The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has ordered JBS Carriers to put EOBRs on its more than 700 trucks by March.
The proposed national fuel economy and greenhouse gas reduction standards, electronic on-board recorders, CAT vocational trucks and a Hoover Dam bridge are among the trucking issues featured.
A federal agency had scheduled proposed rule for Nov. 4 publication date and planned to allow public comment until Jan. 4.
FMCSA plans to issue a proposed rule by the end of this year on supporting documents for hours-of-service compliance.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration sent its proposed hours-of-service rule to the Secretary of Transportation.
The FMCSA will relieve carriers that use electronic mobile communications of maintaining other supporting documents to verify driver logs.
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.
Federal officials temporarily lifted hours-of-service rules for haulers of some emergency supplies to four southeast coastal states.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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