Trade with Canada, Mexico up

| November 30, 2011

Surface transportation trade among the three countries increased 13.8 percent in September over September 2010.

Revision of hours rule gets postponed again

| November 29, 2011

FMCSA said that it expects to issue the final rule within the next 30 days.

ATA rebuts LaHood on hours proposal research

| October 25, 2011

Transportation secretary said comprehensive data and analysis on driver fatigue supports proposed changes.

DOT to speed up paperwork for 3 highway projects

| October 12, 2011

Projects will be expedited through permitting and environmental review processes to improve the efficiency of federal reviews.

FMCSA warns about phony marketing tactics

Jill Dunn | September 02, 2011

FMCSA has received numerous inquiries from carriers about pushy attempts to sell products such as logbooks.

DOT updates rules timetable

Jill Dunn | August 12, 2011

Agency has updates on electronic recorders, hours of service and speed limiters on trucks.

DOT funds for Iowa

| July 28, 2011

$2 million in emergency money goes to the Iowa Department of Transportation to reimburse the state for work done on federal-aid highways.

DOT steps up carrier inspections

| July 19, 2011

FMCSA has cracked down on unsafe carriers through surprise inspections, full compliance reviews and enforcement actions.

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