Following multiple letters addressed to head of the DOT, Anthony Foxx, asking for the removal of CSA scores from public view, a bill has been introduced in Congress that would mandate exactly that. [click to continue…]

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    The war over driver pay and minimum wage has raged off and on for decades now, but it looks like the tide may shift soon as a new legal battle is about to start in California courts. A judge has just approved class action status for a lawsuit being brought against Wal-Mart Transportation by a group of drivers claiming that Wal-Mart is violating state law by failing to pay them minimum wage. [click to continue…]

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    A Pennsylvania driver claims that she was fired by her company after they discovered that she was pregnant. The incident has prompted a hearing from the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission concerning whether or not the company unfairly discriminated against the driver. [click to continue…]

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    A truck driver was killed a fatal accident involving his rig and a local fire truck. The strange thing is that there was no collision. [click to continue…]

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    You may recall the fiery crash in 2011 that occurred when a truck collided with an Amtrak train, killing 6 people including the driver of the truck and the train conductor. The controversial case is coming to a close after a jury has ordered the carrier to pay $4.7 million to Amtrak and Union Pacific Railroad. [click to continue…]

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    A carrier has lost a legal battle over who is responsible for paying for the $8.5 million of mostly uninsured cargo that was stolen out of one of their vehicles. A judge awarded almost $6 million to the broker after they filed a claim alleging that the carrier was contractually responsible for any damage that occurred during shipment. [click to continue…]

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