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 ...

FMCSA launches cross-border program

Jill Dunn | October 14, 2011

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration granted authority to one carrier and Mexico said it will remove tariffs against U.S. products.

FMCSA considers CDLs for hearing impaired

Jill Dunn | October 14, 2011

The National Association of the Deaf submitted applications on behalf of 21 drivers seeking exemptions.

Analyst expects hours rule changes

| October 13, 2011

FTR consultant said he hears FMCSA will propose to reduce driving and duty hours.

FMCSA: Mexican carrier passes review

Jill Dunn | October 13, 2011

FMCSA has named first Mexican carrier expected to receive provisional operating authority, but will extend review of a second applicant.

Cross-border trucking program advances

Jill Dunn | October 11, 2011

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration anticipates granting provisional authority to the first Mexican carrier in October.

FMCSA questions Mexican driver testing centers

| October 10, 2011

Agency reported concerns it found during visits at Mexican testing centers for the equivalent of a U.S. commercial driver’s license.

Feds to take comments on EOBR technology

Jill Dunn | October 07, 2011

A federal advisory group is accepting feedback before making recommendations for any future rulemaking.

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