electronic on-board recorders

FMCSA unveils cross-border trucking plan

Jill Dunn | April 09, 2011

Cross-border trucking project with Mexico will require fewer participants and equip participating Mexican trucks with GPS or electronic on-board recorders.

FMCSA sends CSA warning letters to carriers

| March 15, 2011

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration recently sent warning letters to 23,000 carriers that need to address areas of compliance.

EOBR comment period extended to May 23

| March 10, 2011

At the request of outside groups, the FMCSA has extended the comment period by 45 days to May 23.

U.S. will pay for EOBR on Mexican trucks

Jill Dunn | March 10, 2011

The EOBR with GPS will aid in monitoring Mexican carriers, but the agency must consistently monitor these EOBR devices, the agency said.

Electronic recorder bill introduced in Congress

Jill Dunn | October 01, 2010

Commercial Driver Compliance Improvement Act would mandate electronic on-board recorders for commercial vehicles.

FMCSA hearings planned

Jill Dunn | June 04, 2010

Hearings will be on on several areas including hours of service, electronic on-board recorders and household movers.

Trucking through hours-of-service flexibility and EOBRs

| April 05, 2010

With a new rule mandating electronic on-board recorders for a boosted number of hours-of-service (HOS) noncompliant carriers, the ongoing HOS listening sessions and FMCSA review of the current hours rule and the expectation among industry parties ...

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