onboard recorders

E-log mandate publication date pushed back again, now expected April 9

| March 11, 2014

A proposed rule mandating Electronic Logging Devices (aka Electronic Onboard Recorders) is now projected to be published April 9, according to a monthly report from the Department of Transportation, who has been pushing back the ...

E-log mandate on track as agency tries to tackle driver coercion

| September 17, 2013

A proposed rule mandating the use of electronic onboard recorders is still on track for November publication, while the agency is taking steps to mitigate driver coercion.

E-logs, driver database, vehicle reports on FMCSA’s agenda

| July 24, 2013

An rule mandating use of electronic logs is still slated to be proposed in November, the DOT said this week. It also expects to publish the drug and alcohol clearinghouse rule later this year.

CVSA examines EOBRs

| May 04, 2012

Though CVSA examined EOBRs and speed limiters last week, it does not know yet when it will make a formal recommendation on the devices.

FMCSA opens floor for driver commentary on EOBRs

| April 25, 2012

FMCSA announced it will hold a listening session April 26, in Bellevue, Wash., to gather public commentary on EOBRs and driver harassment.

Pulse

Max Heine | December 01, 2011

You might have noticed the powers that be are not striving to make your work environment more trouble-free next year.

SpeakOut

Overdrive Staff | August 01, 2010

Truckers weigh in on onboard recorders, old-time truckers and shortages in overnight truck parking.

Pulse: Bloodless revolution

Max Heine | May 02, 2010

Bloodless revolution By Max Heine, Editorial Director News of the electronic onboard recorder mandate for reckless carriers suggests even bigger news – that the order is but a stepping stone toward requiring EOBRs for all carriers. That ...

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