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 Jan 03, 2017

Where the people go, the freight should follow

If the 40th annual National Mover Study compiled by United Van Lines is any guide, more freight is going to be flowing into South Dakota, Vermont and....More
in Trucks at Work Dec 23, 2016

Protecting trucking’s digital byways

It’s probably more than a little appropriate to close out 2016 in this space by recognizing that digital security is only going to gain in....More
in Trucks at Work Dec 21, 2016

Trucking security: It can’t be an afterthought

The truck-based terrorist attack that occurred in Berlin, Germany, this week – an attack that claimed 12 lives and injured 49 others – is....More
in Trucks at Work Dec 19, 2016

Tapping military skills for trucking

So last week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s “Hiring Our Heroes” organization, in partnership with Kenworth Truck Co....More
in Trucks at Work Dec 15, 2016

Retention: It’s not just a trucking problem

“Any trucking company with 100% turnover does not have a driver shortage; they have a hell of an HR [human resource] problem and that has to do....More
in Trucks at Work Dec 14, 2016

Eyeing better integration of truck service data

One of the many beefs with trying to use truck data for better maintenance revolves the number of systems managers and technicians need to access in....More
in Trucks at Work Dec 13, 2016

Service sells trucks … and everything else, too

W. M. "Rusty" Rush – chairman, CEO and president of Rush Enterprises – has always spoken in fairly blunt terms about what makes....More
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