Jill Dunn

Broker numbers fall following bond increase, broker group appealing mandate

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.

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

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

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Brokers lose court bid to stop Dec. 1 bond increase

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.

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CARB sued for allegedly not disclosing defects of particulate filters

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.

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California delaying enforcement of retrofit deadline for truck owners

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

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

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

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

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.

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Trucking group sues New York over where toll money goes

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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Comments sought on latest Mexican cross-border carrier applicant

Those interested in commenting on Road Machinery’s Pre-Authorization Safety Audit must include the notice’s Federal Docket Management System No., FMCSA-2011-0097.

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N.Y. indicts 11 DMV employees for CDL testing fraud

Eleven employees of New York’s Department of Motor Vehicles have received indictments for participation in a fraudulent CDL testing scheme.

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