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FMCSA Wants Public Comment on Cross-Border Analysis

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is soliciting comments on what should be included in evaluating the environmental effec...

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FMCSA Amends HOS Sleeper Berth Provision

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has amended the final hours-of-service rule to clarify some areas truckers have found c...

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Hirsch Leaves TCA President Post

Truckload Carriers Association President Robert Hirsch agreed to step down immediately due to a difference with the association's offi...

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Researchers Say Underride Guards Need Optimum Height

Truck underride guards are most effective when installed 16 inches from the ground, a university test recently found. Researchers fr...

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2004 GATS Expects to See Growth

Organizers of the 2004 Great American Trucking Show are expecting even a bigger event than last year. The show will be held Sept. 10-12...

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Road Life Getting Worse

In my daily travels I see all too many truck drivers doing the most unsafe things imaginable. I am talking following too close (a serio...

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Head in the Clouds

After his first jump at age 21, sky diving more passion than sport for trucker John Cox. On his hauls all over this...

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Givin' It Up For Waylon

Lonesome, On'ry and Mean - A Tribute to Waylon Jennings It's been a while since we heard a really good tribute alb...

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Here's to You

Robert Lake Publisher rlake@eTrucker.com It's time again to let you know that we know just how much you mean to Am...

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Quality Drivers, Quality Rates

After reading a lot of opinions about the (hours-of-service) changes, it seems like a lot of drivers don't understand or have found th...

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