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Readers: Bring influence peddlers out of the shadows

| December 21, 2012

A sizable majority of Overdrive readers favor reforms to campaign-finance rules that would bring 501(c)(4) political spenders into the light.

Reasons for the rise in truck-occupant crash deaths

| December 18, 2012

Readers weigh in on root causes after NHTSA's examination of crash statistics showed a sharp rise in truck occupant crash fatalities (20 percent) between 2010 and 2011.

More than an office: Other novel uses for shipping containers

| December 12, 2012

Readers offer different ideas for ways to repurpose intermodal shipping containers in building projects.

Reader: ‘I’d drive naked!’ — More on in-cab facial video monitoring

| December 06, 2012

Readers respond to the question "Would you drive if your carrier had a camera pointed at your face or the road?" Sound off yourself here.

Reader: FMCSA attacks safety ‘from the wrong end of the beast’

| December 03, 2012

"If rates were up where they should be, drivers wouldn’t have to complain about receiving and loading fees one bit."

Birds of a feather: Trucking tweeps @OverdriveUpdate

| December 02, 2012

More selected new and/or noteworthy followers of Overdrive's Twitter feed, @overdriveupdate.

Does FMCSA’s medical card verification program violate HIPAA?

| November 23, 2012

Short answer: Probably not. Here find a roundup of viewpoints from readers on this and other issues surrounding FMCSA's new medical card-verification policy.

Home (and away) for the holidays

| November 21, 2012

61 percent of drivers report they plan to be home for Thanksgiving -- find a round-up in answer to our informal polling of readers on Overdrive's Facebook page about holiday plans.

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