Owner-operators have some strong words, an air force vet finds a third life in trucking, a demand for bee hive transport; plus Truck Gauge, Channel 19 and Truck Gallery are featured.
FMCSA took two hours' worth of testimony at the CVSA meeting in Bellevue, Wash., Thursday.
Bill Graves asked members on the surface transportation bill committee to require motor carriers to use EOBRs.
If you've not taken the opportunity to tell the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration your thoughts on just how electronic onboard recorders for hours-of-service monitoring are or will be used in the industry, today is ...
Many drivers expressed disdain for electronic onboard recorders and the intent to mandate them at an FMCSA listening session.
Driver harassment, the hours rule, Navistar's engine transision, sleep apnea regulations and more industry news items are featured.
Two-year $109-billion transportation bill includes funds for creating truck parking and an electronic onboard recorder mandate.
Driver survey indicated enforcement officers make poor use of EOBR data, but carriers utilize the devices effectively to harass drivers.
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