Truckers News Podcast
Podcast: TCA's Jim Ward talks about the industry, first year as president
After a long career with a major East Coast carrier, Jim Ward now oversees the Truckload Carriers Association.
May 9, 2023
Listen to expert and former trucker explain importance of sleep
Getting a good night's sleep is essential to safe driving. Dean Croke explains how drivers can get a proper amount of sleep while on the road.
March 17, 2023
Hear how an online club is helping truckers find safe and secure parking
Co-founder and CEO of The Truck Parking Club explains how it works, and its growth plans.
March 7, 2023
Podcast: What cargo do thieves target, and what truckers can do to thwart them
The cargo theft expert for a major insurance company explains the problem and suggests measures that can be taken to avoid the problem.
August 26, 2022
Hear what to expect at this year's Walcott Truckers Jamboree
The annual event is July 14, 15, and 16 at Iowa 80 Truck Stop.
July 1, 2022
Award winner tells what it takes to be an elite tanker driver
Highway Transport driver makes it clear: safety comes first.
May 16, 2022
Long Haul Trucking uses employee stock ownership to attract, keep drivers
The company's Anthony Book talks about the ESOP and what it's like to drive for the Minnesota flatbed company.
March 17, 2022
Podcast: Here's how ATRI identifies the worst freight bottlenecks in the U.S.
ATRI President and CEO Rebecca Brewster joins the Truckers News Podcast to talk freight bottlenecks.
February 27, 2022
How 2021 sounded: A year's worth of the Truckers News Podcast
From truck parking to driver pay to a woman tanker driver traversing the Alaskan ice road.
December 28, 2021
Melton exec discusses driver compensation, outlook for 2022
EVP and COO Russ Elliott has 30 years in the trucking industry, and 20 at Melton.
November 29, 2021
New book captures story of only woman tanker driver on Dalton Highway
Amy Butcher writes 'Mothertrucker: Finding Joy on the Loneliest Road in America' about Joy Wiebe.
November 22, 2021
DIY: Hear how Hirschbach is successfully training the drivers it needs
Brian Hammond has been a driver and a driver trainer for many years. Today he oversees the driver training program of the Iowa-based carrier.
November 1, 2021
Hear how one woman went from being a driver to owning a CDL school
The Truckers News Podcast talks with Pamela Day of the Cross Country Truck Driving School in North Carolina.
September 9, 2021
Hear what IS personal conveyance and what ISN'T
Find out how to avoid hours of service problems when driving your truck for personal purposes. Our expert explains personal conveyance.
August 25, 2021
Hear how one company wants to solve truck parking crisis
Big Rig Parking is building trucks-only parking lots they say are safe, secure, and easy to use.
August 16, 2021
Podcast: CDL training rebounds after COVID interruption
CVTA's Bailey Wood talks about what's happening with trucker education and the arrival of entry-level driver training rules.
July 20, 2021
Insights as former steel hauler helps him recruit and retain drivers
“Drivers don't get enough attaboys, and it doesn't take much to make drivers feel the appreciation.”
July 6, 2021
Truck show faithful will return to Macungie, Pennsylvania in person June 18-19
Antique Truck Club of America's popular gathering is back!
May 25, 2021
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St. Paul to truckers: Find someplace else to park overnight
"At a time when we should be removing barriers, this proposed ordinance erects new ones."
Cargo theft, up by 41% over last year, could increase this holiday weekend
Here's what veteran truckers would tell next generation of truck drivers
Cheaper gas means more Americans on highways for Memorial Day
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