Congressman criticizes cross-border trucking plan

Jill Dunn | March 11, 2011

Peter DeFazio questioned how the cross-border plans will comply with federal pilot program rules and cross-border trucking appropriations provisions.

Congress extends transportation funds

| March 04, 2011

Extension will fund infrastructure and safety programs through September.

Budget includes $129B for transportation

| February 15, 2011

More than 55 separate highway programs would be streamlined into five core programs to eliminate overlap.

Keeping up with hours of service

| February 10, 2011

Regulators have proposed an hours of service revision that many in the industry consider too complex. Read what’s going on and how to comment.

DOT reaffirms distracted driving focus

| January 21, 2011

Safeway says its 1,525 truck drivers are prohibited from talking or texting on cell phones, or from using hands-free devices while driving.

SpeakOut

Ovderdrive Staff | January 05, 2011

Drivers weigh in on issues such as greenhouse gas emissions, low per-mile pay, CSA regulations and much more.

Most carriers unranked as CSA launches

| December 13, 2010

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.

Ghosts of violations past

| December 07, 2010

For owner-operator purposes, CSA 2010 started three years ago. That’s how far back your violations are taken into account.

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