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FMCSA broadens ability to revoke authority from carriers who repeatedly violate safety regs

| January 22, 2014

FMCSA has published a final rule expanding its ability to shut down motor carriers who display a pattern of "egregious disregard" for compliance with federal safety rules. The rule will become effective Feb. 21.

Three trucking companies’ authority revoked for safety, commercial violations

| July 17, 2013

After months-long investigations into three Chicago-area moving companies, the Federal Motor Carrier Administration announced it has revoked authority for all three.

Agency orders Colorado fleet to cease operation due to vehicle condition

| June 18, 2013

A Colorado construction debris hauling fleet, E & K Trucking, has been issued an imminent hazard out-of-service order.

Agency orders Colorado trucking company to cease operation

| May 24, 2013

After it uncovered a litany of regulatory violations, FMCSA has issued an imminent hazard out-of-service order to Colorado-based trucking company GD Cars.

Mexican bus carrier ordered to cease U.S. operation

| May 15, 2013

Still in the midst of its "Quick Strike" operation started last month, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has ordered Mexican-based bus company Autobuses Zacatecanos to cease all operations in the U.S.

Four ‘chameleon’ trucking companies ordered to shut down

| April 25, 2013

The four companies were using the same trucks, drivers and managers yet operating under four different names.

DOT shuts down ‘chameleon’ horse transporter

| August 31, 2012

Tennessee-based truck company ordered to immediately cease all interstate transportation based on evidence that it was a chameleon operation for a company previously shut down by the agency.

DOT orders shutdown of Demco Express

| May 26, 2012

FMCSA has ordered Demco Express, employer of the U.S. driver detained in Mexico, to shut down its operation immediately.

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