Federal Highway Administration

Overlooked niches

Max Kvidera | August 01, 2010

Advanced handling. Extra-heavy labor. Elaborate LTL logistics. Special hauls often require moreof an owner-operator than ordinary loads, but the financial rewards compensate well.

Tunnel comments sought

| July 22, 2010

The Federal Highway Administration has proposed a new rule to establish standards for federal tunnel inspections.

Hourly driver pay remains rare

Jill Dunn | June 08, 2010

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill recommended researching hourly pay’s effect on trucker safety at a recent Senate hearing.

Highway agency creates online traffic-tracking tool

| May 27, 2010

The Federal Highway Administration system identifies traffic chokepoints using data from thousands of trucks.

Project starts on I-95 toll plaza

| May 17, 2010

An estimated $45 million in construction will be on the toll plaza near the Delaware/Maryland state line.

Road poll: The good, the bad, the better

Max Kvidera | February 01, 2010

Familiar freeways top the rankings of best, worst and most improved roads in Overdrive survey

Truck-related deaths decline

| January 21, 2010

The truck-involved fatality rate in 2008 declined 12.3 percent to 1.86 per 100 million miles.

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