Research confirms the safety benefits of using technology to electronically govern and limit the top speed of commercial trucks.
Association letter pointed to newly available data about the trucking industry’s safety performance in arguing against change.
The fatal crash rate involving large trucks has fallen each year since 2005, according to FMCSA statistics.
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration established rulemaking procedures for use on routine or noncontroversial rules.
American Transportation Research Institute released a report concluding that trucking safety has improved since 2004.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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