trucking safety

FMCSA study: Speed limiters improve safety

| March 29, 2012

Research confirms the safety benefits of using technology to electronically govern and limit the top speed of commercial trucks.

ATA challenges need for hours proposal

| November 18, 2011

Association letter pointed to newly available data about the trucking industry’s safety performance in arguing against change.

Trucking safety record improves

| November 16, 2011

The fatal crash rate involving large trucks has fallen each year since 2005, according to FMCSA statistics.

Agency sets procedure for routine rules

| May 28, 2010

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration established rulemaking procedures for use on routine or noncontroversial rules.

Research shows safer trucking

| May 19, 2010

American Transportation Research Institute released a report concluding that trucking safety has improved since 2004.

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