electronic logbook

E-logs, driver database, vehicle reports on FMCSA’s agenda

An rule mandating use of electronic logs is still slated to be proposed in November, the DOT said this week. It also expects to publish the drug and alcohol clearinghouse rule later this year.

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Agency studying whether EOBRs can be used to harass drivers

FMCSA is requesting comment on a proposed survey examining driver harassment and coercion related to electric onboard recorders.

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Groups press Congress for electronic log mandate

ATA and others continue their march for a national electronic log mandate.

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CVSA examines EOBRs

Though CVSA examined EOBRs and speed limiters last week, it does not know yet when it will make a formal recommendation on the devices.

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Tank carriers support EOBR

National Tank Truck Carriers said it voted to support the electronic logging mandate last July.

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FMCSA proposes to mandate onboard recorders

All interstate commercial truck and bus carriers that use logbooks would have to use electronic onboard recorders under a proposed regulation.

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Trucker-friendly iPhone application

UDrove is an online service and smartphone application that helps truckers keep a log, track mileage for tax purposes, record fuel and business expenses and electronically submit reports and documents.

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