Day: April 6, 2015

Even as the most recent data shows a rate of 5.5 percent unemployment in the U.S., a report prepared by The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) for the American Trucking Associations (ATA) shows the industry has some 35,000 unfilled truck driver jobs. It’s likely that the shortage was not as noticeable during the economic recession as trucking volume plummeted….