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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.

Safety & Security

California trucking company ordered to reinstate whistleblower trucker

OSHA has ordered JHOS Logistics and Transportation to reinstate the employment of a whistleblower trucker who refused to haul an overweight load.

News, OOIDA

‘Live From Exit 24’ episode to feature FMCSA’s Joe DeLorenzo

Joe DeLorenzo, FMCSA’s acting associate administrator for enforcement, will be a guest on “Live From Exit 24” at 11 a.m. Central time on Wednesday, Aug. 12.

Federal, News, Safety & Security

OOIDA hopes truckers’ voices will be heard at Trucking Safety Summit

OOIDA said a safety summit conducted by the FHWA in 1995 didn’t lead to much change. The Association hopes for different results this time.

COVID-19, News, Tolls

Pennsylvania bill would reinstate turnpike toll collectors

A bill moving through the Pennsylvania Senate would reverse action taken by the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission to eliminate hundreds of toll worker jobs.

Opinion

‘Jetson Bill’ on flying cars proves N.H. lawmakers have heads in clouds

Is it a bird, a plane or a murder hornet? Thanks to the new “Jetson Bill” in New Hampshire it might be a flying car and that would be perfectly legal.

Federal, News, OOIDA

OOIDA lends support to HOS reform as Sept. 29 effective date looms

The new hours-of-service rules will provide truckers more opportunities to rest when they are tired, OOIDA said in formal comments to the FMCSA.

Fuel prices, News

Federal report shows diesel prices barely budging

A federal report shows diesel prices barely budging from last week. ProMiles.com sees a 3.7-cent national swing and a big surge for the Gulf Coast.

Crime & Courts

PAM Transport $16.5M wage lawsuit settlement approved by court

Thousands of PAM Transport drivers can expect a check in the mail after a federal court approved of a $16.5 million settlement in a wage lawsuit.

Crime & Courts, News, State

Wisconsin Supreme Court hands down decision on local road funds

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has handed down decisions on multiple partial vetoes from the governor covering transportation issues.

Crime & Courts, Tolls

Rhode Island governor and top Democrats subpoenaed in toll lawsuit

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo, state Speaker of the House Nicholas Mattiello and Rep. Stephen Ucci have all been ordered to testify in ATA’s toll lawsuit.