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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.

Federal, News, OOIDA

OOIDA doesn’t want truckers left out of next wave of PPP

OOIDA wants Congress to provide “clear guidance” regarding requirements for a proposed second round of Paycheck Protection Program loans.

Features, News, Truck Shows

OOIDA member snags Best of Show at SuperRigs 2020 virtual show

The winners of the Shell Rotella SuperRigs 2020 virtual show are in, and OOIDA members took home some of the top honors.

Elections, News

Changes continue to absentee voting

Concern about voters safely being able to fill out ballots this fall has spurred the majority of states to simplify absentee voting.

News

Big plans for the 2020 Women in Trucking conference

Women in Trucking plans a virtual Accelerate! Conference & Expo on Nov. 12 and launches a Diversity & Inclusion Index.

News, OOIDA

The Spirit stops in Beto Junction, Kan., before visiting Joplin, Mo.

OOIDA’s tour trailer skipper Jon Osburn is in Beto Junction, Kan., having spent the weekend at the S.D. Truck Convoy for Special Olympics.

Federal, News

FMCSA launches new panel for drivers to provide ‘direct feedback’ on industry issues

FMCSA is creating a new panel of commercial drivers who will bring the issues and concerns of the industry directly to regulators.

Federal, News, OOIDA

Beyond Compliance can’t favor big fleets, OOIDA says

OOIDA told the FMCSA in formal comments that the congressionally mandated Beyond Compliance program shouldn’t favor large carriers.

OOIDA

OOIDA recognizes members for safe driving records

OOIDA recently announced honorees in the Association’s Safe Driving Award program. These drivers have been recognized by the Association for truck driving excellence.

Coronavirus, Truck Shows

Grab your friends and tune in Sept. 25 to GBATS

The Guilty By Association Truck Show four-hour live streaming event will be held Friday, Sept. 25.

News

Oregon DOT creates webpage for wildfire road closures

The Oregon DOT has made it easier for motorists to find out which highways are closed due to wildfires with a dedicated webpage.