High-risk carriers reviewed

Jill Dunn | April 24, 2011

FMCSA had used SafeStat to measure carrier safety, but replaced it with the Compliance, Safety, Accountability program on Dec. 12.

EOBRs controversy over the national airwaves missing extant/emerging solutions

| April 22, 2011

Wednesday, National Public Radio's "Morning Edition" program ran this piece on the issue of the proposed federal mandate for electronic on-board recorder use for hours-of-service monitoring. If it goes into effect, virtually all interstate haulers ...

DeFazio criticizes cross-border proposal

Jill Dunn | April 18, 2011

Congressman said Mexico’s safety standards do not equal those of the U.S. and Mexican carriers operating beyond the border zone will hurt jobs.

Exemption approved for metal coil haulers

| April 14, 2011

The FMCSA has granted a two-year exemption from certain cargo securement rules for motor carriers transporting metal coils.

FMCSA opens comment period on EOBR

| April 12, 2011

FMCSA will continue to accept and consider comments on all issues within the scope of the proposed electronic recorder rule.

Our EOBR gifts to Mexican carriers

| April 09, 2011

One of the curious aspects of the current cross-border trucking plan is the U.S. paying for Mexican trucks to be equipped with electronic onboard recorders.

FMCSA unveils cross-border trucking plan

Jill Dunn | April 09, 2011

Cross-border trucking project with Mexico will require fewer participants and equip participating Mexican trucks with GPS or electronic on-board recorders.

ATA supports electronic logs

| April 08, 2011

ATA said Compliance Safety Accountability program shows a link between compliance with hours-of-service rules and carrier safety performance.

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