OMG! SaDIP my dataQ

| December 17, 2009

The CSA 2010 webcast assaulted listeners with more acronyms per square inch than is legal under EPA or OSHA regs.

Two FMCSA rules take effect

| December 16, 2009

Regulations regarding new entrant safety assurance and intermodal equipment providers take effect this week.

Fed committee to meet on hours of service

Jill Dunn | December 07, 2009

The agency is gathering information and recommendations to provide advice on new hours requirements.

Feds field health questions

| December 03, 2009

FMCSA’s Medical CDL program will feed medical certification data directly to the CDL Information System database.


Overdrive staff | December 01, 2009

A safety program, hours-of-service rule, sleep apnea, medical marijuana a new 2010 engine, Class 8 truck orders, Pennsylvania's I 80 are in the news.

Agency overturns Boston hazmat ban

| November 18, 2009

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration rejected Boston’s de facto ban on hazmat hauling.


| November 01, 2009

DOT plans to ban trucker texting Truck and interstate bus drivers would be prohibited from using text messaging while driving under a rulemaking planned by the U.S. Department of Transportation. In addition, DOT plans to place ...

Senate committee approves Ferro

| October 29, 2009

A Senate committee approved the nomination of Anne Ferro to be administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.

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