Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Driver Shortage and Local Trucking

The driver shortage continues to make headlines.

http://www.dcvelocity.com/articles/20120213-solutions-to-driver-shortage-elusive/

We have a local angle on the situation, in case you missed it:

http://www.jsysoftware.com/blog/?p=191

Local driving takes some real skills, as our earlier blogpost says. The HOS and pay-per-mile issues that plague OTR carriers, as well as the quality-of-family-life issues so often mentioned, are less applicable on the local scene.

Keep your local drivers safe and busy and you will not have a driver shortage!

–The Editors