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U.S. Trucking Lobbyists Bring Wish Lists to FMCSA

U.S. Trucking Lobbyists Bring Wish Lists to FMCSA

Infrastructure investments, including additional truck parking, and the allowance of hair testing by the U.S. DOT were among the items trucking industry lobbyists appealed for, when speaking at the Federal Motor Carrier Administration’s (FMCSA) Truck Safety Summit.

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FHWA, NHTSA Administrators Highlight Work on ADAS, Truck Parking

Federal Highway  Administrator Nicole Nason and National Highway Traffic Safety  Acting...

The leaders of the Federal Highway Administration and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration lauded trucking for its work during COVID-19 and addressed safety issues such as truck parking and advanced driver assistance systems during the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's 2020 Trucking Safety Summit.

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Fleets: Focus on Drivers for Safety

Drivers are key to safety, according to fleets on an FMCSA safety panel.

Hiring the right drivers, supporting them with technology, and keeping them healthy are three winning strategies when it comes to operating a safe fleet. Those were some of the observations from seven panelists participating in two discussions on "What’s Working" at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Truck Safety Summit held Aug. 5.

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3 Fleets on the Benefits of Hair-Testing for Drugs

U.S. Xpress started its hair testing program with a pilot program among student driver hires.

Trucking fleets that have implemented hair testing for illegal drugs in addition to the DOT-mandated urine testing for commercial drivers say not only is it the right thing to do, but it also offers benefits that fleets might not think about.

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Got Questions? Modern Telematics Best Practices

Scott Sutarik is the VP of Commercial Vehicle Solutions at Geotab Inc. He has...

VP, Commercial Vehicle Solutions

Scott Sutarik from Geotab

VP, Commercial Vehicle Solutions

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GotQuestions? Winning Technologies for Carriers, Brokers and Shippers

As a Senior Executive, Jim Best has deep experience in the logistics and...

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More Truckstop Chains Mandate Masks

More Truckstop Chains Mandate Masks

Following the announcement from Love’s Travel Stops requiring the use of masks by all employees and customers last week, both the Pilot Company and TravelCenters of America (TA) will now observe the same policy in all of their facilities across the country.

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Love’s Now Requiring Face Coverings

Love’s Now Requiring Face Coverings

Love’s Travel Stops recently announced that beginning July 29, the company will require all customers to wear face coverings at every Love’s Travel Stop, Love’s Country Store, Love’s Truck Care, and Speedco location across the country.