electronic onboard recorders

EOBR debated over driver harassment

| February 07, 2012

The harassment issue may be the key consideration for the FMCSA, which aims to devise a rule that mandates electronic logging devices.

Speakout

Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2012

Truckers weigh in on beauty vs. efficiency, driver fatigue and the hours-of-service regulations.

Pulse

Max Heine | February 01, 2012

With the deeper incursions into driver scheduling that have accompanied new versions of the rule, conflicts with operational realities and individual rest cycles become more glaring.

Court sets new FMCSA deadline on recorder motion

Jill Dunn | January 27, 2012

Court granted extension to Feb. 21 for the FMCSA’s response to the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association’s motion.

FMCSA meeting to address sleep apnea

| January 23, 2012

Feb. 6 meeting will finalize recommendations of the joint subcommittee on obstructive sleep apnea.

Senate bill mandates EOBRs

Jill Dunn | December 09, 2011

Measure would give the federal transportation department authority to assess driver safety fitness.

Pulse

Max Heine | December 01, 2011

You might have noticed the powers that be are not striving to make your work environment more trouble-free next year.

Driver action on sleep apnea, CSA, EOBRs, cross-border trucking

| November 23, 2011

Regular readers will recall my post from last month following the first annual Truck Driver Social Media Convention, which spurred on driver advocate Frederick Schaffner to be a presence in D.C. at the November meeting ...

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