Trucking in 2019: A look back the year’s top news and equipment and tech trends

California instituted major hurdles for fleets contracting with owner-operators. In a sweeping legislative package passed in September, California set into state law an effective prohibition of fleets contracting with owner-operator drivers. The law has spurred fleets of all sizes who operate in California to move away from the traditional owner-operator set-up, in which drivers who own their own rig lease their truck to a larger carrier and operate under their authority.


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Posted Date : January 10 2020