U.S. Department of Transportation

Trade with Canada, Mexico up

| November 30, 2011

Surface transportation trade among the three countries increased 13.8 percent in September over September 2010.

Hours rule gets postponed again

| November 29, 2011

FMCSA said it expects to issue the final rule within the next 30 days.

Revision of hours rule gets postponed again

| November 29, 2011

FMCSA said that it expects to issue the final rule within the next 30 days.

Groups file lawsuit to block cross-border program

| November 29, 2011

A lawsuit seeks to block the U.S. DOT from opening the U.S. border to Mexican 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.

When burned-out lights glare

| November 11, 2011

The top equipment-related violation is lighting, according to a “CSA: One Year Later” panel discussion at the Commercial Carrier Journal Fall Symposium in Phoenix.

Freight index up in September

| November 09, 2011

September’s Freight TSI was 4.3 percent higher than a year earlier.

Coalition urges more tolls

| November 03, 2011

U.S. Tolling Coalition says Congress should provide flexibility to states to add tolls to their interstate or federal highways.

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