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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Aug 14, 2015

The issue of safety ignorance among motorists

The University of Iowa (UI) Transportation and Vehicle Safety Research Division recently conducted an in-depth survey of 2,000 adult motorists in the....More
Aug 13, 2015

Up, up, and away …

So how does a fleet get its pickup trucks into the more remote parts of Alaska, out where the oilfields lay? Why, by flying them, of course. At least....More
Aug 10, 2015

Invisibility cloak shrouds workplace wellness programs

Health and wellness is an important issue to any section of the labor pool, but even more so to truck drivers – largely because truck drivers....More
Aug 06, 2015

Marking the red light danger zones

The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) recently released a new interactive map to highlight the cities and states where most of the 7,799 U.S....More
Aug 05, 2015

Wheeling and dealing time for trucking

The news that United Parcel Service is buying Coyote Logistics for an eye-popping $1.8 billion primarily to expand its TL offerings is but one....More
Aug 04, 2015

Trucking may be going to the dogs … and cats … and fish …

Pet ownership in the U.S. is climbing, according to a new survey conducted by the Harris Poll, with more than three in five Americans (62%) saying....More
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