Press Releases

Monday, 24 February 2020 10:23
National Carriers, Inc. (NCI) is pleased to name Billy Gilbert as Driver of the Month for January 2020. Gilbert has run with NCI’s Hide division for six years and has shown himself to be a mainstay in all aspects of his work. But at first, Gilbert wasn’t sure he’d be…
Thursday, 23 January 2020 12:38
One is steady as a rock. The other’s a risk-taker, but both are Drivers of the Month for National Carriers, Inc. (NCI). The company named Ernie Garcia and Reggie Ely as the award winners for November and December respectively. Each receives a $1,000 bonus and a chance to win a…
Wednesday, 03 January 2018 10:44
Big pay increases are atop Covenant Transport’s New Year’s resolutions list this week, as company officials launch the expedited freight specialist’s $40,000 Teaming Bonus program aimed at teams and single drivers willing to convert to teaming. The new program – which goes into effect Feb. 1 – pays $2,000 in…
Wednesday, 06 January 2016 09:38
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has shut down Land Air Express of New England Ltd., a Williston, Vermont-based regional carrier with 330 trucks, 344 drivers, and operations in eight states. FMCSA said yesterday that the truckload and less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier was notified in late October that it would receive…
Tuesday, 22 April 2014 11:02
The Commercial Vehicle Training Association relayed the following bulletin April 21: A scammer posing as a recruiter from Knight Transportation is getting names and numbers from driving schools and then is contacting drivers to offer them a trainer if they wire him $200. The scammer has been using the name…
Thursday, 24 October 2013 05:26
A New Jersey based trucking company owner who cheated workers at the World Trade Center construction site for over $1 million was sentenced to prison on Tuesday. Gerardo Fusella, 37, of East Hanover, was given a 46-month sentence for evading contributions to the worker's pension plan so he could pocket…
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 19:00
A bill under review at the Ohio statehouse would ban trucks from using the far left lane on certain highways. Current Ohio law requires any vehicle moving at less than the normal speed of traffic to stay to the right. Exceptions to the lane rule are made for preparing to…
Thursday, 10 October 2013 19:00
According to News West 9, Andrews, Texas police handed out 70 tickets to truck drivers who violated the town’s new trucking reliever route. On October 8, 2013, the city of Andrews officially opened the truck reliever route, know as “Loop 1910.” The loop is a 13-mile detour around the city.…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 19:00
Truckers, riders and drivers take to the highways to support kids in the fourth annual “Truckers for Kids Poker Run” sponsored by the California Trucking Association-San Bernardino/Riverside Unit on Saturday, Oct. 12. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the ride starts at 10 a.m. The event starts at Los Angeles…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:00
Not only is the government (partially) shut down, but now a caravan of truck drivers is looking to shut down traffic around Washington, D.C. -- as part of a bizarre protest against things that are "destroying America." The group, Truckers Ride for the Constitution, is trying to attract participants for a…
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