Hours comment period extended to March 4

| February 15, 2011

FMCSA extended comment period from Feb. 28 and made corrections to proposal notice.

‘Safety Belts Save Lives’ — an art contest for the kids

| February 10, 2011

Here's an opportunity for the arts-prone grade-schooler in your life to show his/her stuff to the Commercial Vehicle Safety Belt Partnership, a wide a collaboration of the FMCSA and various work safety and law enforcement ...

Keeping up with hours of service

| February 10, 2011

Regulators have proposed an hours of service revision that many in the industry consider too complex. Read what’s going on and how to comment.

Court continues suspension of hours rule

Jill Dunn | February 02, 2011

A federal court has ordered the case that resulted in the current revision of hours-of-service to continue.

SpeakOut

Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2011

Yesteryears’ truck stops served professionals As a driver who started in 1964 and is still going strong in my 1996 Freightliner cabover, I remember well the Hungry Truck Café in Livermore, Calif., described in the December ...

Cool Reception

Todd Dills and Avery Vise | February 01, 2011

FMCSA’s proposed hours of service revision stirs criticisms.

FMCSA proposes to mandate onboard recorders

| February 01, 2011

All interstate commercial truck and bus carriers that use logbooks would have to use electronic onboard recorders under a proposed regulation.

FMCSA sets Feb. 17 HOS listening session

By Jill Dunn | January 28, 2011

FMCSA will hold a listening session on its hours-of-service proposal Feb. 17. Agency officials will take comments and questions online.

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