Railroad Crossing Safety Tips Focus of Government Campaign

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has launched an initiative to bring attention to highway-rail grade crossing safety. [Read more…]

Cargo Securement to Be the Focus of 2015 International Roadcheck

penske-road-truck-photoInspectors will be out in force in early June as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) 28th annual International Roadcheck, reviewing driver information and inspecting vehicles.  [Read more…]

Penske Hiring Truck Drivers in Indiana

Penske Truck DriverPenske recruiters will be seeking dynamic truck driver candidates at upcoming job fairs in Indiana.  Both events will be held at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, 1202 East 38th Street, Indianapolis, Indiana.  [Read more…]

Penske Will Recruit at Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS)

Penske Truck DriverPenske is recruiting truck drivers and transportation supervisors and managers March 26-28 at the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS), Kentucky Expo Center, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, Kentucky. [Read more…]

Penske Appeals to Supreme Court Over Truck Driver Rules

Today, Penske Logistics filed a petition seeking to have the United States Supreme Court review the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision in the matter of Dilts et al. v. Penske Logistics LLC and Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P.

The crux of the case is whether a long-standing federal transportation law that seeks to promote lower rates and better service by ensuring that rates and services are determined by competitive market forces rather than a patchwork of varying state laws preempts California’s state laws requiring mandatory meal and rest breaks. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Hiring Truck Drivers in Michigan

Penske Truck DriverPenske recruiters will be seeking dynamic truck driver candidates at a career fair to be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16, at Chapps Landing  Sunoco Truck Stop, 35777 S. Huron Road, New Boston, Michigan. [Read more…]

Penske Recruiting Truck Drivers at PA Driver Recruitment Event

Penske Logistics trucksThe Penske Logistics human resources team will be meeting with prospective truck drivers on Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center (2300 N. Cameron St.) in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, from 8 a.m. to noon. The event is being hosted by Driver Recruitment Events. [Read more…]

Neil Kirk Readies for ATA America’s Road Team Nomination Process

Neil Kirk alternate photoNeil Kirk will be the first to say you can’t keep a good man down for too long. For the second time in his career, the experienced Penske Logistics semi-truck driver is one of 32 finalists for the American Trucking Associations America’s Road Team, which is a national outreach program consisting of professional truck drivers who share superior driving skills and safety records. Kirk was a bit overwhelmed with the vetting process the first time through two years ago but he is making certain it won’t happen again. [Read more…]

Transportation Survey Finds Onboard Technology Use on the Rise

Highway stock photoThe National Private Truck Council (NPTC) recently published its annual benchmarking survey of private fleets, where 95 percent of respondents reported adopting onboard technology. This high percentage shows that for the vast majority of private fleets, this technology is expected to make a significant business impact. [Read more…]

Penske Seeking Truck Drivers in Houston Area

Penske Logistics truck imagePenske Logistics recruiters will be seeking dynamic truck driver candidates at a job fair from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 4, in Houston at the Sam Houston Ballroom & Conference Center, 6833 West Sam Houston Parkway South. [Read more…]