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Illinois OKs temp licenses for illegal immigrants

| January 11, 2013

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn soon is expected to sign legislation that will allow residents to apply for driver’s licenses, regardless of immigration status.

FMCSA medical certificate rule begins

Jill Dunn | January 30, 2012

Truckers must keep paper copies of their medical examiner’s certificate with them for another two years until Jan. 30, 2014.

Focus on health coming

| January 12, 2012

Recommendations that could help frame a final rule regulating obstructive sleep apnea are in the works.

Class action CDL suit against Swift continues

Jill Dunn | January 09, 2012

The plaintiffs are graduates of Swift Academy who received a Tennessee CDL between May 2005 and February 2008.

CDL changes start Jan. 30

Jill Dunn | November 14, 2011

Truckers must keep paper copies of their medical examiner’s certificate with them while driving for another two years.

FMCSA questions Mexican driver testing centers

| October 10, 2011

Agency reported concerns it found during visits at Mexican testing centers for the equivalent of a U.S. commercial driver’s license.

FMCSA awards $5M in grants to Kansas

| October 03, 2011

Federal grants for Kansas are aimed to improve truck and bus safety across the state.

Breaking Free

Todd Dills | September 01, 2011

From fighting for enhanced freedom to haul in its early days to stressing smart business practices later, Overdrive has championed the owner-operator’s concerns.

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