Jill Dunn

Broker numbers fall following bond increase, broker group appealing mandate

| December 06, 2013

A broker trade association is appealing a new regulation that changed their minimum bond requirement from $10,000 to $75,000, which it says already has shut down 2,768 brokers not in compliance by Dec. 1 deadline.

Trucks parade for the holidays: Times, dates where trucks are the main attraction

| December 03, 2013

This season, truck owners will compete for prizes in Christmas parades where trucks are the main attraction.

Brokers lose court bid to stop Dec. 1 bond increase

| December 02, 2013

A federal court has denied a broker trade association’s motion to halt an increase in the surety bond from $10,000 to $75,000.

CARB sued for allegedly not disclosing defects of particulate filters

| November 25, 2013

A business group is suing California’s Air Resources Board over allegations it did not disclose known defects associated with the Diesel Particulate Filters required for trucks next year.

California delaying enforcement of retrofit deadline for truck owners

| November 22, 2013

California will delay enforcement of the next retrofit deadline for truckers who report certain efforts toward compliance by Jan. 31.

Driverless vehicles could be available in 10-20 years, testifiers tell Congress

| November 20, 2013

How close are self-driving (autonomous) vehicles? Close enough for Congress to start preparing, said a representative from General Motors.

Carrier ordered to pay four truckers $1.07M fired for participating in FMCSA audit

| November 19, 2013

The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered a North Carolina carrier to pay four former employees more than $1.07 million after it says the truckers were fired in violation of federal whistle blower protection laws.

Trucking group sues New York over where toll money goes

| November 18, 2013

The American Trucking Associations has sued the New York State Thruway Authority for diverting toll revenues to upkeep of the state's canals.

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