Transportation law specialist provided a rundown of public information available online about trucking companies.
The driver safety fitness rating has been on the backburner but is coming back through the upcoming highway bill.
A new law affecting medical certificates for CDL holders will begin implementation Jan. 30 and be phased in through 2014.
FMCSA on Oct. 28 announced it would not be able to publish the rule by that day's deadline. The deadline was extended to Nov. 28.
Bill now goes to House and Senate conference, where changes could be made before being sent to President Obama for his signature.
Cross border program starts, EEOC files suit against carriers, agency urges CSA driver ratings, Icahn buys a percentage of Navistar and more industry news items are featured.
FMCSA misses Oct. 28 target date transportation officials had indicated to a federal court.
Transportation secretary said comprehensive data and analysis on driver fatigue supports proposed changes.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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