‘Amazon Effect’ may explain rising driver turnover in truckload | @AaronHuffCCJ | January 27, 2020 The “Amazon Effect” could explain the recent spike in driver turnover. Traditionally, driver turnover rates go down when freight demand is relatively soft, as it was in 2019, but turnover has counterintuitively been rising. The term “Amazon Effect” is generally
Cut Hiring Lawsuits by Educating Drivers on the Drug and Alcohol Clearing House From Instruction Technologies 11/12/2109 by Laura McMillan There are many ways the Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse (DAC) will impact your hiring process. Among them: it’s critical to provide training and education to your drivers, potential hires, and recruiting managers
Lytx data show Pennsylvania roads the most risky for trucking Aaron Huff CCJ Staff | October 7, 2019 Certain segments on major trucking lanes in Pennsylvania are so dangerous that professional drivers may want to avoid them altogether, according to recent analysis of event data by Lytx from November 2018 to August 2019.
Published On: 06/05/2019 FMCSA announces under-21 military CDL pilot program The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is launching a three-year pilot program that will allow military veterans ages 18 to 20 with the U.S. military equivalent of a commercial driver’s license (CDL) to operate trucks in interstate commerce. FMCSA announced the program on Monday,
Swift to pay up to $100M to settle driver classification lawsuit CCJ Staff | March 13, 2019 Swift Transportation has entered into a class action settlement of up to $100 million with certain current and former truck drivers to end a nearly 10-year legal fight over drivers claiming they were misclassified as independent contractors