Overdrive Staff

President Signs Transportation Spending Bill

President Bush signed the fiscal year 2002 appropriations bill for the Department of Transportation Dec. 18. The $59.6 billion bill, which cov...

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NAFTA Provisions

A safety examination must be completed before a Mexican carrier is granted conditional operating authority. The safety check must incl...

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Feds Finish Safety Visits

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration inspectors were expected to complete a massive safety review of hazardous materials carriers last ...

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Economic Limbo?

The economic news got bleaker in December as government economists released final numbers for third quarter 2001 gross domestic product that s...

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Finalists Named for Company Driver of the Year Contest

The Truckload Carriers Association and Truckers News recently announced the top 30 finalists for the Company Equipment Driver of the Ye...

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GATS Launches New Products Showcase

The New Products Showcase will be unveiled at the Great American Trucking Show Sept. 6-8 in Dallas. It will be the first products showcase f...

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NATSO To Hold Annual Convention

NATSO, a national trade association representing travel plaza and truckstop owners and operators, will hold its annual convention Feb. 14-15 a...

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Events

Feb. 13-15, NATSO Convention & Expo, Opryland Hotel & Convention Center, Nashville, Tenn., (888) ASK-NATSO or ...

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Former Trucker Writes Series on Driver Fatigue

Judy Thomas, a former trucker who is now a journalist, recently combined her two talents in an expose of one of the trucking industry's bigge...

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Truckers News looking for the Great American Trucking Family

Do people swear that your family bloodline must contain traces of diesel fuel? If so, we would love to hear from you. Truckers News...

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