Another Hours session set

| March 22, 2010

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will hold the session March 26 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Louisville.

Safety belt use grows

| March 22, 2010

New data show 74 percent of commercial truck and bus drivers now are using their safety belts.

White House reviews cell phone use rule

| March 19, 2010

The U.S. Department of Transportation has drafted a proposed regulation that would ban text messaging and restrict cell phone use.

White House clears EOBR rule

| March 19, 2010

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is expected soon to publish the electronic onboard recorder rule.

Distracted driving needs uniform restrictions

| March 09, 2010

It’s a pity that it takes the heavy hand of government to ban practices that common sense would say are stupid, if not deadly. Such is the case with text messaging while driving, which the ...

CSA 2010 — questions of accountability, fairness

| March 04, 2010

A video interview with driver Steve Bugg about this Georgia-based carrier's experience in the CSA 2010 pilot test program. CSA 2010, set to go online nationwide, changes the model for safety rating and enforcement in ...

States may collect UCR fees

| March 03, 2010

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced that states may go ahead and collect 2010 UCR fees at the current fee structure.

FMCSA opens driver screening website

| February 25, 2010

Carriers can register to access a safety database that will be set up for screening applicants for driving jobs.

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