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Truckers warn skyrocketing diesel prices are making US supply-chain and trucking industry unsustainable

Insider spoke with five truckers who warned the industry could be at a breaking point as record gas…

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Truckers are on pace to file a record number of complaints against employers amid the driver shortage

Supply-chain snags have forced truck drivers to wait hours at ports and depots under tight delivery…

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Biden says investment bankers 'could all retire and nothing much would change,' but if truckers quit 'everything comes to a halt'

President Joe Biden highlighted the essential work of truck drivers while promoting his Trucking Ac…

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Leaked data reportedly reveals a Texas construction CEO who once loaned Trump his private jet is a top donor to the 'Freedom Convoy' trucker protest

Hackers leaked the names of over 92,000 donors who gave thousands to the protesters known as the "F…

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Ottawa police chief resigns amid trucker protest that's crippled Canada's capital city

Sources told local news that the police chief has been accused of behavior that hurt the force's ab…

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Police seize fuel and increase arrests as Canadian trucker vaccine mandate protests hit 12-day mark

Police said they are "turning up the heat" on the Freedom Convoy protest in Canada's capital, as pr…

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Marijuana testing for truck drivers is becoming a leading cause of the growing national trucker shortage, expert says

As of December, more than 60,000 truckers have been temporarily taken off the road for testing posi…

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Truck drivers really aren't surprised that the industry's struggling to hire and retain workers

Truckers say they have to sleep in their trucks, eat what they can, when they can, and communicate …

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US trucking industry is short by a record 80,000 drivers amid the supply-chain crisis, association head says

This could double to 160,000 by 2030 if nothing is done to address the trucker shortage, the ATA sa…

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Meet a 25-year-old trucker who says there's 'not a trucker shortage, it's a pay shortage'

Clayton Atkins said trucker is a "last resort" career for young people. He thinks the starting wage…

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I train new truckers. Here's why so many are leaving the industry.

The trucking industry's high turnover is down to low pay, time away from family, and the experience…

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Videos show gridlock in Ottawa as thousands of truckers camp for days outside the capital to protest vaccine mandate

The videos show trucks filling the streets of the capital of Canada and protestors outside Parliame…

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Truckers say the way they're treated by their employers and the general public is causing drivers to leave the industry

"You're treated as a lower class citizen," Michigan-based former trucker Brian Pape said. "It's alm…

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There isn't a shortage of truck drivers they just don't want to drive for mega carriers anymore

Truck drivers are ditching mega carriers in favor of short-haul journeys at smaller carriers or as …

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A trucker explains the truck driver shortage: We're 'tired of carrying the country on our backs'

"People have been forced to seek alternative forms of employment in order to be able to provide for…

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Port of Vancouver faces a backlog of over 50 ships as trucker union plans to strike

Canada's largest port has been struggling to process cargo in recent weeks as British Columbia is r…

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Biden's 24/7 port operations aren't working because truckers aren't showing up to collect cargo, data suggests

Clogged up warehouses and a lack of available chassis mean that truckers can't collect cargo from c…

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