Suspension of hours rules extended

| May 14, 2010

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has extended its temporary lifting of HOS rules for haulers of some emergency supplies because of the oil spill.

Ferro: Many ways to cut fatigue in crashes

| May 12, 2010

Administrator said reduced fatigue could be accomplished through research, programs, events, education, and targeted outreach and intervention.

FMCSA starts driver pre-employment program

Jill Dunn | May 11, 2010

The program allows carriers the option of accessing driver inspection and crash records before hiring.

Hours rules lifted for oil spill

Jill Dunn | April 30, 2010

Federal officials temporarily lifted hours-of-service rules for haulers of some emergency supplies to four southeast coastal states.

ATA: Study crash causes

| April 29, 2010

Addressing risk factors would improve safety, trade group executive says.

Tonight: CSA 2010 round robin, webinar on gaining authority

| April 28, 2010

A message yesterday from the folks with AsktheTrucker.com about their online radio show, Truth About Trucking, scheduled for 5 p.m. EST this afternoon, detailed the 40 questions the program hopes to answer about CSA 2010 ...

UCR fees almost doubled

| April 28, 2010

The minimum fee, which applies to a one-truck operation or to a broker or freight forwarder, will go from $39 to $76.

Flex time — ATA lays down support for sleeper berth/HOS flexibility in comments to feds

| April 22, 2010

The latest wrinkle in the ongoing debate over potential changes to trucking hours-of-service regulations, for which so many drivers have offered various proposals for injecting flexibility into the system, is the biggest trucking-company organization in ...

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