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U.S. Trucking Industry Faces Challenges in Parking, Safety, Insurance

Posted March 26, 2019

Under Logistics & Supply Chain Issues

(DC Velocity)

Critical issues facing the trucking industry in 2019 include truck parking, younger driver safety, the return-on-investment (ROI) of new truck safety technologies, and the impact of outsized “nuclear” verdicts, according to The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI).

Arlington, Va.-based ATRI listed those issues at the top of its 2019 Top Research Priorities list, released today following a collaboration between its board of directors and its research advisory committee. The nonprofit research organization says its mission is studying freight transportation’s role in maintaining a safe, secure, and efficient transportation system. Click here to read more.