J.B. Hunt Named Military Friendly Employer

LOWELL, AR (TruckingNewsNow.com) (Source: JB HUNT) — J.B. Hunt Transport Services has been named a 2019 Military Friendly® Employer by VIQTORY, marking the 12th consecutive year the company has received the distinction. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® Employer designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. More than 200 companies participated in the Military

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Florida Highway Patrol Investigates Truck Vs. Train Crash, Driver Missing

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL (TruckingNewsNow.com) (Source: Florida Highway Patrol) — A possible fatal traffic crash occurred on Thursday, October 4, 2018, at approximately 2:30 p.m., at 12701 Glades Cutoff Road, Saint Lucie, County. A dump truck was traveling southeast on the dirt roadway at the entrance of 12701 Glades Cutoff Road, across the railroad tracks. The train was southwest on

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Indiana’s I-65 Shut By Major Semi Crash

Indiana semi crash

JASPER COUNTY, IN (TruckingNewsNow.com) (Source: Indiana State Police) — A multiple semi crash has closed all lanes of south bound I-65 with traffic being diverted at the 215 mile marker (Rensselaer exit).  It is expected that this will be closed for another hour or two. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Paul Arnold revealed at approximately 5:03 am, this morning, traffic was

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Semi Driver Killed When Coils Shift, Truck Overturns

CLARK COUNTY, IN (TruckingNewsNow.com) (Source: Indiana State Police) — Thursday at approximately 5:13 pm, troopers from the Indiana State Police Post at Sellersburg responded to an overturned semi on the interstate ramp from I-265 WB to I-65 SB in Clark County. The preliminary investigation revealed the semi-tractor and trailer loaded with two steel coils was traveling west down the ramp, when

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Tractor Trailer Driver Charged With DUI Following Fiery Crash

Louisiana DUI Truck Crash

ASCENSION PARISH, LA (TruckingNewsNow.com) (Source: Louisiana State Police) — Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A arrested 55-year-old Freddie Jackson Jr. of Harvey for DWI following a fiery crash that closed I-10 westbound for several hours in Ascension Parish. The crash occurred as Jackson was traveling westbound on I-10 in a 2007 Freightliner. Jackson’s truck struck the concrete construction barriers

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SUCCESS: Hundreds Of Attorneys, Paralegals Discuss Trucking Litigation In Nashville

ATAA Nashville truck accident

NASHVILLE, TN (TruckingNewsNow.com) — Hundreds of attorneys and paralegals, specializing in Truck Accident law, spent three days listening to and learning from experts during the ATAA’s annual symposium. The ATAA — or Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys — is a national safety organization comprised of attorneys and experts dedicated to keeping the roads safe through effective policymaking and litigation. Founded

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