Trucking companies have until April 6 to comply with the training provision of the FDA’s Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food rule, but with less than two weeks before the compliance date, the federal agency has yet to post its digital training course. Read more

 

As the requirement to transition to electronic logging devices fast approaches, federal trucking regulators explained to truckers the steps to take in the event their devices malfunction. Read more

 

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has withdrawn its proposed motor carrier safety fitness determination rule as it awaits the correlation study from the National Academies of Science, as required by the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act. Read more

 

In a statement released by American Trucking Associations, Executive Vice President for Advocacy Bill Sullivan issued the following statement about ATA’s appreciation at the repeal of the Obama Administration's so-called "Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces" rule via the Congressional Review Act. Read more

 

Are you aware that 7-in-10 long-haul drivers are obese? Due to the conditions & demands of the job, obesity rates among long-haul drivers are very high, putting them at greater risk for developing chronic conditions such as heart disease, hypertension, & diabetes. Read more

 

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s International Roadcheck, the largest targeted enforcement program on commercial motor vehicles in the world, will take place June 6-8, 2017. Read more

 

Due to a service brake issue on approximately 450 Western Star Trucks, a recall has been issued. Read more

 

The nation’s transportation network was given a near-failing grade by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Read more

 

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has plenty of big-time data useful for avoiding congestion, improving trucking safety, and boosting delivery, but no good way to provide universal information sharing. Read more

 

Trucking companies are eager to see President Donald Trump’s $1 trillion infrastructure pledge become a reality, arguing upgrades to America’s highways will lift the industry and the U.S. economy. Read more