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Category: Management

Republic Services Opens Industry’s First Technical Institute

Republic Services Opens Industry’s First Technical Institute

| September 20, 2021

Next Generation Trade School Provides Free Education & Student Compensation Republic Services, Inc. unveiled its $18 million Technical Institute, the industry’s first-ever diesel technician training program. As the need for skilled workers continues to increase, this investment offers free, best-in-class training, fully compensating students during the 12-week program. Graduates will immediately begin full-time work, joining Republic’s 35,000 […]

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WorkTraining.com Releases its First Online Spanish Course: Entrenamiento Sobre Sospecha Razonable del DOT

WorkTraining.com Releases its First Online Spanish Course: Entrenamiento Sobre Sospecha Razonable del DOT

| September 20, 2021

The DOT Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors course is a 2-hour mandatory class required by the United States Department of Transportation  WorkTraining.com has released its first Spanish course for DOT-regulated supervisors and employers, titled DOT Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors (Entrenamiento Sobre Sospecha Razonable del DOT). The release of the course is also complemented by the course […]

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Roadrunner Freight Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Announces 2021 “Driver of the Year” Awards

Roadrunner Freight Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Announces 2021 “Driver of the Year” Awards

| September 20, 2021

David Lopez and Corinthian Lynon recognized for Outstanding Performance Roadrunner Freight announced the winners of the prestigious Driver of the Year Award as part of its celebration of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW). This year’s winners are David Lopez, a line haul driver from Las Vegas, NV and Corinthian Lynon, a local driver based […]

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Rolling Strong Supports St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund Initiatives

Rolling Strong Supports St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund Initiatives

| September 17, 2021

Rolling Strong Supports St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund Initiatives Rolling Strong, the provider of health and wellness programs for transportation companies and their drivers, as well as owner-operators, today announced it is providing participants in the St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund (SCF) Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) with a free six-month membership to the Rolling Strong App, […]

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Embark Partners with Ryder to Launch Nationwide Network of Up to 100 Freight Transfer Points for Autonomous Fleets

Embark Partners with Ryder to Launch Nationwide Network of Up to 100 Freight Transfer Points for Autonomous Fleets

| September 17, 2021

Companies to collaborate in key freight markets across Sun Belt in preparation for 2024 commercialization Ryder System, Inc.  supply chain, dedicated transportation, and fleet management solutions, and Embark Trucks, Inc., a leading developer of autonomous technology for the trucking industry, announce a partnership aimed at launching a nationwide network of up to 100 Embark transfer points, where Ryder will provide […]

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DAT Truckload Volume Index gained 2% in August; van and reefer rates set all-time highs

DAT Truckload Volume Index gained 2% in August; van and reefer rates set all-time highs

| September 17, 2021

Truckload volume surged and spot and contract freight rates hit new highs in August DAT Truckload Volume Index gained 2% in August; shippers at the precipice of their most challenging peak season yet PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 16, 2021—Truckload volume surged and spot and contract freight rates hit new highs in August as logistics managers stare […]

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