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    Professional drivers held to higher standard: court

    April 26, 2017 12:00AM by John G Smith

    OTTAWA, ON – A professional driver and fleet must still share the blame and costs for a fatal 2008 crash – even though it involved a carload of partygoers who ran a red light, an Ontario appeals court has ruled.

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    Apnea screening appeal blocked by court

    April 6, 2017 12:00AM by Heavy Duty Trucking|Today's Trucking partner

    WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to hear a truck driver’s appeal against a lower-court decision that found a motor carrier had the right to screen certain drivers for obstructive sleep apnea.

  • Ambassador Bridge amenities to be destroyed

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

    DETROIT — A U.S. Judge has ordered the demolition of a newly constructed duty free store and gas pumps on the Detroit side of the Ambassador Bridge.

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    California ports might be forced to clean up environment program

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    LOS ANGELES — A handful of controversial measures making up the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles’ Clean Port program were put on hold by a U.S. federal judge recently.