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Truck driver personally responsible for damage caused after using phone while driving

This decision examines whether a custodian (truck driver) owed a duty of care to a freight carrier and a truck owner and whether that duty of care was breached by illegally using their mobile device, failing to exercise due diligence, and by losing control of the truck, causing it to crash. In question The main […]

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Woman dies in accident in Llandilo; Injured Truck Driver – The Western Weekender

The northern route was closed. Photo: Melinda Jane. A woman tragically died after an accident involving two vehicles in Llandilo this morning. At around 7:30 am today, emergency services were called to The Northern Road, near Spinks Road, following reports that a truck and car had collided. The driver of the car died at the […]

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🌱 Local Wanderer Grant + Truck Driver Shortage + Christmas Town

© Provided by Patch Get up and over to them, Orlando! Welcome to a new month. We update you all to start this Monday, November 1 on an informed note. Here is everything you need to know today in the city. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Partly sunny and pleasant. High: […]

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12 graduates of the SCC Truck Driver Program

21 October 2021 The Surry Arts Council will present “The Wizard of Oz”, directed by Madeline Matanick, this weekend. “This production is dedicated to the loving memory of Betty Lynn, the Kansas City girl from Mount Airy who clicked on her heels and followed her rainbow to Hollywood, Mayberry and Mount Airy,” the council said. […]

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California High School Truck Driver Program Tackles Wrecking Supply Chain Shortage

A high school get behind the wheel and train the next generation of truck drivers to help with the nation’s crippling supply chain crisis. Patterson High School in California introduces a supply chain and logistics program to upper-level students, offering post-graduation truck driving certification as well as other vocational training. “I think it really opens […]

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Help choose the best rookie military veteran truck driver!

The winner receives a new Blue Kenworth T680 Evaluated at $ 155,000 76 inch sleeper Equipped with a PACCAR powertrain with PACCAR MX-13 engine PACCAR TX-12 automated gearbox PACCAR DX-40 tandem rear axles The finalists for the Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence Award will each receive $ 10,000. Watch their moving testimonials here, then vote […]

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The late Hagerstown truck driver recognized for his act of good samaritan

A Hagerstown truck driver killed while helping in a crash on a West Virginia freeway over the summer has recently been honored for his latest heroic act. Longtime trucker Adam “Troy” Miller, 53, was posthumously recognized as a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association, based in Alexandria, Virginia. Miller died July 1 while attempting […]

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Commercial truck driver pleads guilty to contraband tobacco at Niagara border

Commercial truck driver who smuggled a large amount of tobacco across the Niagara border, resulting in the loss of more than $ 3.9 million in tax revenue, will be given a suspended sentence . Hamid Taghvai-Sayghalani, 58, will not have to start serving his 12-month sentence, including four months under house arrest, until he returns […]

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Butler Tech Opens New Truck Driver Testing Site to Help Fill Local and National Gaps

Butler Tech officials cited the most recent information available from the Ohio Department of Employment and Family noting that there are 73,200 commercial trucking jobs in the state. Butler Tech officials said there were 8,600 CDL driver jobs available in Ohio alone with about 231,100 openings planned nationwide for heavy-truck and tractor-trailer drivers each year, […]

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Truck driver dodges death, steel beams miss a few centimeters in Cras

WSP soldiers did not say what led to the crash, but that a tractor-trailer driver is lucky to be alive. On Wednesday evening, at the intersection of Yelm and Highway 395, the driver of the truck apparently braked hard to avoid another incident. Judging by the photos posted on Twitter by Private Chris Thorson of […]