The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry rose 0.5 percent in February, according to DOT numbers.
FMCSA says New Jersey-based J&A Transportation posed an imminent hazard to public safety and ordered it to close its operations.
DOT says the dollar amount requested in grant applications far exceeds the amount set aside for the program.
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.
On the heels of the Department of Transportation's proposed rule to ban handheld cell phone use by commercial drivers, I've been hearing from haulers who object to being singled out on the issue, as seems ...
In the area of emissions, the regs tend to roll from California to the rest of the country; in safety/in-cab technology, though, quite a lot has sailed west across the big Atlantic pond in recent ...
We couldn't help but chuckle here at Overdrive HQ when we saw a particular press release blast from the U.S. Department of Transportation's halls a couple weeks back now. Its title, "Latest Survey Shows DOT ...
FMCSA's rule requires onboard recorders for carriers shown in a single audit to be in serious hours-of-service noncompliance.
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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