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FMCSA examines other in-truck distractions

Jill Dunn | June 25, 2010

The agency has asked its Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee for ways to combat distracted driving.

Webinar: Driver shortage could persist

| June 25, 2010

A driver shortage is emerging but several factors are working against meeting the demand for drivers.

CSA testimony focuses on safety evaluations

Jill Dunn | June 24, 2010

Trucking representatives said the Comprehensive Safety Analysis 2010 is good in some regards, but they have concerns about how its data is used in safety evaluations.

Hearing set for CSA 2010

Jill Dunn | June 21, 2010

The hearing will be June 23 before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.

Congress eyes employee misclassification

Jill Dunn | June 18, 2010

U.S. and state officials have investigated misclassification in recent years, with industries such as trucking and construction drawing more scrutiny.

Truck electricity services expand

Jill Dunn | June 18, 2010

Several companies are providing truck electrification services in a market boosted by recent government grants, new or stricter idling laws and trucker demand.

Bill would strengthen freight broker oversight

Jill Dunn | June 16, 2010

The bill increases bond to $100,000 and applies the bonding requirement to freight forwarders.

'Widow Maker’ leads at SuperRigs

Jill Dunn | June 14, 2010

Todd Roccapriore won Best in Show and other honors with his custom-built 2004 Peterbilt 379.

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