The committee is developing suggestions for the agency to define safety violations by motor carrier management.
The Compliance, Safety, Accountability program is finally under way. Major Mark Savage will explain how it affects your day-to-day operations in a March 22 webinar.
FMCSA has proposed to establish and maintain a National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration recently sent warning letters to 23,000 carriers that need to address areas of compliance.
Most carriers will continue cargo insurance because customers will require it.
The agency wants $78 million for CSA in fiscal 2012, much of that for 696 positions, 98 of which are new jobs to fully implement CSA.
At the request of outside groups, the FMCSA has extended the comment period by 45 days to May 23.
The EOBR with GPS will aid in monitoring Mexican carriers, but the agency must consistently monitor these EOBR devices, the agency said.
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