Megacarriers will get more grist for their mills if a proposed under-21 pilot program becomes a reality. And drivers and safety will suffer.
Next week, changes to the hours of service go into effect; we’ll offer some details, plus an update on another possible stimulus bill.
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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.
Hurricane Sally struck Alabama and the Florida panhandle on Wednesday morning, forcing the closures of numerous highways in the area.
News, Products & Services
TA and Petro truck stops are launching their first point-of-sale fundraising campaign to benefit the St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund.
Equipment, Federal, News
FMCSA approved an exemption to allow motor carriers to operate with a digital mirror system as an alternative to two rear-vision mirrors.
A Pennsylvania bill would revise the punishment for driving a personal vehicle without insurance. Change could aid some truck drivers.
Crime & Courts
A trucker will get a new trial on a jury award that failed to compensate him for medical expenses and lost wages.
The Transportation Research Board has posted a collection of resources about the trucking industry, keeping everyone well-informed.
FMCSA is accepting comments on its information collection request regarding the congressionally mandated Beyond Compliance program.
Knoxville, Tenn., area law enforcement and wildlife agents spent last week on the lookout for what might just be an imaginary tiger.
A Pennsylvania Senate panel has advanced a bill to address concerns about a growing number of violations to the state’s “Steer Clear” rule.
Fuel prices, News
Average retail diesel prices dropped for all regions in the U.S., according to a weekly federal report. The U.S. average is down 1.3 cents.