The Election and the Effect on Trucking

There are of course many opinions about the outcome of our recent elections. The most important outcome is that the people of the United States spoke and we should all be happy about us having that right. But what effect will having one party running our…Read More

new cameras

baltimore md has a new bill ,they are looking to pass that puts new camera up at the and around the port for trucks..fine start at 250 and double each time on trucks.seams that they dont want trucks. it takes your picture only based on hieght of your…Read More

12/4/2012 FMCSA Advisory Panel Takes on Driver Training

By Oliver B. Patton, Washington Editor Federal regulators have been trying for more than 20 years to set training standards for Entry-level truck drivers - without success. Now, under pressure from Congress and the courts, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety…Read More

Hair samples to test Commercial Drivers for illicit drug use.

012-12-05 ARLINGTON, Va. -- The American Trucking Associations is applauding Rep. Reid Ribble (R-Wisc.) for his introduction of a bill requiring the US Department of Transportation to conduct a pilot program to evaluate the use of hair samples to test…Read More

Test Program No Longer Wave of the future

A test program is being tried out in Indiana to encourage drivers to check in at weigh stations by making the visits faster and less painless. FMCSA representatives attended a demonstration of how two new pieces of technology will help to keep the roads safer…Read More

Changes in CSA

Strengthening the Vehicle Maintenance Behavior Analysis and Safety Improvement Category (BASIC) by incorporating cargo/load securement violations from today's Cargo-Related BASIC CSA is making FMCSA's work more efficient. The proposed approach of moving…Read More

Walgreens' Refund

Walgreens Refund If you bought Walgreens' "Wal-Born" cold and flu supplements, you may be in for a refund. Under a settlement with the FTC, Walgreens agreed to pay nearly $6 million to settle FTC charges that it deceptively advertised that its Wal-Born line…Read More
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