Safeway says its 1,525 truck drivers are prohibited from talking or texting on cell phones, or from using hands-free devices while driving.
Drivers weigh in on issues such as greenhouse gas emissions, low per-mile pay, CSA regulations and much more.
Fewer than 14 percent of active motor carriers are ranked in any of the five safety categories within the new Safety Measurement System the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration made public Dec. 12.
For owner-operator purposes, CSA 2010 started three years ago. That’s how far back your violations are taken into account.
Federally mandated changes to the design of local/state governments' corner road signs -- requiring mixed capital/lower-case type treatment with more reflective lettering, in effect a complete overhaul of existing signs the nation over by 2018 ...
At least three industry organizations are planning to file a lawsuit seeking to block or delay disclosure of certain data that could misrepresent carriers’ safety record.
The U.S. Department of Transportation announced the addition of three new participating lenders in its Short Term Lending Program.
The White House Office of Management and Budget is expected to release proposed rulemaking on hours of service by Nov. 26.
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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