HIRING DRIVERS * USA: TRUCKERS' SHORTAGE
* Nebraska - The transportation industry has had a rough ride this year, but hiring drivers still has the green light
Woe is widely reported by trucking firms nationwide, and in Nebraska, with its central location, trucking is a big business... What has not changed is hiring practices. Despite the downturn, operators report no let-up in their drive for more drivers, in an attempt to remedy a persistent shortage of qualified truckers, a deficit exacerbated by the advancing age of the current roster, which is over 50...
(Photo: Nebraska continually improves and upgrades the 483-mile stretch of Interstate 80 that links both East and West Coasts.) -- Omaha, NEB, USA - Omaha Herald, by Russell Hubbard - June 30, 2016