US truck driver pay rises, but shortages persist

A lack of public parking for drivers and more stringent enforcement of hours-of-service regulations limiting the time drivers have to find such parking drives older drivers out of the work force and contributes to the chronic driver shortage in the United States. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. US trucking companies are throwing everything...

The Low-Rolling-Resistance Trade-Off

The technology behind low-rolling-resistance tires is based on the benefit of reducing the resistance that’s caused by tires rolling on the surface of a roadway. Reducing this resistance means that the truck requires less energy and fuel, and as a result, runs more efficiently, industry experts said.