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

Posts by Sean Kilcarr

in Trucks at Work Jul 29, 2015

Where environmentalists and highway safety advocates collide

There’s been quite a bit of debate of late regarding the renewed push to make double trailer trucking rigs longer – stretching each....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 28, 2015

On the skid pad of safety

General Motors recently opened a new $14 million 52-acre addition to its Milford proving grounds outside Detroit, MI; a facility the OEM calls its....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 23, 2015

The safety data bucket issue

So I spent some time this week with some of the good folks from United Parcel Service and Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems this week out at Summit....More
in Trucks at Work Jul 22, 2015

Spring brake checks uncover good trends

Back in May, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) conducted its annual one-day surprise inspection of bus and truck air brake systems as....More

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