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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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Truck Driver Appreciation Week Set for Aug. 24-30

The American Trucking Associations and its affiliates will celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Aug. 24-30. "Our truc...

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Road Racing Rigs

The Tonka Super Truck Racing Series is governed by the Super Truck Racing Series of North America (STRANA), which was founded in 2001....

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Cale's Challenge

Cale Yarborough's racing days are over, but he hasn't lost his passion for the sport. What do you think would hap...

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