cross-border trucking program

FMCSA says it’s addressing cross-border program concerns

Jill Dunn | September 08, 2011

The audit reported the agency had adequate border inspections, but more action is necessary to meet U.S. regulations and standards.

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Overdrive Staff | June 02, 2011

Hours comment deadline extended, lawmakers protest cross-border plan, bill would allow truck safety tax credit, FMCSA issues CDL amendments and other industry news items are featured.

DeFazio criticizes cross-border proposal

Jill Dunn | April 18, 2011

Congressman said Mexico’s safety standards do not equal those of the U.S. and Mexican carriers operating beyond the border zone will hurt jobs.

New Cross-Border Plan

Jill Dunn | April 01, 2011

First Mexican trucks expected this year under plan with extra safety measures.

U.S. will pay for EOBR on Mexican trucks

Jill Dunn | March 10, 2011

The EOBR with GPS will aid in monitoring Mexican carriers, but the agency must consistently monitor these EOBR devices, the agency said.

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Overdrive Staff | March 01, 2011

A capacity shortage, a fatigue inspection, a new tax requirement and highway heroes are among the featured news items.

Farmers meet with LaHood over Mexican tariffs

Jill Dunn | September 10, 2010

Washington state farmers urged transportation secretary to advance a cross-border trucking program with Mexico.

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Overdrive Staff | September 01, 2010

Freight plan bill favors rail, bill would increase truck weight, a milestone truck is delivered, carrier safety rataings are available and much more industry news items are featured.

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