Compliance Safety Accountability

Owner-operator bags Victory Vegas Jackpot bike

| March 29, 2012

  The bike Long Haul Trucking-leased owner-operator Steve Wright is sitting on is a 2012 Victory Vegas Jackpot cycle that was the grand prize in a contest begun by the Albertville, Minn.-based carrier at the Mid-America ...

FMCSA offers preview of safety measurement changes

| March 27, 2012

These changes are the first in a series of improvements to the safety measurement system that FMCSA will make up to twice a year.

ATA questions crash accountability decision

| March 20, 2012

ATA laments decision by Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to hold trucking responsible in its CSA program for every truck-involved crash.

Overdrive trucks to NYC today

| March 15, 2012

Overdrive editor Max Heine and I are doing a little air-trucking this afternoon to NYC for the Jesse H. Neal awards banquet put on by American Business Media. My two-part feature on the Compliance, Safety, ...

FMCSA plans sessions on hours rule, CSA

| February 28, 2012

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will present several educational sessions in Louisville March 22-24.

FMCSA adds phone use violations to CSA

| February 03, 2012

Five texting and cell phone use violations will now contribute the highest (10 points) weighted severity to carriers’ numerical rankings.

Pulse

Max Heine | February 01, 2012

With the deeper incursions into driver scheduling that have accompanied new versions of the rule, conflicts with operational realities and individual rest cycles become more glaring.

What you may not know about the EOBR bill

| January 31, 2012

Since I reported on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's attempts to gain new regulatory authority over interstate drivers relative to the Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) program's now-internal Driver Safety Measurement System last summer, new ...

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