She’s shutting down after 16 years on the road. Here’s why.

"It takes a crisis to get change. Here's to starting a crisis." An owner-operator who was once named Overdrive Magazine’s Most Beautiful truck driver has decided to shut it down after more than a decade on the road after she says that her job has turned into “a miserable day to day activity.” Driver Brita Nowak […]

How Driverless Vehicles Could Harm Professional Drivers Of Color

Driverless cars could transform the way our country moves, potentially making roads more efficient and possibly saving lives because of fewer traffic accidents. But for all the benefits of a driverless future, this next-generation transportation is threatening the livelihood of America’s professional drivers, including scores of people of color. New research from the Center for […]

Trucking Industry Struggles With Growing Driver Shortage

America needs more truck drivers. The trucking industry is facing a growing shortage of drivers that is pushing some retailers to delay nonessential shipments or pay high prices to get their goods delivered on time. A report from the American Trucking Associations says more than 70 percent of goods consumed in the U.S. is moved […]