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Advances in technology are changing everything from how we interact with friends and family to products we buy. Technology is also bringing significant changes to Class 8 trucks, and the trucks of the future are likely to use autonomous technologies, such as adaptive cruise control systems, self-steering technology and vehicle-to-vehicle communication. Those advances will take decisions out of the hands of drivers and leave them to the vehicle and could, potentially, make driverless trucks a thing of the future.
The House has passed its Transportation-Housing spending bill that includes two provisions related to the trucking industry.
The average driver's age is 46.5-four years above the medium for the workforce as a whole.
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