Opinion: Multiple Strategies Can Mitigate Driver Shortage

While the demand for trucks to haul freight is showing no signs of slowing down, the number of experienced and available truck drivers is not keeping pace. Today’s shortage didn’t happen overnight.

And the unfortunate reality is the shortage of truck drivers is predicted to only worsen, causing major disruptions in the supply chain, massive delays and a slowdown in overall economic growth.

While there’s no single solution, trucking companies do have ways to alleviate the driver shortage.