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
The 34-hour restart gives daytime drivers a chance to catch up on their rest, but it does not work as well for night drivers. In fact, it may even be detrimental to driver performance
January 28, 2011
Back in 2001, Dupre Logistics had a problem. The Louisiana fleet was having too many accidents, some of them fatal
December 2, 2010
Sleep apnea is a public health problem and a truck safety problem that could soon morph into a legal problem for the trucking industry
November 3, 2010
Each year, government's primary regulatory focus falls more intensely on the driver.
Oliver B. Patton, Washington Editor
April 1, 2007