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Electronic Log Proposal Takes on Long-Standing Issues
Electronic Log Proposal Takes on Long-Standing Issues

March 13, 2014
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s proposed electronic log mandate, unveiled Thursday, takes on a broad range of issues that have dogged the...

Get Ready to Say Goodbye to Paper Logs
Get Ready to Say Goodbye to Paper Logs

April 18, 2014
After 28 years of proposals, studies, drafts, revisions, legal battles and technological innovations – not to mention an Act of Congress – federal...

Senate Panel Votes to Suspend Hours of Service Restart Pending Study
Senate Panel Votes to Suspend Hours of Service Restart Pending Study

June 6, 2014
The Senate Appropriations Committee voted by a wide margin to suspend the current 34-hour restart provision of the hours of service rule while the Federal...

ATA Bid to Cut Funding for HOS Restart Draws Sharp Reaction
ATA Bid to Cut Funding for HOS Restart Draws Sharp Reaction

May 21, 2014
The American Trucking Associations is trying to get Congress to cut off funding for the restart provision of the hours of service rule -- a maneuver that...

34-Hour Restart Likely to Be Suspended, Studied
34-Hour Restart Likely to Be Suspended, Studied

December 10, 2014
Trucking interests are close to victory in their fight to suspend the current 34-hour restart provision of the hours of service rule. The appropriations...

Court Upholds 34-Hour Restart, Rejects 30-Minute Break for Short-Haul Drivers
Court Upholds 34-Hour Restart, Rejects 30-Minute Break for Short-Haul Drivers

August 2, 2013
A federal appeals court generally affirmed the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s new hours-of-service rule. It rejected the agency’s application...

The Effects of the New Hours of Service
The Effects of the New Hours of Service

August 29, 2013
Early experience with the hours-of-service changes bear out expectations that 24-7 truckload carriers will come under pressure to add personnel, change...

After the Hours-of-Service Ruling: Research on 34-Hour Restart, Action on Capitol Hill
After the Hours-of-Service Ruling: Research on 34-Hour Restart, Action on Capitol Hill

August 20, 2013
Even as a federal court was recently upholding most of the hours of service rules, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has been working on a...

Small Brokers Sue to Stop $75,000 Bond Requirement

July 18, 2013
A group representing small property brokers has sued the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to stop the new $75,000 bond requirement scheduled to...

Ferro Responds to Critics of Zero Truck Fatality Goal During TRB
Ferro Responds to Critics of Zero Truck Fatality Goal During TRB

January 15, 2014
Is the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s goal of zero truck-related fatalities an ideology or an appropriate aspiration?

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