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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, when the first reports came out of China.

Federal

Moving Forward Act going nowhere, Senate Republicans say

The House passed a massive $1.5 trillion infrastructure package on July 1. However, Senate Republicans have already called the partisan legislation dead on arrival.

News

Transport employment experiences largest spike in more than 20 years

After record-breaking employment losses in April, transportation jobs, including trucking, made a huge comeback in June as businesses begin to reopen.

Crime & Courts

Certified medical examiner sentenced in DOT physical scheme

A Florida-based certified medical examiner has been sentenced for falsifying Department of Transportation physical examinations.

News, State

Tennessee law now in effect expands ‘slowpoke’ rule

Two new laws on the books in Tennessee address concern about left lane use and exchanging information about severe driving infractions.

Federal, News, OOIDA

UCR noncompliance leads some truckers to receive PrePass red light

Some truckers who rely on PrePass to get them through weigh stations across the country are being red-lighted for not complying with the Unified Carrier Registration.

News

Traffic fatalities down in first quarter of 2020

Stay-at-home orders in March may have led to fewer traffic fatalities for the first quarter, but at the same time roadways were also more dangerous.

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, when the first reports came out of China.

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.

Coronavirus, News

YRC receives $700 million CARES Act loan from Treasury

As health insurance for YRC employees neared the 11th hour before lapsing, the U.S. Treasury has bailed the company out with a $700 million CARES Act loan.

Opinion, Tolls

Conduent, company that botched Florida SunPass rollout, gets Ohio Turnpike project

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing Florida did and expecting different results, like Ohio’s doing with toll services company Conduent.