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Online sources offer trucking information

| November 09, 2011

Transportation law specialist provided a rundown of public information available online about trucking companies.

White House reviews hours rule

| November 02, 2011

FMCSA on Oct. 28 announced it would not be able to publish the rule by that day's deadline. The deadline was extended to Nov. 28.

Two calls this week highlight driver advocacy efforts in D.C.

| November 02, 2011

Scott Grenerth with Trucking Solutions Group today Those of you who've read this blog with any regularity are probably well familiar with Fikes-leased owner-operator Scott Grenerth (pictured with a new custom-designed bike at the Great ...

The Name Game

Lucinda Coulter | November 01, 2011

Online opportunities join old-school methods as ways for independents to build a reputation and draw clients.

LogBook

Overdrive Staff | November 01, 2011

Cross border program starts, EEOC files suit against carriers, agency urges CSA driver ratings, Icahn buys a percentage of Navistar and more industry news items are featured.

Friday Channel 19 news round-up: Cross-border trucking; ‘driver shortage’; and the 1 on the 53 and the 99

| October 28, 2011

Separate but not equal That separation could be diminishing when it comes to U.S. and Mexican tucking, now that a new pilot program for cross-border long haul is under way.  In the wake of the Oct. ...

Hours final rule delayed till Nov. 28

Jill Dunn | October 28, 2011

FMCSA misses Oct. 28 target date transportation officials had indicated to a federal court.

Cross-border trucking opponents meet at border

Jill Dunn | October 19, 2011

The first Mexican carrier approved for program participation is expected to make its first delivery under the new program as early as Oct. 21.

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