Megacarriers will get more grist for their mills if a proposed under-21 pilot program becomes a reality. And drivers and safety will suffer.
Next week, changes to the hours of service go into effect; we’ll offer some details, plus an update on another possible stimulus bill.
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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.
Cross-border freight numbers from July suggest continued economic growth, including a monthly increase in truck transborder freight.
One Pennsylvania bill on the move would revise the punishment for driving a personal vehicle without insurance. Change could aid truckers.
The U.S. Department of Labor this week announced a proposed rule to clarify a worker’s status under the Fair Labor Standards Act.
Thousands of Volvo trucks are being recalled for an issue dealing with brake pedal plates, according to NHTSA recall documents.
UCR’s 2021 registration period begins 8 a.m. Eastern time on Thursday, Oct. 1. The enforcement date is scheduled to begin Jan. 1.
Coronavirus, News, OOIDA
A global pandemic has changed lives, it’s changed trucking, it’s changed pretty much everything. But in the midst of all of this, ingenuity has driven many changes as well.
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A New Orleans man is accused of receiving $150,000 in connection with a staged crash scheme that has seen 28 individuals charged to date.
Crime & Courts
A trucker’s heated lawsuit accusing KAH Transportes of human trafficking got more interesting after he was denied a protective order.
Voters OK’d a local gas tax in Missoula County, Mont., to address road needs. It is in effect now. The diesel rate is not affected.
UPS is taking another crack at its exemption request from FMCSA’s entry-level driver training rule after being denied last year.