According to the 2021 American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) study, small verdicts and settlements — those under $1 million — are potentially raising insurance premiums for truckers. Quickly collecting a settlement against a trucking company has become an industry within itself.
Opening students’ eyes to the wealth of career opportunities in trucking.
Over the past two fiscal years, container trade at the Port of Savannah has increased at a compound annual growth rate of 14 percent. After consulting with trucking companies, GPA expanded gate hours to better serve drivers when the terminal was at its busiest.
Waiting permits plaintiffs to exaggerate medical bills and lost wages, resulting in an inflated claim that hemorrhages funds paid by the trucking company from its deductible or retention.
Advocates tout hydrogen fuel cell technology’s vast potential for the commercial trucking industry.
Young trucking executives tasked with organizational planning expect current challenges to persist.
ATRI’s annual survey saw insurance cost/availability rise again into the top 10, ranking 5th overall in 2020 and 9th overall in 2021.
Publix’s Jeff Melville named GMTA’s Safety Professional of the Year
Advocates of natural gas believe it is poised to make major inroads into heavy-duty commercial trucking.