FMCSA

Most carriers unranked as CSA launches

Fewer than 14 percent of active motor carriers are ranked in any of the five safety categories within the new Safety Measurement System the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration made public Dec. 12.

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Ghosts of violations past

For owner-operator purposes, CSA 2010 started three years ago. That’s how far back your violations are taken into account.

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Agency defends CSA 2010

FMCSA claims similar data have been available for more than a decade.

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Agency to take comments on port sticker rule

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has been asked to determine if federal law preempts Port of New York/New Jersey rule.

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ATA seeks more CSA changes

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said it won’t implement the new system until at least Dec. 12.

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Company to offer CSA 2010 driver scorecards

Vigillo will offer all drivers in their system access to their own scorecard free of charge.

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Groups sue to block CSA 2010

Three organizations representing motor carriers asked a federal appeals court on Tuesday, Nov. 29, to block implementation of the Comprehensive Safety Analysis 2010 initiative.

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New rules address ABS, turbos

Two equipment rules – one which makes permanent an existing requirement for antilock brake systems, the other regarding turbochargers – are now federal regulations.

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Save $10 on CSA 2010

How to request your Pre-Employment Screening Program data from FMCSA without paying the PSP contractor. Visit http://fmcsa.dot.gov/foia Make your request in writing and include your name, address, and a telephone number via the snail mail address noted on the above web page or via fax at (202) 385-2335 or email at foia@fmcsa.dot.gov. Be certain to... *Specify that you are looking for data ...

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Hours proposal timeline set

The White House Office of Management and Budget is expected to release proposed rulemaking on hours of service by Nov. 26.

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