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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.

News, OOIDA, Truck Shows

GBATS livestreaming event starts at 6 p.m. Friday

The GBATS four-hour livestreaming event starts at 6 p.m. Central on Friday. Bryan Martin of 4 State Trucks promises an action-packed event.

OOIDA

Buying right’s a key focus of Truck to Success course

Buying right is one of the topics covered in OOIDA’s Truck to Success course for drivers considering the jump to being owner-operators.

Coronavirus, News, OOIDA

‘Live From Exit 24’ recap: For GBATS, the (streaming) show must go on

On the latest episode of “Live From Exit 24,” guest host Jami Jones talks to Bryan Martin of 4 State Trucks about COVID-19 and its impact on trucking.

Federal, News

Cross-border freight continued to increase in July

Cross-border freight numbers from July suggest continued economic growth, including a monthly increase in truck transborder freight.

News, State

Pennsylvania bill takes aim at driving without insurance

One Pennsylvania bill on the move would revise the punishment for driving a personal vehicle without insurance. Change could aid truckers.

Federal, News

Department of Labor tackles worker classification definition

The U.S. Department of Labor this week announced a proposed rule to clarify a worker’s status under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Equipment

Volvo recalls more than 15,000 trucks over brake issue

Thousands of Volvo trucks are being recalled for an issue dealing with brake pedal plates, according to NHTSA recall documents.

Federal, News

UCR registration period begins Oct. 1

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

Tune in today to ‘Live From Exit 24’

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.

Crime & Courts, News

Feds issue nine more indictments in New Orleans staged crash scheme

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.