Panel discusses response to CSA, hours of service

Kathleen Buccleugh | August 25, 2011

A panel of three fleet executives discussed Thursday morning the changing outlook of the trucking industry during the Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference in Dallas. CSA regulations, electronic on-board recorders, hours of service and driver recruitment have ...

Survey: Drivers concerned about CSA

| August 11, 2011

Report shows how CSA has exerted an influence on the daily lives of commercial drivers.

A window on FMCSA’s CSA driver-enforcement authority goals

| August 10, 2011

I thought I'd share a document leaked earlier in the year -- specifically in May, and to the Transportation Weekly publication -- that purported to be a draft highway bill whose genesis was within the ...

Survey seeks CSA comments

| July 13, 2011

American Transportation Research Institute has launched a survey to identify Compliance Safety Accountability impacts.

Report: FMCSA wants to release driver safety data

| July 06, 2011

The agency is seeking increased regulatory authority over drivers via the next highway reauthorization bill, GAO says.

Proper Inflation

Max Kvidera | July 01, 2011

Maintaining the ideal air pressure is the most important step in keeping tires in peak operating condition.

Driver accountability under CSA: a video talk with owner-operator Robert Shumate

| May 26, 2011

I met Robert Shumate researching my two-part feature on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's Compliance, Safety, Accountability program, in the April and May editions of Overdrive. In the vid, selected from the in-person portion ...

CSA Part 2: Maintaining your equipment

Todd Dills | May 01, 2011

Now more than ever, you’re responsible for what you drive, including company trailers. Take control of maintenance with robust inspection procedures and self-education to avoid inspection hassles.

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