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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.

Federal, News, OOIDA

OOIDA opposes AEB mandate in Senate highway bill

OOIDA favors the Senate highway bill over the House version, but does oppose provisions involving automatic emergency braking and underride protection.

Opinion

Amazon’s ‘expendable workforce’ echoes trucking’s biggest issues

The trucking industry for decades has dealt with something like the “expendable workforce” ethos reported at Amazon by The New York Times.

OOIDA

Share some scenic sights in Land Line Media’s photo contest

Share the sights you see on the road with us by entering the Land Line Media photo contest. We’ll publish the best in Land Line Magazine.

OOIDA

OOIDA’s tour trailer weekends in Bucksville, Ala.

OOIDA’s tour trailer makes a second consecutive stop in Alabama, this time at the Bucksville Petro. Catch up with skipper Marty Ellis there.

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

COVID-19, Crime & Courts

Union wage lawsuit argues COVID-19 was not an ‘act of God’

A wage dispute between the Teamsters and a distributor finds that government officials, not an act of God, are to blame for loss of business.

Federal, News, OOIDA

Senate highway bill includes measures aimed at hearing from truckers

OOIDA says the Senate’s highway bill is favorable to the House version for what’s not in it, as well as for some pro-trucker provisions.

News, State

New Texas law revises truck injury liability rules

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signed into law a bill to revise statute that covers injury liability concerns for truck operations of all sizes.

News, Products & Services

Second company approved to certify Canada ELDs

Transport Canada has approved a second group – CSA Group of Mississauga – to certify electronic logging devices for uses in Canada.

News

Can banning left turns improve traffic congestion and safety?

Taking a left turn can sometimes be a drag. One researcher says eliminating left turns can not only mitigate congestion, but also reduce crashes.