Three organizations representing motor carriers asked a federal appeals court on Tuesday, Nov. 29, to block implementation of the Comprehensive Safety Analysis 2010 initiative.
A federal court has denied the American Trucking Associations’ request to expedite its appeal in its lawsuit against the Port of Los Angeles.
Anne Ferro of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said commercial truck drivers’ life expectancy is 16 years less than the general population.
The center includes the Mack Museum and Heritage Center, filled with Mack vehicles dating back to 1905.
The state will post 70 mph speed limits on 61 percent of the state’s rural Interstates by Dec. 31.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has granted three petitions submitted by the American Trucking Associations.
California Air Resources Board is considering delaying particulate matter rules from 2011 to 2012 and truck replacement from 2013 to 2015.
Highway fatalities, which account for nearly 95 percent of all transportation deaths, decreased from 37,423 in 2008 to 33,808 in 2009.
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