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Featured: Coronavirus, News

A coronavirus timeline: How we got here

Land Line Media provides a timeline of the events related to the coronavirus dating back to Dec. 31, 2019, when the first reports came out of China.

News

Can banning left turns improve traffic congestion and safety?

Taking a left turn can sometimes be a drag. One researcher says eliminating left turns can not only mitigate congestion, but also reduce crashes.

Federal, News

Senate highway bill moves out of committee

The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee’s version of a highway bill is moving forward.

News, State

Legislation in six states would revise ticket camera rules

The use of ticket cameras is a topic of discussion at statehouses from coast to coast as legislators pursue the revenue-generating devices.

News, OOIDA

The highway bill and what you need to know

OOIDA’s talk show provides the latest information on the highway bill and answers your questions on the June 16 “Live From Exit 24.”

Breaking, COVID-19

COVID-19: The latest info brought to you by OOIDA and Land Line

OOIDA & Land Line are compiling information specifically for truckers on COVID-19 regulatory relief and the statewide crowd and restaurant restrictions. We are updating this page regularly as the news breaks.

Business, News, Products & Services

Philips issues voluntary recall of certain CPAP devices due to cancer concerns

Philips is issuing a voluntary recall for some of its CPAP and Bi-Level PAP machines due to concerns a foam in the device may cause cancer.

News, State

Louisiana legislators approve road revenue plan

The Louisiana Legislature has approved a bill to raise road revenue via an existing funding source that now goes for nonroad use.

Federal, News

Senate highway bill markup slated for Wednesday

A Senate transportation committee will consider amendments to its version of a highway bill on Wednesday, June 16.

News, State

California offering $120k vouchers for a new Class 8 zero-emission truck

California-based trucking companies looking to move toward zero-emission trucks can save up to $120,000 with the state’s incentive voucher program.

Fuel prices, News

Increased diesel costs outside Rocky Mountain region

A June 14 weekly report released by the Energy Information Administration showed higher diesel prices for most drivers in America.