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trucking industry

Used Semi Trailers is the #1 online resource for sourcing used trucking equipment and providing a convenient and secure selling platform for trucking equipment. Today, we’re looking at the impact of high fuel prices and the reaction of the American trucking Association: In a March 13, 2011 statement to the House Natural Resources Committee, American […]

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Used Semi Trailers brings you news, views and information on the trucking industry – we’re also the #1 resource for used semi trailers. Today, we cover the Mid-America Trucking Show and the NTSB Chairwoman’s ridealong: March 30, 2011 marked the day that National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Deborah Hersman embarked on a journey that will […]

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Truckers Against Trafficking

by TJ on March 31, 2011

Used Semi Trailers is the main online resource for buying and selling trucking equipment, including all kinds of semi trailers from lowboys to refrigerated vans. In this post, we take a look at the efforts of Truckers Against Trafficking to help truckers combat human trafficking, which is a real problem right here in the United […]

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Used Semi Trailers is the leading online website for buying and selling used semi trailers and a trucking accessories. Today, we look at the emerging trends within the trucking industry for 2011 as we come to the close of the first quarter: The trucking industry is important as an advance warning industry for the rest […]

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Used Semi Trailers is the #1 online resource for buying and selling used trucking equipment, including flat beds, lo-boys, reefers and refrigerated trailers and vans. Today, we’re taking a look at the forthcoming cross border trucking deal with Mexico and the US: The cross border trucking deal between the US and Mexico is looking like […]

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TWIC Renewal Bill Before Congress

by TJ on March 22, 2011

Used Semi Trailers is the premier resource for trucking equipment and accessories including providing the most secure platform for online selling and purchasing of used semi trailers. Today, we focus on the proposed Bill before Congress to extend TWIC renewal deadlines: The Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC) ID program allows truckers to gain quick access […]

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Used Semi Trailers is the number one web resource for buying and selling used trailers and trucking equipment. Today, we post on the proposals to increase truck weights on the highways: A pilot program has been in operation in Vermont and Maine, where maximum permissible truck weights have been raised to as high as 120,000 […]

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Used Semi Trailers is the best source of  information on trucking and the used semi trailer market. In this post we are putting the spotlight on the American Trucker Association’s For-Hire Tonnage Index for February: January is typically a slack month in the trucking industry’s calendar; the frenetic pace of the Holiday Season suddenly gives […]

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In this post Used Semi Trailers will focus on the recent “listening session” in Washington D.C. The United States spends 2% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) on its road infrastructure. This was the message sent to Congress on February 19th at a “listening session” staged in Washington D.C. The message is underlined by the levels […]

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Today, Used Semi Trailers is taking a look at the proposed changes in truck weight limits. The Safe & Efficient Transportation Act has been reintroduced into Congress last week.  The bill looks to provide individual states with the authority to set the Interstate commerce weight limit for trucks travelling through the state.  At the moment, […]

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