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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, 2019, when the first reports came out of China.


What are the top issues facing trucking?

The American Transportation Research Institute has released its annual survey to find out the top issues facing the trucking industry.


DAT Solutions: Led by summer produce, California freight volumes heat up

California summer produce is coming on. Volume out of Los Angeles jumped 6% and produce is strong from the San Francisco and Fresno, Calif., markets.


If the FMCSA had commercials like prescription drug companies

Perhaps someone should make commercials for the FMCSA about how some of the rules and regs they make have “side effects that may vary and could include.”


The Parking Zone – July 2019

Positive state actions, negative city ordinances, empty lots and “barnacles” made this month’s truck parking headlines across the nation.


TRACER ALERT: Black 2009 Volvo Conventional stolen in Rancho Dominguez, Calif.

OOIDA’s TRACER Alert system issued an alert for a black Volvo conventional been reported to have been stolen over the weekend in Rancho Dominguez, Calif.


Filing time for IRS Form 2290 is coming up; OOIDA can help

The deadline to pay the federal highway use tax for heavy vehicle and filing Form 2290 is Aug. 31. OOIDA’s Permits and Licensing Department can help.


Take a Bird and a loco nut, mix it all up

I hate it when I’m right about stupid things. What stupid thing now, you ask? A Bird motorized scooter daredevil on the interstate highway in Big D.


Pennsylvania medical examiner suspended by FMCSA

Less than a month after being sentenced for his role in fraudulent medical exams, a former Pennsylvania examiner has been officially suspended by FMCSA.


Minnesota left lane, hands-free rules in effect Aug. 1

New Minnesota laws go into effect Aug. 1. One penalizes drivers using the left lane except to pass. Another penalizes drivers for using cellphones.


FMCSA, NHTSA extend comment period for autonomous vehicle rulemaking

There are 30 additional days to comment and guide FMCSA on rules for autonomous vehicles and comment on removing “unnecessary regulatory barriers.”