Safety & Compliance

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March 13, 2005 - Industry News

US Truck Driver Championships, the “Other” Competition, Set for July in Tampa

The U.S. Professional Truck Driver Championships, the alternative, non-ATA driver competition, has announced its 2005 national competition will take place July 27-30 at the Wyndham Harbour Islan

March 13, 2005 - Industry News

Agricultural Drivers Exempt From H.O.S.

The House of Representatives has passed an amendment by Rep. Jerry Moran (R-KS) that makes the agricultural exemption to the federal hours of service regulations permanen

March 11, 2005 - Industry News

Insurance Institute: Study Shows Drivers Spend More Time Driving Under New HOS Rule

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Alexandria, Va., has released a survey that appears to show truck drivers spend more time behind the wheel under the new hours of servic

March 10, 2005 - Industry News

Keller Presents 2004 KOL SPOTY Award to Neason

J. J. Keller & Associates Inc., Neenah, Wisc., recently honored Michael Neason, of Louisville, Ky., as the 2004 KellerOnline -- or KOL -- Safety Professional of the Year

March 10, 2005 - Industry News

Boozman’s So-Called Wal-Mart Amendment Off the Table

Rep. John Boozman, R-Ark, on Wednesday withdrew a proposal that would have allowed drivers to take up to two hours off during a 14-hour shif

March 7, 2005 - Industry News

Boozman Amendment Opponents to Speak Out In D.C. Today

Opponents of the Boozman Amendment will hold a press conference in Washington, D.C., today according to a press release from the Teamster Union

March 2, 2005 - Industry News

CVSA Releases 2005 Out-Of-Service Guide

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced that the 2005 North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria is now available

March 2, 2005 - Industry News

8 Driving Aces Join Midnight Trucking Radio Million-Mile Club

Chevron Delo, sponsor of the Midnight Trucking Radio Network's Million-Mile Club, announced eight new members in February 2005

February 24, 2005 - Industry News

Florida Introduces 24-Hour and Internet Citation Payment

The Florida Department of Transportation’s Motor Carrier Compliance Office has announced that beginning February 23, 2005, carriers will have new citation payment options

February 22, 2005 - Industry News

AMSA Asks DOT For Rules Against Internet Moving Scams

The American Moving and Storage Assn., Alexandria, Va., has urged the U.S. Department of Transportation to crack down on scammer

February 16, 2005 - Industry News

N.J. Counts Off the Cost of Inaction

The N. J. Department of Transportation has posted a running meter on its web site that counts off the money it claims the state is losing because of congressional inaction

February 15, 2005 - Industry News

U.S. DOT Launches Two New Agencies

U.S. Transportation Secretary Norman Y. Mineta yesterday announced the creation of two new agencies at the U.S. Department of Transportatio

February 15, 2005 - Industry News

White House Wants Current HOS Rules Made Law

The Bush Administration has proposed legislation to convert the present hours of service rules into law

February 10, 2005 - Industry News

Boozman Backs Breaks in HOS

U.S. Representative John Boozman (R-AR) has introduced legislation to change hours of service rules to allow drivers to take meal or rest breaks off the clock

February 9, 2005 - Industry News

Bush Budget Includes Increase for Truck Safety

President Bush’s 2006 budget proposes cutbacks in many federal programs – but not in the key truck program at the Department of Transportation

February 9, 2005 - Industry News

Lott to Chair Senate Transportation Subcommittee

U.S. Sen. Trent Lott has been named chairman of the Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Subcommitte

February 1, 2005 - Industry News

10 Driving Aces Join Midnight Trucking Radio Million-Mile Club

Chevron Delo, sponsor of the Midnight Trucking Radio Network's Million-Mile Club, announced 10 new members in January 2004

February 1, 2005 - Industry News

FMCSA To Consider New Freight Broker Rules

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration confirmed to Truckinginfo.com that it plans to issue an advance notice of proposed rulemaking as a step toward possibly raising broker bond

January 31, 2005 - Industry News

TSA Begins Background Checks on Hazmat Drivers

The Transportation Security Administration began the second phase of the Hazmat Threat Assessment Program Monday with the fingerprinting of commercial truck drivers applying for hazardous materials endorsement

January 25, 2005 - Industry News

<i>Safety Wins</i> Team Kicks off 2005 Season at Daytona International Speedway

The Safety Wins team invites professional drivers to attend free driver safety training at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona, Fla., on Wednesday, Feb. 16

January 24, 2005 - Industry News

FMCSA: No HOS Change, No Black Box Mandate -- Yet

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has published the same hours of service rules vacated by a federal court in July, asking the public to provide feedbac

January 23, 2005 - Industry News

FMCSA's Sandberg To Address Security and Trade at February Conference

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced that Administrator Annette M. Sandberg will discuss the challenges of Sept. 11 at the Border Trade Alliance conferenc

January 23, 2005 - Industry News

Hazmat Endorsement Fingerprinting Date Nears; ATA Provides List of Driver Fingerprinting Locations

The ATA has compiled a list of locations where hazmat drivers can go for fingerprinting required by the Transportation Security Administrations’s security threat assessment procedure

January 19, 2005 - Industry News

Monday Is D-Day for New Hours of Service Rule; Will it Call for Black Boxes?

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced in a Wednesday press release it will publish a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on new hours of service regulation this coming Monday

January 15, 2005 - Industry News

U.S. Supremes To Decide Michigan Truck Tax Case

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday accepted cases brought by the American Trucking Associations, USF Holland and Mid-Con Freight Systems Inc

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