Owner-Operators

Agency changes hours docs policy

| June 04, 2010

The FMCSA will relieve carriers that use electronic mobile communications of maintaining other supporting documents to verify driver logs.

FTR: Truck orders off in May

| June 04, 2010

Class 8 truck total net orders for all major North American OEMs were at 12,903 units, a 9.8 percent decline from April.

From fuel price ‘nightmares’ to trucking book

| June 04, 2010

Writer Mary Richardson, whom Atlanta-based Creative Loafing describes as a former editor with the Truckers Connection publication, had what she describes as "nightmares" during relatively modest spikes in fuel prices during the year 2006, shortly after she ...

FMCSA hearings planned

Jill Dunn | June 04, 2010

Hearings will be on on several areas including hours of service, electronic on-board recorders and household movers.

California refrigerated unit appeal denied

Jill Dunn | June 04, 2010

An appeals court has denied the American Trucking Associations’ request for rehearing challenging CARB authority.

I-435 work to slow traffic

| June 03, 2010

Nighttime pavement recycling operations on I-435 in the Kansas City, Mo., area will reduce traffic to one lane.

Former Mississippi state troopers indicted

| June 03, 2010

They were indicted on multiple counts of making false statements related to commercial driver’s licenses.

Owner-operator wins sweepstakes

| June 03, 2010

Owner-operator Randy Young, of Melba, Idaho, won tickets in a sweepstakes to a Tracy Lawrence concert and to a NASCAR race, the Iowa 80 Group Service Centers announced. Young won two backstage passes to Lawrence’s concert ...

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