After 28 years of proposals, studies, drafts, revisions, legal battles and technological innovations – not to mention an Act of Congress – federal regulators are close to requiring most interstate commercial drivers to keep track of their work hours with an electronic device.
April 18, 2014
In the past two years, 34 states have adopted laws that allow motor vehicle departments to waive the CDL skills test for qualified military veterans, the Obama administration says in a new report. Nine more states plus the District of Columbia are considering legislation to do the same thing.
May 13, 2013
There's a new player on the highway safety scene in Washington. It's an outfit called American Trucking Associations.
December 1, 2008
Diesel price hikes take trucking into uncharted territory. Industry pushes for help on Capitol Hill.
June 1, 2008
Searching for a middle ground in the highway debate
May 1, 2008
Fuel made from vegetable and animal feedstocks and then blended with diesel will some day be commonplace in trucking.
June 1, 2007