employment

Board says FMCSA should gather driver employment history, give to carriers

| February 04, 2013

In what would essentially be another roadblock for drivers looking at finding a new driving job, the NTSB has recommended FMCSA to gather driver employment history and require carriers to use it.

Our EOBR gifts to Mexican carriers

| April 09, 2011

One of the curious aspects of the current cross-border trucking plan is the U.S. paying for Mexican trucks to be equipped with electronic onboard recorders.

Three weeks: FOIA turnaround for PSP information

| December 20, 2010

On November 23, I made note of an avenue toward gaining access to crash and inspection information contained on drivers' Pre-Employment Screening Program reports. Working through the official FMCSA contractor, the fee to obtain a ...

Trucking job losses slow

| December 07, 2009

Payroll employment among for-hire trucking companies in November dropped 0.2 percent.

7,500 trucking jobs lost in October

| November 16, 2009

Trucking employment is down 9.3 percent from October 2008.

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