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Workers prepare orders for customers at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Tracy, California, November 29, 2015.

Silicon Valley believes driverless trucks and drones will quickly transform how we get things — but truckers and warehouse workers disagree

While Amazon fulfillment centers and other warehouses are full of technology, not all logistics executives and managers are gung-ho about automation.
George Wilson enjoyed his truck driving job but had to quit as his health deteriorated. This picture is from 2014, "somewhere in Texas."

Truck drivers fear for their safety on the road — but the vast majority of them face a much bigger threat

There are long-term health effects that arise from sitting all day and the poor food options at trucking stops.
Truck driver salary varies greatly by state.

Truck drivers’ salaries vary by almost $20,000 across the US — here’s where truckers make the most, ranked by state

Truck driver salary has been on the rise recently, but some states are still more lucrative than others for truckers.
California truck drivers won't be paid during their breaks anymore.

Angry California truck drivers are slamming a new rule that requires them to take unpaid rest breaks, one calling the change a ‘travesty’ ...

Truck drivers say they're against the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration ruling. One called it a "travesty."

The CEO of a trucking company explains the ‘single biggest systemic flaw’ in the industry

The real reason behind the shortage of truck drivers is not how much drivers are paid but how they are paid, said the CEO of a trucking company.
Miguel Santiago has worked for Coca-Cola for 20 years.

I asked a Coca-Cola delivery driver of 20 years what he likes best about his job — and he said there are 2 things that motivate him to go to wor...

An NYC Coca-Cola truck driver who wakes up at 4 a.m. every day told me what keeps him motivated on the job.
Some truck drivers get paid less than minimum wage.

An Arkansas court quietly ruled that truck drivers need to be paid minimum wage even when they’re not driving on the job — here’s wh...

Many truck drivers aren't paid for all of the hours they spend on the road. A class action lawsuit of nearly 3,000 truck drivers might overhaul that.