Measure would give the federal transportation department authority to assess driver safety fitness.
You might have noticed the powers that be are not striving to make your work environment more trouble-free next year. A new, and likely more restrictive, hours of service rule is expected. Carriers are steadily adopting ...
A federal advisory group is accepting feedback before making recommendations for any future rulemaking.
Agency has updates on electronic recorders, hours of service and speed limiters on trucks.
A public meeting on May 31 will focus on technologies of electronic onboard recorders.
The annoying part of the logic behind buying EOBRs for Mexican carriers is how it reflects the paternalism and careless spending so rampant in Washington, D.C.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has won no trucker fans by planning to buy electronic onboard recorders for Mexican trucks.
Bills would mandate electronic on-board recorders and prevent CDL holders from continuing to drive trucks or buses after failing alcohol or drug tests.
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