Headline News

Senate bill mandates EOBRs

Jill Dunn | December 09, 2011

Measure would give the federal transportation department authority to assess driver safety fitness.

Third Mexican carrier completes preliminary audit

Jill Dunn | December 05, 2011

FMCSA has granted operating authority to one of three Mexico-based carriers that cleared Pre-Authority Screening Audits.

TransCore freight index up in October

| November 15, 2011

North American Freight Index climbed 39 percent last month compared with October 2010.

Medical certificate changes begin Jan. 30

Jill Dunn | November 04, 2011

A new law affecting medical certificates for CDL holders will begin implementation Jan. 30 and be phased in through 2014.

White House reviews hours rule

| November 02, 2011

FMCSA on Oct. 28 announced it would not be able to publish the rule by that day's deadline. The deadline was extended to Nov. 28.

First Mexican truck crosses border

Jill Dunn | October 24, 2011

Mexico had approved three U.S. carriers to deliver beyond its border by Oct. 21, when the first Mexican carrier crossed into Laredo, Texas.

FMCSA launches cross-border program

Jill Dunn | October 14, 2011

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration granted authority to one carrier and Mexico said it will remove tariffs against U.S. products.

Feds to take comments on EOBR technology

Jill Dunn | October 07, 2011

A federal advisory group is accepting feedback before making recommendations for any future rulemaking.

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