Author: Simon

4 benefits of having your pet on the road

Did you see the story about a trucker being reunited with his feline travelling companion, after five months of being apart?

Truck driver gets takeaway delivered through cab window

What happens when you need to eat, but aren’t able to stop?

Trucker hailed a hero

A truck driver has been hailed a hero after stopping under a bridge in Dublin in an attempt to save a young woman who appeared to be about to jump.

Sexy number plates row

A new number plate has got some road users a bit hot under the collar.

Trucker shortages in the EU: it’s a growing problem

The driver shortage in Europe is a real – and growing – threat.

5 European electric truck startups hoping to challenge Tesla’s Semi

Regular trucks may still be common on our roads right now, in the future they will be replaced by more environmentally-friendly vehicles.

Volvo Group and Samsung work together to develop electric truck batteries

Volvo Group and Samsung have joined forces to develop battery packs for Volvo’s electric trucks.

Wear shades, stay safe

Drivers who don’t wear sunglasses when the sun is shining could be inadvertently putting themselves and other road users at risk.

Trucker watching porn moments before deadly crash

A truck who hit and killed a highway worker was watching porn on his phone moments before the crash.

Female truckers – on a road and app near you

There was a time when it was highly unusual to see a woman behind the wheel of a truck.

Lorry mayhem in towns – calls for offenders to be targeted

The idea of people complaining about lorries in nothing new.

6 spooky trucking tales

All truck drivers have a few tales to tell.