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Truck drivers are paid far less than they were a few decades ago, thanks largely to deregulation.

The new trucking freight futures market could help companies better manage their budgets — and secure better pay for truck drivers

Truck drivers are paid far less than they were a few decades ago, thanks largely to deregulation.
One of New England Motor Freight's challenges may have been one too many Amazon packages.

A top trucking company just declared bankruptcy — and Amazon may have helped usher its downfall

New England Motor Freight had a host of challenges, but one of them was an overreliance on Amazon as a customer.
Trucking and transportation costs represent some 8% of US GDP.

A futures market is finally opening for the $726 billion trucking industry

Trucking and transportation costs represent some 8% of US GDP.

C.R. England’s 6,500-plus truck drivers just landed another pay raise as trucker shortage continues to rock the transportation industry

Many of the truck drivers who bring your groceries across the country just got a pay raise.

Grocery stores would run out of food in just 3 days if long-haul truckers stopped working

Practically every store you interact with wouldn't function if truckers were to stop working.
Three percent of truckers said they regularly receive detention pay.

Uber Freight is helping combat a $1.3 billion problem that the trucking industry has ignored for years

Truck drivers lose $1.1 billion to $1.3 billion in pay every year because of detention.
Tesla has struggled with delivering its cars.

Tesla says it’s ramping up its logistics business as delivery struggles continue

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said in September that the company is in the midst of "delivery logistics hell."
There are 3,000 truck drivers in the class action suit against PAM.

A federal judge in Arkansas just reaffirmed that truck drivers need to be paid for every hour they spend in their trucks while they’re not sleep...

Truckers are usually paid per mile, not per hour. But some class-action suits seek to change that.