Bills would mandate electronic on-board recorders and prevent CDL holders from continuing to drive trucks or buses after failing alcohol or drug tests.
Carriers and truckers receive recognition and awards.
John Boyd was named a Truckload Carriers Association Highway Angel for the second time in less than a year.
ATA said Compliance Safety Accountability program shows a link between compliance with hours-of-service rules and carrier safety performance.
Driver for ABF Freight System has been named a Truckload Carriers Association Highway Angel for assisting a woman who was trapped in her car.
Demand pushing pay higher, Charlie Daniels to perform at Super Show, FMCSA sends CSA warning letters, opposition builds against hours proposal and more industry news items are featured.
Long Haul Trucking owner-operator saves couple from winter blizzard.
Long Haul Trucking owner-operator saves couple in winter blizzard.
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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