 153 on the race, but Durr later […]