Year's top owner-operator named, N.C., Virginia and Missouri in tolling program, FMCSA wants EOBR survey excluded and more industry news items are featured.
Research confirms safety benefits of using technology to electronically govern and limit the top speed of commercial trucks.
Daimler Trucks North America is recalling more than 103,000 of its Class 8 trucks manufactured between 2006 and this year.
DTNA’s GHG14 compliance came a year ahead of the mandate for certification by the EPA and the Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The NHTSA also expects to issue a notice for a proposed rule to mandate speed limiting devices for heavy trucks.
The recommendation originally was issued Dec. 13, following NTSB’s meeting on a multi-vehicle Missouri accident.
Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks were using the same brake component that affected production of Navistar and Volvo Group trucks.
Apnea proposals could disqualify drivers, cell phone ban begins, Senate bill would mandate EOBRs, third Mexican carrier completes audit and more industry news items are featured.
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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