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A truck driver who moves your Amazon Prime packages is suing the company and his employer.

Worked ‘like a rented mule’: A truck driver claims an Amazon contractor forced him to drive for up to 30 hours straight in a new lawsuit

This Amazon challenge is the latest in a slew of trucking lawsuits in recent years demanding that companies pay drivers for their breaks.
Trucking giant Celadon filed for bankruptcy on Dec. 8.

Bankrupt trucker Celadon told laid-off employees that they’ve lost health insurance and won’t receive unused-vacation-time pay — rea...

Celadon employees learned on Monday that their trucking employer "will be separating you from the role you currently serve."

The federal government just confirmed it will enforce a law that truckers hate starting this month

Roadside inspectors will not make exceptions for truckers who do not have an electronic logging device in their vehicles
Trucking is an $800 billion industry.

A Bezos-backed trucking startup now valued at $2.75 billion just raised $400 million from Al Gore’s fund to dominate the digital-freight market

Convoy raised $400 million for its freight brokerage and software solution. The Seattle-based trucking tech unicorn is now valued at $2.75 billion.
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.
Amazon is amassing a fleet of branded truck tractors.

‘This is just another piece of the puzzle’: Amazon is now rolling out branded tractors in its latest move to become a full-fledged truckin...

One expert told Business Insider that the branded trucks were a sign that Amazon would start directly hiring truck drivers.

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.
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.

‘It’s like being an indentured servant’: Truck drivers reveal the worst parts of their jobs

America has 1.8 million long-haul truck drivers, and they move around 71% of the nation's goods. Their jobs aren't as easy as you might think.