Emergency Declaration HOS Waiver Issued by USDOT for Certain States in Anticipated Fuel Shortages due to Tropical Storm Harvey.

August 31, 2017 AMENDED REGIONAL DECLARATION OF EMERGENCY UNDER 49 CFR § 390.23 In accordance with the provisions of 49 CFR § 390.23, the Field Administrator for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Western Service Center and Regional Field … Continued

Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, is Brake Safety Day,

Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, is Brake Safety Day, an enforcement and compliance campaign where law enforcement agencies across North America will conduct inspections on large trucks and buses to identify out-of-adjustment brakes, and brake-system and antilock braking system (ABS) violations … Continued

ATRI launches annual Top Industry Issues Survey, seeks carrier response

The American Transportation Research Institute is looking to hear from trucking industry stakeholders for its annual Top Industry Issues Survey, commissioned by the American Trucking Associations. The survey asks industry stakeholders to rank their top trucking industry concerns, along with strategies for … Continued