Jill Dunn

OOIDA sues agency over violation appeals process

| May 24, 2013

OOIDA is suing the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for the second time in a year over its violation appeals process.

Maryland fuel taxes set to spike in July

| May 24, 2013

July 1, Maryland's sales tax rate on fuel purchases will start a several year increase, starting with a 1 percent rate July 1 and eventually moving to 5 percent in 2016.

N.C. House passes anti-tolling bill

| May 22, 2013

The North Carolina House of Representatives have approved a measure that would prohibit tolling existing Interstate lanes.

Latest Mexican applicants drawing concerns, questions

| May 21, 2013

The Owner-Operator Independent Driver Association is questioning a Mexican carrier’s application to the cross-border trucking pilot program, while other organizations are concerned over two new applicants.

‘Trucker spy’ found guilty in road incident

| May 21, 2013

A Tennessee jury has found a “trucker spy” guilty of attempted murder in the second degree of a trucker he was filming.

Washington troopers ride with truckers to target four-wheelers

| May 20, 2013

Seattle-area troopers are sharing trucker cabs to target unsafe four-wheel behavior around trucks through May 24.

Agency proposes eliminating zero-defect vehicle reports

| May 14, 2013

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration hopes to stop requiring that the industry submit and retain driver vehicle inspection reports when zero defects are indicated.

Congress proposes both freezing, expanding truck size and weight limits

| May 09, 2013

While the Department of Transportation has scheduled its first truck size and weight outreach session May 29, Congress has reintroduced opposing legislation — one bill would freeze the limits, another would expand them.

Stay Connected

Sign up to get Overdrive's daily newsletter.