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Volvo, Mack electric trucks have cabin that may catch fire

Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks North America are recalling certain battery electric trucks which have cabins that may catch fire.

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Bost continues push for truck parking

At a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee meeting, Rep. Mike Bost, R-Ill., continued efforts to pass his truck parking bill.

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Washington Senate panel advances bill to ensure restroom access for truck drivers

A Washington panel has advanced a bill to help address concern of professional drivers about restroom access at shippers and consignees.

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Projects critical to freight receive more than $1B in federal funding

The federal government has released more than $1 billion in infrastructure funding, and several projects are noteworthy to the trucking industry.


Confessions of a self-driving truck

Hear from a self-driving truck about the progress of it and others like it on taking over the roads. Columnist John Bendel has the low-down.

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Five states pursue rule changes to accommodate truck platooning

States around the country are taking strides to revise rules to accommodate driver-assistive truck platooning technology.


Oklahoma, Texas issue emergency following winter storm

Texas and Oklahoma declared emergencies due to a winter storm that has left over 200,000 without power. Storm warnings remain in effect.


OOIDA tour trailer stops in Tallulah, La.

Marty Ellis and the OOIDA tour trailer head to Tallulah, La. He hopes to hear from truck drivers about what they’ve seen on the road.

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FMCSA seeks more feedback on automated driving systems

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration needs more information before it can move forward with a rulemaking on automated driving systems

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FMCSA pulls ELD ONE from approved list

FMCSA has added an ELD to the revoked devices list. Find out what steps to take next to make sure you are in compliance.