This British truck driver shared what he thinks is wrong with trucking in America — and it all comes down to how they’re paid

Jack Taylor/Getty Images Mick Flynn is a truck driver and photographer from England. He has spent the last decade trucking in Canada and the United States, as well as working in England. He shared his thoughts with Business Insider on what could be fixed about North American trucking. Namely, truckers are over-worked because they’re paid […]

Uber driver who struck, killed young girl is convicted of vehicular manslaughter

Enlarge / A woman walks into the Uber Corporate Headquarters building in San Francisco, California on February 05, 2018. (credit: JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images) A now-former Uber driver who struck a San Francisco family with his car on December 31, 2013—killing a six-year-old girl named Sophia Liu in the process—was convicted of vehicular manslaughter on August […]

Uber, Lyft driver booted after newspaper reveals he was livestreaming passengers

Enlarge / Jason Gargac, seen here in April 2018. (credit: Jason Gargac) A St. Louis Uber and Lyft driver has been kicked off both companies’ platforms after the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Friday night that he had been livestreaming his passengers for months without their consent. According to the newspaper, Jason Gargac, a 32-year-old man […]

Driver WARNING – The car technology that could land you £1,000 if used incorrectly

New cars are becoming increasingly safer and packed full of technology. Certain technologies known as driver assistance systems can help the driver prevent accidents and crashes while on the road, such as automatic braking which takes action autonomously to reduce the impact of a collision or stop it occurring altogether. Other systems such as lane […]

Driver describes ordeal after swerving for a rabbit, plunging off cliff

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Etc. Portland woman survived a week on a Big Sur beach, injured, as cars passed by above. Continue reading Driver describes ordeal after swerving for a rabbit, plunging off cliff Driver describes ordeal after swerving for a rabbit, plunging off cliff originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 16 […]

The taxi driver who drove into a crowd of football fans in Moscow says he feared a mob lynching

REUTERS / Staff Footage has emerged of the taxi driver who crashed into a crowd of pedestrians in Moscow being chased from the scene. The driver said he fled the scene because he was worried onlookers would try and kill him. The man said he had been at the wheel for 20 hours before the […]

VIDEO: Surveillance footage captures driver bursting through the windshield in a fiery SUV crash in Florida

Screenshot via WFLA Surveillance video captured a fiery SUV crash in Florida that launched a driver out of the windshield of the vehicle. The white Cadillac SUV collided with a toll booth in Osceola County on June 3. Police told a local news station the driver may have been “fatigued.” The driver was lying motionless […]

After dispute on freeway, Uber driver shot his passenger, who died soon after

Enlarge / Morning rush hour traffic makes its way along I-25 on October 12, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images) Denver police announced Friday that they had arrested a local 29-year-old Uber driver, Michael A. Hancock, on suspected first-degree murder. Hancock is believed to have shot and killed his […]

Tesla hits parked California police vehicle; driver blames Autopilot

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