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Coronavirus is presenting new challenges for truck drivers.

Uber Freight is giving weekly $20 Eats credits to truck drivers on its platform because their food options are suddenly disappearing

As traditional food options vanish for truckers who can't use drive-thrus, Uber Freight is giving drivers a weekly $20 prop — but it won't go far.
Some truck drivers won't have to follow the much-hated safety laws.

In an unprecedented move, the Trump administration suspended an 82-year-old road safety law for some truck drivers, showing how much coronavirus is pr...

The hours-of-service regulations are some of truck drivers' most-hated laws, and some drivers won't have to follow them amid the national emergency.
2019 has been a challenging year for truck drivers.

Another 3,500 truck drivers lost their jobs in December — and it’s a troubling sign of the recession that’s slamming the $800 billio...

In total, 6,600 truck drivers lost their jobs in 2019. Experts worry there's more to come next year.
Walmart truck drivers in California just secured $55 million.

A federal court in California just told Walmart that it needs to pay truck drivers for rest breaks

Federal courts say that companies pay truck drivers during their rest breaks — though the federal agency that oversees trucking says otherwise.

A truckload giant just filed for bankruptcy, and it leaves nearly 3,000 truck drivers jobless

Celadon declared bankruptcy on Dec. 9, and that collapse is worrying truck drivers that they may be stranded.

Another 1,000 truck drivers lost their jobs in November, and it’s a chilling sign for the economy

After an uptick of 700 trucking payrolls in October, the industry slashed another 1,000 jobs in November.
1973: Truck drivers gather ahead of a fuel price protest in Worcester, Massachussetts.

There’s a stark reason why America’s 1.8 million long-haul truck drivers can’t strike

Trucking is powered by 1.8 million long-haul drivers, who move around 71% of America's freight. But striking isn't accessible to them.
Can you pass the CDL test?

America’s truck drivers have to ace this test before taking control of an 80,000-pound vehicle on the road — see if you can pass it

Can you pass the exam that America's truckers all take? You need an 80% before you can take the road.
Roadrunner is cutting 450 trucking jobs.

A major trucking company just slashed 10% of its workforce — and it shows the trucking ‘bloodbath’ isn’t over

Massive trucker Roadrunner is eliminating 450 jobs, and it shows that the trucking 'bloodbath' hasn't slowed down.