Overdrive Staff

Trucker Wins $2,500 for Book on OTR Experience

Florida-based Eaton Literary Agency awarded South Carolina trucker Brian E. Scott the 2002 book-length award and $2,500 for "Tarnished...

Read More

FMCSA Conducting 700 Hazmat Security Checks

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will visit 700 hazardous waste transporters by October 2004 to check security measures ...

Read More

Criticism Changes Super Bowl Ad

A multi-million-dollar ad for employment website Monster.com that aired during this year's Super Bowl and sparked criticism from the t...

Read More

GATS Offers On-Site Truck Parking

The Great American Trucking Show will provide free, on-site truck parking at its annual convention in Dallas, Sept. 26-28. The Reun...

Read More

Court Ruling Delays Border Opening

A federal appeals court has ordered the Department of Transportation to study what impact Mexican trucks will have on the environment b...

Read More

Eaton Plans to Consolidate Operations

Eaton Corp. will close or consolidate certain operations as part of combining Boston Weatherhead's business into Eaton's Fluid Power ...

Read More

Hazmat Transport Banned in New Massachusetts Tunnels

Hazardous cargo is banned in three new tunnels in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts State Police will post troopers throughout the tu...

Read More

Graves Tells NATSO that ATA Will 'Stand Down' on Commercialization

The American Trucking Associations will no longer support commercialization along interstates as a way to gain additional truck parking...

Read More

EPA OKs Caterpillars ACERT System

The Environmental Protection Agency has certified Caterpillar's new engine technology. Caterpillar Inc. made the announcement in Janua...

Read More

Drivers of the Year

The Truckload Carriers Association and Truckers News will announce the Company Equipment Driver of the Year at TCA's annual convention...

Read More