Idaho police statewide will conduct an enforcement campaign to target impaired driving Nov. 19-27.
New regulations will increase truck cost, owner-operator pay expected to rise, natural gas trucks catching on and other industry news items are featured.
Dealers in Sioux City, Council Bluffs, Des Moines, Iowa, and Norfolk, Neb., are supporting the “Buckle Up In Your Truck” safety campaign.
The first-ever regulation for truck fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions, announced Aug. 9, is expected to cut diesel use by 4 gallons per 100 miles traveled by the time 2018 models are sold.
Agency is slightly relaxing its new stopping distance requirements for new truck tractors at lower initial speeds.
A new law will require truck drivers traveling in New York City to mount front-end mirrors.
Owner-operator pay to rise, researcher trashes hour studies, Shell selects SuperRigs trucks, groups push for safer trucks and many more industry news items are featured.
ATA and OOIDA called on the federal government to research how standards for crashworthiness for heavy trucks could benefit truckers.
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