FYI: TRUCKING NEWS IN BRIEF/The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index fell 4 percent in January after surging 6.4 percent in December.
Year's top owner-operator named, N.C., Virginia and Missouri in tolling program, FMCSA wants EOBR survey excluded and more industry news items are featured.
Research confirms safety benefits of using technology to electronically govern and limit the top speed of commercial trucks.
American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted truck tonnage index increased 5.5 percent in February from a year earlier.
NASSTRAC is intervening to defend the FMCSA ruling that maintains the daily driving time at 11 hours.
ATA laments decision by Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to hold trucking responsible in its CSA program for every truck-involved crash.
ATA questioned changes to the restart provision requiring it include two consecutive periods between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m.
Driver survey indicated enforcement officers make poor use of EOBR data, but carriers utilize the devices effectively to harass drivers.
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