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Federal, News

Lease-purchase comment period needs extended, OOIDA says

OOIDA wants truck drivers to have more time to provide information on predatory lease-purchase agreements in the trucking industry.

Federal, News, OOIDA

Trucking groups ask feds to extend public comment period on sexual assault and harassment study

Trucking groups ask FMCSA for more time for public comments on sexual assault and harassment study. Find out how you can provide input.

News, State

Ohio DOT releases plan for transporting ‘superloads’

Nearly two dozen oversize loads will be transported across Ohio in the coming weeks. Ohio DOT has been coordinating the moves for months.

News, State

Left lane use topic of nine statehouse bills

Travel in the left lane for large trucks and other vehicles is the topic of legislation at statehouses from Maryland to Arizona.

News, Safety & Security

Council of Transportation Ministers asks for help with unsafe carriers

Canadian carriers with bad safety records are using loopholes to keep the wheels turning. Find out what’s being done to address the issue.

Equipment, Federal, News

Feds remove five ELDs from registered list

Five electronic logging devices have been added to the revoked list. Here’s which ELDs are impacted and what you need to do to stay compliant.

News, State

Bills in five states would provide towing reform

State lawmakers from Mississippi to Virginia are pursuing changes to towing statute intended to benefit truckers and others.

Federal, News

Owner-operator seeks ELD exemption

A one-truck owner-operator is asking the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for an exemption from its ELD mandate.

Federal, News

FMCSA receives another mirror exemption request

Convoy Technologies is asking FMCSA for an exemption that would allow motor carriers to use an electronic rear-vision system.

Crime & Courts, News, State

Truckers reach $75M settlement with BNSF in Illinois biometrics dispute

After a federal court erased its own $228 million judgment, BNSF is on the hook for a much lower amount in a biometric privacy dispute with truckers.