electronic onboard recorders

Could EOBRs solve the detention dilemma?

| May 04, 2012

EOBRs can give owner-operators a powerful tool when dealing with customers and the shipping/receiving facilities relative to detention time. Given that stopped time and location is easily retrievable with the systems, operators now have ready-made ...

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | May 01, 2012

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.

Owner-operators sound off on recorders, harassment

| April 27, 2012

FMCSA took two hours' worth of testimony at the CVSA meeting in Bellevue, Wash., Thursday.

ATA, OOIDA square off over EOBR mandate

| April 26, 2012

Bill Graves asked members on the surface transportation bill committee to require motor carriers to use EOBRs.

Speak out today in EOBR session

| April 26, 2012

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 ...

Operators vent over EOBR

| March 23, 2012

Many drivers expressed disdain for electronic onboard recorders and the intent to mandate them at an FMCSA listening session.

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | March 20, 2012

Driver harassment, the hours rule, Navistar's engine transision, sleep apnea regulations and more industry news items are featured.

Senate OKs transportation bill

| March 14, 2012

Two-year $109-billion transportation bill includes funds for creating truck parking and an electronic onboard recorder mandate.

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