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  • Hazmat background checks hurting truckers: Celadon boss

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    WASHINGTON — The five-month-old hazardous materials truck driver background check implemented by the Transportation Security Administration as is hurting the trucking industry by imposing higher operating costs and deterring drivers from obtaining “hazmat” endorsements, a top trucking executive testified before Congress this week.