Sean Kilcarr

Senior Editor, Penton Media comments on trends affecting the many different strata of the trucking industry -- light and medium duty fleets up through over-the-road truckload, less-than-truckload, and private fleet operations

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in Trucks at Work Jul 27, 2016

Digital disruption and trucking

We all know the trucking business is going to be changed significantly due to the rising tide of digital advances sweeping not only the freight....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 25, 2016

Connected vehicles: Hot? Or not?

Well here’s an interesting tidbit: According to IHS Automotive, 55% of annual global new vehicle sales in 2020 will be vehicles that are....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 21, 2016

What if no one is ready for self-driving vehicles?

My good friend and colleague Kevin Jones – editor of Fleet Owner’s brother publication, American Trucker magazine – penned an....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 19, 2016

Put the smartphone down, get an insurance discount?

Here’s an interesting finding from a survey of motorists conducted across the pond in the United Kingdom: while a goodly majority think driving....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 15, 2016

The truck as a weapon of terror … again

The horrific terror attack committed in Nice, France, highlights a disturbing use for the everyday commercial truck, one most of us in this industry....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 14, 2016

Can trucking prosper in a free shipping-minded world?

The demand for free shipping, especially for e-commerce goods, seems to be placing greater and greater stress on last-mile delivery networks....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 13, 2016

There are many rules and issues outside of trucking to worry about

Much of the industry is rightly focused on dealing with the impacts of major trucking regulations now dropping upon the heads of motor carriers large....More
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Trucks at Work: Sean Kilcarr comments on trends affecting the many different strata of the trucking industry.

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