Letter to Obama says proposal would be an unnecessary and costly regulatory burden on truckers, given the improved record of truck safety.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration appears likely to issue an hours-of-service final rule by its Oct. 28 deadline
The audit reported the agency had adequate border inspections, but more action is necessary to meet U.S. regulations and standards.
The Teamsters and Public Citizen petitioned a federal appeals court to review the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s plans.
FMCSA has received numerous inquiries from carriers about pushy attempts to sell products such as logbooks.
CSA model enables the agency and its state partners to contact more carriers earlier to correct safety problems.
From fighting for enhanced freedom to haul in its early days to stressing smart business practices later, Overdrive has championed the owner-operator’s concerns.
Truckers should use fuel-efficient, properly mounted tires that suit the hauls they carry, experts said during a tire technology seminar.
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