What you may not know about the EOBR bill

| January 31, 2012

Since I reported on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's attempts to gain new regulatory authority over interstate drivers relative to the Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) program's now-internal Driver Safety Measurement System last summer, new ...

FMCSA medical certificate rule begins

Jill Dunn | January 30, 2012

Truckers must keep paper copies of their medical examiner’s certificate with them for another two years until Jan. 30, 2014.

Is FMCSA putting back in the air what EPA takes out?

| January 30, 2012

New FMCSA rules require truckers to take a 30 minute break. What effect will this have on air quality?

Court sets new FMCSA deadline on recorder motion

Jill Dunn | January 27, 2012

Court granted extension to Feb. 21 for the FMCSA’s response to the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association’s motion.

Groups want hours of service case dismissed

Jill Dunn | January 24, 2012

Previous settlement agreement wanted to change 2008 hours of service rule.

FMCSA meeting to address sleep apnea

| January 23, 2012

Feb. 6 meeting will finalize recommendations of the joint subcommittee on obstructive sleep apnea.

Rich Wilson’s ‘state of the industry’; and MCSAC apnea update

| January 13, 2012

You're likely to remember Rich Wilson (pictured), former owner-operator and current regulatory manager with the Trans Products/Trans Services company, for his part in the Truck Driver Social Media Convention last fall, where he urged the ...

Focus on health coming

| January 12, 2012

Recommendations that could help frame a final rule regulating obstructive sleep apnea are in the works.

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