Accident blame, violation weighting and regional differences continue to plague CSA. No fix appears to be on the horizon.
Flatbed carriers will get some relief on their safety rating under a new change in how securement is weighted in the CSA program.
FMCSA official contends truck drivers do not get a CSA score, as do carriers.
Pack the right parts and inspect your truck diligently to avoid time-consuming, costly inspections.
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.
Driver data could go public, U.S. and Mexico sign trucking deal, broker regulatory bill reintroduced and other industry news items are featured.
Tweaks to an already complex hours rule show just how unattainable is the regulatory hours quest.
A long-haul cross-border Mexican trucking program is proposed, Dart buys Fil-More assets, trucking groups back ATA's appeal against the Port of Los Angeles and many other industry news items are featured.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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