Heavy Duty Trucking

AUG 2014

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80 HDT • AUGUST 2014 www.truckinginfo.com Drivers According to a recent survey from CK Commercial Vehicle Research, driver shortage is increasingly impacting fleet operations. SOURCE: CKCVR FLEET SENTIMENT REPORT DATA 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 No Future Now Q2 14 Q1 14 Q4 13 Q2 13 Q1 13 Q4 12 Q3 12 Q2 12 Q1 12 Q4 11 Q3 11 Q2 11 Is Driver Shortage Affecting Class 8 Fleets? No Future Now 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 Q2 11 Q3 11 Q4 11 Q1 12 Q1 12 Q2 12 Q2 12 Q3 12 Q4 12 Q4 12 Q1 14 Q2 14 Currently affecting fleets Will affect fleets in future Not affecting fleets Driver Turnover at Private Fleets 2005 2009 2006 2010 2007 2011 2008 2013 2012 0 50 80 110 10 60 90 120 30 20 70 100 130 Driver Turnover at Private Fleets Large TL Carriers Small TL Carriers 40 Large truckload carriers have the highest turnover, and hit an all-time high of 136% in the fourth quarter of 2005. Private fleets, however, report exceptional retention and turnover performance — 11.3% last year with an average retention of 11.8 years. Less-than-truckload fleets, not shown here, had an 11% turnover rate in 2013. SOURCE: NATIONAL PRIVATE TRUCK COUNCIL 2013 BENCHMARKING SURVEY AND ATA AMERICAN TRUCKING TRENDS 2014

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