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‘Maybe I should be scared’: We asked a 47-year-old truck driver what he thinks about self-driving cars

Trucking is facing risk from automation. And deregulation in 1980 has caused trucker pay to tumble. Here's what a lifelong trucker thinks.

Around 4,500 truck drivers lost their jobs in August as the trucking ‘bloodbath’ rages on

Truck drivers' earnings have sunk in 2019. Now the federal government has said 4,500 truck drivers lost their jobs in August alone.

Truck drivers spend hours every week unpaid. And a study shows that the vulnerable workers’ biggest problem is only getting worse.

Detention time is getting longer and longer for truck drivers, a new study found. It's an inefficiency that aggravates truckers and wastes money.
There's a key difference between trucking in the US and England –– and it changes everything for how truckers earn a livelihood.

A British truck driver who’s worked in the US for years says the biggest problem with trucking in America comes down to how drivers are paid

The trucker's complaints about the American system of trucking boil down to one main point: Drivers aren't paid by the hour.
Uber Freight has changed how truckers are paid while waiting for shipments to load or unload.

Uber Freight has altered the fine print in how truckers are paid for detention, and drivers are frustrated with the change

"They will pay you only if you jump through enough hoops for them," one truck driver told Business Insider about the Uber Freight pay changes.
Miguel Santiago (L) and Louis Gonzales (R).

A day in the life of a NYC Coca-Cola delivery truck driver, who gets to work at 4 a.m. and spends his morning pushing 175-pound carts full of bottles ...

Coca-Cola truck drivers help power one of the world's most famous beverage brands. Here's what a day in the life of Coca-Cola truck driver is like.
Truckers are slated to get a big break.

The federal government is set to overhaul the rules behind a hated law that truck drivers said slashed their pay and left them ‘more reckless th...

It would be a relief for America's 1.8 million truck drivers and save the US some $274 million, the Federal Motor Carrier Saftey Administration said.

Truckers can’t pay off their fuel cards — and it’s a ‘sure sign’ that more trucking bankruptcies are coming

Pilot Flying J told Business Insider that there's been some "weakness" in the credit market of their fuel card business.
Trucking is an $800 billion industry.

A trucking company’s net income plunged from $2.5 million to $1,000 — and it’s yet another chilling sign of the trucking ‘bloo...

While there are some signs of an impending turnaround, one large trucking company just announced a shocking plunge in profits.

Thousands of truck drivers have lost their jobs this year in the trucking ‘bloodbath.’ Here’s what’s behind the slowdown in th...

Many of the trucking industry's struggles of late can be traced back to the highly cyclical nature of the business.