November 23, 2016 - Industry News
A federal judge has halted changes to federal overtime rules that would have taken effect on Dec. 1. Judge Amos Mazzant of the U.S. Court for the Eastern District of Texas issued a preliminary injunction on Nov. 22 in a lawsuit brought by the National Retailer Federation along with Attorneys General of 21 states and over 50 business lobbies.
Tags: ATA, Department of Labor, Driver Pay, Overtime
July 15, 2015 - Industry News
Wholesale prices advanced 0.4% in June, according to the U.S. Labor Department, more than many analysts were expecting.
Tags: Economy, Industrial Production, Department of Labor, Producer Prices
April 3, 2015 - Industry News
The trucking industry lost 6,800 jobs in March-- the first such drop since 2013, according to the latest employment numbers from the Department of Labor.
Tags: ATA, Department of Labor, Employment
February 12, 2014 - Industry News
Business groups are up in arms over a second Obama administration proposal when it comes to union organizing elections.
Tags: Department of Labor, NLRB, Labor Unions, Regulations
January 16, 2014 - Industry News
The time to comment on a proposal from The Occupational Safety and Health Administration about a possible new regulation that would change the tracking and reporting of workplace injuries and illnesses has been extended from its original deadline.
Tags: Accidents, Regulations, OSHA, Department of Labor
An investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division resulted in the restoration of $1,979,779 in 401(k) pension benefits to 515 drivers working on U.S. Postal Service contracts for California-based Lange Trucking.
Tags: Drivers, California, Department of Labor
January 6, 2014 - Industry News
UPDATED -- An investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration found that New Prime retaliated against a truck driver by blacklisting him in the commercial transport industry after he sought medical attention for a work-related injury.
Tags: Drivers, OSHA, Department of Labor, Prime Inc.
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