Safety Measurement System

FMCSA wants feedback on 5-year safety plan

Jill Dunn | June 30, 2011

Safety improvement proposal is aimed at removing high-risk drivers and carriers from operation.

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Overdrive Staff | May 01, 2011

A cross-border plan is detailed, a Navy vet is named Back on the Road winner, owner-operator is named Goodyear Highway Hero, Trucker Buddy recognizes pen pals and more industry news items are featured.

Agency settles carrier safety website suit

Avery Vise | March 09, 2011

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration settled with three trucking associations over information published on the CSA website.

One driver’s war: Taming CSA and the DataQs challenge process

| March 03, 2011

I finally got the the opportunity to meet Boonville, Ind.-based driver Ed Webb (pictured) in person yesterday afternoon at the newly reopened downtown TA here in Nashville (speaking of which, Aaron Tippen's performing tomorrow morning ...

FMCSA posts warning letter ‘tipsheet’ online

| March 01, 2011

The warning letter provides instructions for accessing motor carrier safety data in the Safety Measurement System.

Does less mean more? Driver pay in the CSA era

| January 26, 2011

My feature in the January edition of Truckers News investigated a dynamic more and more fleets and their drivers are seeing coming to fruition as freight markets slowly return and, consequently, recruiting staffs expand and ...

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Overdrive Staff | January 04, 2011

CSA rankings, a weight pilot program, use of heavier trucks and a new hours rule proposal are among the industry news items featured.

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Overdrive Staff | November 01, 2010

The proposed national fuel economy and greenhouse gas reduction standards, electronic on-board recorders, CAT vocational trucks and a Hoover Dam bridge are among the trucking issues featured.

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