According to one transportation executive, automation is already embedded within the trucking industry and is continuously being developed to make the industry safer.
For the trucking industry, automation has helped to make the jobs of truckers as they’re on the road safer as it protects them from traffic issues.
And automation continues to evolve for the trucking industry, according to Dale Decker, executive vice president of Decker Truck Line Inc. in Fort Dodge.
Decker said most people aren’t even aware that automation exists.
“We’ve been a part of it without knowing,” he said, adding that most common methods of automation are part of trucker’s daily lives. […]