FMCSA shuts down carrier

Jill Dunn | November 16, 2011

Agents issued order after concluding Gunthers Transport was an “imminent hazard to public safety.”

When burned-out lights glare

| November 11, 2011

The top equipment-related violation is lighting, according to a “CSA: One Year Later” panel discussion at the Commercial Carrier Journal Fall Symposium in Phoenix.

White House reviews hours rule

| November 02, 2011

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.

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | November 01, 2011

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.

Hours final rule delayed till Nov. 28

Jill Dunn | October 28, 2011

FMCSA misses Oct. 28 target date transportation officials had indicated to a federal court.

ATA rebuts LaHood on hours proposal research

| October 25, 2011

Transportation secretary said comprehensive data and analysis on driver fatigue supports proposed changes.

First Mexican truck crosses border

Jill Dunn | October 24, 2011

Mexico had approved three U.S. carriers to deliver beyond its border by Oct. 21, when the first Mexican carrier crossed into Laredo, Texas.

The limits of social media: More drivers needed in Washington meeting rooms

| October 21, 2011

The final moments of the panel discussion between attendees and presenters during the Truck Driver Social Media Convention in Tunica, Miss., Oct. 15, brought the point of the whole enterprise into inspired relief. Frederick Schaffner of ...

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