Why The California Trucking Association Is Appealing the AB 5 Ruling
After a three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a lower court’s preliminary injunction that halted the implementation of AB 5, a new law reclassifying independent contractors as employees, California Trucking Association CEO Shawn Yadon issued a statement saying CTA will seek an “en banc” review by the full appellate court.Read more
Volvo Hybrid Truck Goes For Speed
Volvo Trucks is taking hybrid technology to the next level in high-speed/high-performance racing.
Volvo is showing the modified Mean Green hybrid VN race truck at a truck show in Louisville, Ky. The truck is a combination test bed/demonstration truck that is intended to show that in addition to improved fuel economy and reduction in greenhouse gas exhaust emissions, hybrid technology offers greater vehicle performance.Read more