Association letter pointed to newly available data about the trucking industry’s safety performance in arguing against change.
Agents issued order after concluding Gunthers Transport was an “imminent hazard to public safety.”
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.
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.
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.
Mexico had approved three U.S. carriers to deliver beyond its border by Oct. 21, when the first Mexican carrier crossed into Laredo, Texas.
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