Truck Drivers Needed: Truck driver shortage nationwide amid the pandemic

Posted at 7:53 AM, Apr 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-05 07:53:46-04

The pandemic caused millions of people to lose their jobs, part of Fox 4's commitment to you. It is to provide the tools necessary to help you find work.

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The pandemic has caused manufacturing hubs to shut down and shifted the demand for long-haul truck drivers.

Manufacturers hope of a recent spike in demand for truckers and the corresponding pay increase will lure more people back onto the roads and help close that gap.

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