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The economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to be felt throughout the supply chain, and a recent report reveals that Southern California’s port trucking industry is failing to provide drivers with necessary protections. The report, Cargo in Crisis: Covid-19’s Impact on Southern California Port Truck Drivers, released by Change to Win last week, found that over 80% of port…

The latest expose by USA Today examines the horrendous safety record of the port trucking industry. Entitled, "Asleep at the wheel: Companies risk lives by putting sleep-deprived port truckers on the road," it documents how port trucking companies coerce their drivers into working far beyond safe driving limits, causing dangerous crashes and threatening many lives. Given the frightening stories described…

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