DOT releases ‘Blueprint for Ending Distracted Driving’

| June 07, 2012

DOT offers a strategy to address the use of handheld cell phones behind the wheel to reduce risks of distracted driving.

GAO wants stronger oversight of highway partnerships

Jill Dunn | June 04, 2012

Federal Highway Administration partnerships with state transportation offices can pose risks, GAO says.

Bogan case: More reasons to choose a carrier carefully

| May 30, 2012

The Bogan case may be best viewed in the context of tried-and-true advice: be smart and choosy about who you run for. You never know when you may need the boss to go to bat ...

FMCSA extends public CSA comment period to July 30

| May 25, 2012

FMCSA has extended its public comment period 60 days.

The drones keep coming — for your freight?

| May 23, 2012

Apologies for a post-less Tuesday, which regular Channel 19 readers no doubt noticed. I had a mini-vacation with friends and family -- hearing news of the SpaceX launch in the auto on the way home ...

Ferro: Agency will propose EOBR rule

| May 22, 2012

Electronic onboard recorder proposal expected in late 2012 or early 2013.

Proposed rule would mandate stability system

| May 16, 2012

The DOT has proposed a federal motor vehicle safety standard to require electronic stability control systems on large commercial trucks.

DOT eliminates traffic sign replacement deadlines

| May 11, 2012

The U.S. DOT said it's doing away with 46 regulations on traffic signs to provide local governments with more flexibility.

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