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Perdue settles with Virginia family after Northampton crash – WMDT

WMDT Perdue settles with Virginia family after Northampton crashWMDTAccording to a family attorney, Perdue Farms and the Baynor Trucking Company will pay over $2 million to settle a lawsuit with the victim’s family. The lawsuit stems from an incident where Northampton County Sheriff’s deputy Albert Thomas was killed … and more » Read More… Perdue […]

Family settles suit against Perdue, trucking firm over crash – Washington Post

Family settles suit against Perdue, trucking firm over crashWashington PostCAPE CHARLES, Va. — A family has settled a lawsuit against Perdue Farms and a trucking company over the death of an off-duty sheriff’s deputy whose tractor was struck by a semi-truck carrying chicken. The Virginian-Pilot reported Tuesday that the suit … Read More… Family […]

Family Settles Suit Against Perdue, Trucking Firm Over Crash – U.S. News & World Report

Family Settles Suit Against Perdue, Trucking Firm Over CrashU.S. News & World Report(AP) — A family has settled a lawsuit against Perdue Farms and a trucking company over the death of an off-duty sheriff’s deputy whose tractor was struck by a semi-truck carrying chicken. The Virginian-Pilot reported Tuesday that the suit is being … and […]

Perdue, trucking company will pay $2 million after big rig full of chicken killed off-duty deputy – Virginian-Pilot

Virginian-Pilot Perdue, trucking company will pay $2 million after big rig full of chicken killed off-duty deputyVirginian-PilotThe lawsuit alleged the trucking company had a poor safety record that included repeated falsified hours-of-service documentation, as well as drivers in possession of alcohol, positive tests for cocaine and daylight wrecks that occurred during dry … Read […]

Piece-rate case going to state Supreme Court on Sept. 14 – Yakima Herald-Republic

Yakima Herald-Republic Piece-rate case going to state Supreme Court on Sept. 14Yakima Herald-RepublicA worker gathers Chelan cherries during their shift at an orchard in Mattawa, Wash. on Monday, May 23, 2016. A class action lawsuit against the Dovex Fruit Co. arguing that growers don’t pay workers fairly for the amount of time they spend in […]

Attorney: seriously injured singer Jane Train 'took turn for the worse' over the weekend – Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Wilkes Barre Times-Leader Attorney: seriously injured singer Jane Train ‘took turn for the worse’ over the weekendWilkes Barre Times-LeaderCiarimboli, who along with attorney Greg Fellerman represents Rains and Dressler in a pending lawsuit against the trucking company, said he expects the lawsuit to be filed sometime this week. Officials are awaiting the release of the […]

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Trump EPA eyes changes to tractor-trailer emissions regulations – Overdrive Magazine

Overdrive Magazine Trump EPA eyes changes to tractor-trailer emissions regulationsOverdrive MagazineThe Phase 2 rule was the first time the EPA called on trailer manufacturers to play a part in reducing trucking emissions. The Truck and Trailer Manufacturers Association filed a lawsuit against the rule last year, arguing EPA lacks the authority to … and more » […]

Rip-Off Alert | Scam artist breaks trust of generous small town – News3LV

News3LV Rip-Off Alert | Scam artist breaks trust of generous small townNews3LV“I had refinanced everything I had and had to file Chapter 7 on my trucking to keep them from taking everything I had,” said Etheridge. As suspicious grew, Parish called Volner and said he knew the people of his town were being scammed. “If […]

The Latest Ruling In Uber Versus Waymo Is A Win For Waymo – BuzzFeed News

BuzzFeed News The Latest Ruling In Uber Versus Waymo Is A Win For WaymoBuzzFeed NewsWaymo’s lawsuit alleges that Uber illegally acquired trade secrets from Waymo when it hired Levandowski, a former Waymo engineer, through the acquisition of his self-driving truck startup, Otto Trucking. The suit, filed back in February, says Uber is … Read […]

Trucking company sued for fatal motorcycle crash in Aurora – Chicago Daily Herald

Trucking company sued for fatal motorcycle crash in AuroraChicago Daily HeraldRelatives of a motorcyclist who was killed after striking a semitrailer in Aurora have filed a wrongful-death lawsuit arguing the truck driver’s negligence caused the crash. Nancy Priebe, the administrator of the estate of Christopher Gonzalez of … Read More… Trucking company sued for […]

Family settles wrongful death lawsuit – Santa Cruz Sentinel

Family settles wrongful death lawsuitSanta Cruz SentinelIn the next 45 days, the insurance companies for the trucking companies that operated the big rig, Saini Trucking and Saini Brothers Trucking, will pay Gail-Jean and Doug McGuire that sum, attorney Robert Allard said during a press conference at the … and more » Read More… Family settles wrongful […]

Uber's ex-CEO defends right to board seat, slams lawsuit as 'personal attack' – The Mercury News

The Mercury News Uber’s ex-CEO defends right to board seat, slams lawsuit as ‘personal attack’The Mercury NewsFiring back against an explosive lawsuit filed by one of Uber’s most prominent investors, ex-CEO Travis Kalanick on Thursday night defended his right to remain on the ride-hailing company’s board, and called the litigation a “personal attack” against … […]

EPA to re-evaluate truck and trailer emissions standards enacted by Obama administration – Commercial Carrier Journal

Commercial Carrier Journal EPA to re-evaluate truck and trailer emissions standards enacted by Obama administrationCommercial Carrier JournalThe Phase 2 rule was the first time the EPA called on trailer manufacturers to play a part in reducing trucking emissions. The Truck and Trailer Manufacturers Association filed a lawsuit against the rule last year, arguing EPA lacks […]

Family settles wrongful death lawsuit – Santa Cruz Sentinel – Santa Cruz Sentinel

Santa Cruz Sentinel Family settles wrongful death lawsuit – Santa Cruz SentinelSanta Cruz SentinelDoug McGuire, from left, attorney Robert Allard and Gail-Jean McGuire discuss a $9.5 million settlement during a press conference Thursday in Santa Cruz … and more » Read More… Family settles wrongful death lawsuit – Santa Cruz Sentinel – Santa Cruz Sentinel

Latest MaxxForce judgement could set risky precedent for Navistar – Automotive World (press release)

Latest MaxxForce judgement could set risky precedent for NavistarAutomotive World (press release)Navistar’s EGR-only (exhaust gas recirculation) engine troubles continue to haunt it, most recently in the form of a lawsuit with trucking company Milan Supply Chain Solutions (MSCS). The fleet operator claimed that Navistar was aware of defects in its … Read More… Latest MaxxForce […]

Family settles wrongful death lawsuit – Monterey County Herald

Family settles wrongful death lawsuitMonterey County HeraldIn the next 45 days, the insurance companies for the trucking companies that operated the big rig, Saini Trucking and Saini Brothers Trucking, will pay Gail-Jean and Doug McGuire that sum, attorney Robert Allard said during a press conference at the … and more » Read More… Family settles wrongful […]

Ford settles sexual, racial harassment claims at Chicago plants for $10 million – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune Ford settles sexual, racial harassment claims at Chicago plants for $10 millionChicago TribuneBut Chicago attorney Keith Hunt, who is representing more than 30 women in a harassment lawsuit against the carmaker, is incensed by what he calls a “backroom deal” to circumvent the class-action process. “I don’t think it goes far enough, and […]

Traffic Commission rejects plan to block truckers from secondary roads, but will reconsider – WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

WPRI 12 Eyewitness News Traffic Commission rejects plan to block truckers from secondary roads, but will reconsiderWPRI 12 Eyewitness NewsThe Rhode Island Trucking Association called the proposal “the next phase in the war against the trucking industry,” and vowed to file a lawsuit against the state once the first toll is collected. RIDOT says the […]

Officials Review Proposal to Ban Trucks From State Roads – U.S. News & World Report

Officials Review Proposal to Ban Trucks From State RoadsU.S. News & World ReportGina Raimondo’s RhodeWorks bill. The president of the Rhode Island Trucking Association calls the ban “the next phase in the war against the trucking industry.” His group says they plan to file a lawsuit against the state. Copyright 2017 The Associated … […]

RIDOT trying to block tractor-trailers from using some secondary roads – WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

WPRI 12 Eyewitness News RIDOT trying to block tractor-trailers from using some secondary roadsWPRI 12 Eyewitness NewsMaxwell’s group has promised to file a lawsuit against the state as soon as the first truck toll is collected, claiming the state’s failure to maintain its own bridges caused the deteriorating condition, not the trucks. He questioned how […]

Navistar Hit With $30.8 Million Judgment in Prostar/Maxxforce Lawsuit – Heavy Duty Trucking

Heavy Duty Trucking Navistar Hit With $30.8 Million Judgment in Prostar/Maxxforce LawsuitHeavy Duty TruckingNavistar Inc. disputes allegations that it didn’t thoroughly test its MaxxForce EGR engines – allegations that surfaced in a lawsuit where a jury last week awarded …Navistar to pay fleet nearly $31 million in lawsuitCommercial Carrier Journal all 4 news articles » Read […]

Trial of 8 ex-Pilot employees expected to be moved to Chattanooga – WRCB-TV

WRCB-TV Trial of 8 ex-Pilot employees expected to be moved to ChattanoogaWRCB-TVFormer Pilot Flying J President Mark Hazelwood, left, leaves court after being arraigned Feb. 9, 2016, on charges including conspiracy to commit wire fraud and mail fraud as well as witness tampering. (Photo: MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL). and more » Read More… Trial of 8 […]

Court orders Navistar to pay fleet nearly $31M in lawsuit against MaxxForce engines – Commercial Carrier Journal

Commercial Carrier Journal Court orders Navistar to pay fleet nearly $31M in lawsuit against MaxxForce enginesCommercial Carrier JournalTruck and engine maker Navistar-International has been ordered by a Tennessee jury to pay trucking company Milan Supply Chain Solutions $30.8 million in damages related to alleged defects of Navistar’s MaxxForce engine line. The jury concluded … Read […]

WATCH: Obama's Proposed Trucking Rule Has No Benefit On … – One America News Network (press release)

WATCH: Obama’s Proposed Trucking Rule Has No Benefit On …One America News Network (press release)The Department of Transportation officially withdraws an Obama-era regulation that would have forced some transportation workers to undergo sleep Apnea … and more » Read More… WATCH: Obama’s Proposed Trucking Rule Has No Benefit On … – One America News Network (press […]

Student debt trap snags unwary truck driver trainees – OregonLive.com

OregonLive.com Student debt trap snags unwary truck driver traineesOregonLive.comInterviews with dozens of truck drivers, instructors, and industry experts yield a grim picture, in which the schools set up by trucking companies to prepare their next crop of drivers may leave students on the hook for thousands of dollars in training … and more » Read […]

Navistar Ordered to Pay Milan $30.8 Million in Connection With Flawed Engines – Transport Topics Online

Transport Topics Online Navistar Ordered to Pay Milan $30.8 Million in Connection With Flawed EnginesTransport Topics OnlineA civil jury has awarded a Tennessee trucking company more than $30 million in civil damages for fraud and violation of the state’s consumer protection act in connection with the sale of 243 Navistar International Prostars with Maxxforce engines […]

The Blue-Collar Student Debt Trap – Bloomberg

Bloomberg The Blue-Collar Student Debt TrapBloombergInterviews with dozens of truck drivers, instructors, and industry experts yield a grim picture, in which the schools set up by trucking companies to prepare their next crop of drivers may leave students on the hook for thousands of dollars in training … Read More… The Blue-Collar Student Debt […]

Uber board 'disappointed' by Benchmark's lawsuit against former CEO – TechCrunch

TechCrunch Uber board ‘disappointed’ by Benchmark’s lawsuit against former CEOTechCrunchIn wake of a lawsuit Benchmark filed against Kalanick, the company’s board has issued a statement urging both parties to resolve their differences so that employees can get back to work and the company can get back to hiring a new CEO. Yesterday … and more » […]

Trucking companies sued for $400K over fatal I-55 crash – Chicago Sun-Times

Trucking companies sued for $400K over fatal I-55 crashChicago Sun-TimesA woman is suing a truck driver and three trucking companies over a crash last year on Interstate 55 in the southwest suburbs that killed her husband. A semi driven by 60-year-old William A. Hansen Jr. rear-ended another semi at 3:23 a.m. Dec. 20, 2016 … […]

Uber Exec Talks About Uber Freight – Android Headlines

Uber Exec Talks About Uber FreightAndroid HeadlinesBerdinis was also asked about how recent troubles within Uber, including the Waymo lawsuit, have affected Uber Freight, to which he responded that the issues have essentially not touched his division due to its detachment from autonomous technology and … Read More… Uber Exec Talks About Uber Freight – […]

Driverless Trucking Heats Up in 2017 – Nanalyze

Driverless Trucking Heats Up in 2017Nanalyze… who left Waymo to found Otto, a driverless trucking company that Uber eventually acquired. The latest chapter in the saga has Waymo backing away from some claims while proceeding with the lawsuit, set to go to trial in October, according to TechCrunch. Read More… Driverless Trucking Heats Up […]

Federal Court Reverses Decision That Said Missouri Troopers Can Search Trucks Without Probable Cause – Lake Expo

Federal Court Reverses Decision That Said Missouri Troopers Can Search Trucks Without Probable CauseLake ExpoThe Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals has revived a lawsuit in which Ron Calzone, a rancher and small businessman who lives in the country near Rolla, Missouri, is challenging a Missouri law that allows highway patrol officers to seize and search […]

How Uber Is Building Uber for Trucking – The Atlantic

The Atlantic How Uber Is Building Uber for TruckingThe AtlanticThe problems led to the ouster of a series of top executives, including founder Travis Kalanick. Even in trucking, Uber’s acquisition of Otto has led to a lawsuit filed by Alphabet’s self-driving car division, Waymo, related to the alleged theft of … and more » Read […]

Uber discloses details of Travis Kalanick's deposition in Waymo lawsuit – TechCrunch

TechCrunch Uber discloses details of Travis Kalanick’s deposition in Waymo lawsuitTechCrunchWaymo’s suit alleges Uber knew about these documents at the time when Uber acquired Levandowski’s self-driving trucking startup Otto. In Kalanick’s deposition, he says he did not have any knowledge of the documents until shortly Waymo first filed the …Uber Quietly Unsealed Ousted CEO’s Deposition In […]

Environmental Groups Which Won Anti-Sediment Removal Lawsuit Present Updated Positions to City Commission – Pasadena Now

Pasadena Now Environmental Groups Which Won Anti-Sediment Removal Lawsuit Present Updated Positions to City CommissionPasadena NowTwo groups that recently won a lawsuit against the Los Angeles County Flood Control District over its sediment removal project at Devil’s Gate in the Hahamongna watershed are scheduled to deliver their current positions in a presentation before the … […]

Trashing Queensland: How the Newman Govt made the state into NSW's dump – @Qldaah #qldpol – NO Fibs

NO Fibs Trashing Queensland: How the Newman Govt made the state into NSW’s dump – @Qldaah #qldpolNO Fibs“It is a perverse outcome, because you are trucking waste across vast distances to be dumped in Queensland,” he said. “Now if the levy was in place, the economics would not stack up to move it.” Ipswich mayor […]

FBI investigates food freight thefts – Amarillo.com

FBI investigates food freight theftsAmarillo.com18, a man with a subtle accent who said he was a dispatcher with Gary Costin Trucking of Brea, Calif., called Redline. The caller provided Redline representatives with phone and fax numbers and two references without last names, court records show. Read More… FBI investigates food freight thefts – Amarillo.com

Woman sues Kentucky trucking company after I-265 crash in July – The Courier-Journal

The Courier-Journal Woman sues Kentucky trucking company after I-265 crash in JulyThe Courier-JournalA woman is suing a Kentucky trucking company for their involvement in a crash on I-265 in July that shut down all lanes of the Gene Snyder Freeway. Sammy Wooten Trucking LLC owned the tractor-trailer truck that caused the crash, according to the […]

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