Owner-Operators

2018-2019 Landstar Scholarship Applications

Applications for the Landstar Scholarship Fund for the 2018-19 academic school year are now available. The deadline to apply is March 5, 2018.

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The New Face of Trucking

Landstar owner-operator

Just 6 percent of drivers in the trucking industry are women and the industry goal is to double that percentage, according to the Women in Trucking (WIT) Association.

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Operation Safe Driver Week

operation safe driver week

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual “Operation Safe Driver Week” begins this week of October 15-21, 2017. The goal is to improve the driving behavior of all drivers – whether operating a commercial or passenger vehicle.

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September Star of Quality Awards

Star of Quality

When members of the Landstar family go above and beyond the call of duty, their extra efforts are recognized with Landstar’s Star of Quality Award.

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The Roadstar® Distinction

The Roadstar distinction is awarded to Landstar owner-operators recognized for their outstanding safety records and professionalism behind the wheel.

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National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Thank You BCOs!

NTDAW 2017

We appreciate professional truck drivers all year, but during this year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, from September 10-16, we’d like to show our gratitude to Landstar owner-operators by providing a free lunch.

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Million Mile Safe Driver Wins Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway

Dickie Penrod

Landstar gave away a brand new rig in the Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway powered by Comdata and Western Star.

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Landstar To Give Away Another Truck

Landstar Truck Giveaway

For the second time this year, Landstar is giving away a big rig to one of the more than 9,000 independent owner-operators leased to Landstar.

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Spencer Boys Transportation Lends a Hand

BCO benevolence fund

Landstar has always been my family, the agents I grew up knowing, and the BCOs we’ve worked with – they are my family,” says Spencer.

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All-Star Wins First Giveaway Truck of 2016

Frankie Hill

When Hill arrived at Landstar headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida, he couldn’t wait to drive his new truck – and the galaxy silver 2017 Peterbilt 579 sat in the back lot waiting for its new owner. 

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