Franchise Restaurants Work Together to Feed Truckers

McDonald's McDonald’s is offering curbside delivery service and is encouraging drivers to use the chain’s app for mobile ordering and payment. (Richard Vogel/Associated Press)

Some familiar franchise restaurants are taking steps to provide truck drivers with access to meals and parking while they’re making deliveries to help the nation combat the COVID-19 crisis.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
April 2, 2020
Safety, TCA

A Man Tried to Jump Off a Detroit Overpass, Then 13 Truckers Saved Him


A unique act of heroism took place in the early morning hours of April 24 along I-696 in metro Detroit.

April 24, 2018
Special Coverage, Business

Trucker Buddy Honors Drivers, Teachers

Clements, Killian by Joseph Terry/Transport Topics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Trucker Buddy International recognized four outstanding drivers and four outstanding teachers for their work in fostering relationships between schoolchildren and truck drivers.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
March 24, 2017

UPS Freight Partners With Truckers Against Trafficking

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

Truckers Against Trafficking announced a partnership with UPS Freight that will train the carrier’s more than 8,000 drivers on how to recognize and respond to signs of human trafficking activity.

January 11, 2017

Vote: Is 'Road Rage' Getting Worse? Florida Truckers Say So


If commuters only understood. That is the prevailing mentality of truck drivers when it comes to courtesy, and the lack thereof, on Florida’s highways. Take our one-question poll on whether you think road rage is on the rise.

Benjamin Conarck | The Florida Times-Union (Jacksonville, Fla.)
January 6, 2017

Karma: Lost Dog, Trucker Reunited by Good Samaritans

When Tim Riddle set the air brakes on his semitrailer truck at the Pilot Truck Stop recently, his partner was ready to go, literally.

Steve Smedley | The Pantagraph, (Bloomington, Ill.)
September 27, 2016

Trucker Path Offers New App Feature for Truck Stop Owners

Trucker Path announced a new app feature that lets truck stop owners provide drivers with information about parking spots, amenities and services.

August 15, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

Trucker Path Launches Truckloads Freight Marketplace

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Driver app developer Trucker Path announced the general release of its Truckloads freight marketplace.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 2, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

Trucker Buddy Expands Charity Work

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Trucker Buddy International said it is expanding its program in South Carolina with the help of Meritor Inc., donating money to 19 schools with underwriting from PeopleNet, and honored a group of truck drivers and school teachers.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 2, 2016

TruckerLine Partners With Zendrive to Let Users Show Driving Score on Their Profile

Technology provider TruckerLine has created a partnership with Zendrive, which provides safety analytical information, that will allow TruckerLine users to show a driving performance score on their profiles.

December 21, 2015