Owner Operator Land Weekly Trucking News Digest #2

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Written by Owner Operator Team

Buying a Van Is Now Simpler Than Ever

Great news for those who excited to own a van. There is a new network that allows buyers to find the right vehicle for their purposes from numerous dealers. Now you can search a van with the needed characteristics and then match with compatible vans in the dealership’s inventory.

Some Good Tips How to Stay Safe in Harsh Winter

As the winter in the U.S. now is pretty aggressive, especially in Midwest and Northeast areas, truckers should be aware of how to stay safe in case of winter accidents.

In this post, you can learn how fleet leadership and drivers can work together to keep drivers and cargo safe during perilous situations created by bad weather.

2020 GMC Sierra With New Refreshed Look

New Sierra will show some more towing capacity, more functional technology, and additional skid plates and an off-road suspension. GM hopes to bring heavy-duty pickups into the race and make them more advanced.

Learn more about new features of the new 2020 GMC Sierra here.

Truck count rises 7%, loads drop 10% as spot rates slip

First few weeks of a new year are showing slow truckload capacity; however, trucking rates continue to decline, due to a typical season slump.

If you are interested in rates changes across the U.S. you should read this post.