FMCSA Proposes Rule for Electronic Driver Logs
ARLINGTON, VA - The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced a regulatory proposal requiring interstate commercial truck and bus companies to use Electronic Logging Devices in their vehicles to improve compliance with the driver hours of service standards.
Maverick’s CEO Urges Feds to Postpone New Hours of Service
ARLINGTON, VA - Steve Williams, chairman and CEO of Maverick USA and chairman of the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), went before the United States House of Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's panel today to bring to light flaws in the upcoming hours-of-service (HOS) changes.
Obama halts Bush-era rules, including EOBRs
WASHINGTON -- Just hours after taking office, US President Barack Obama switched the red light on a list of rules until they can be reviewed by his own incoming staff, including a rule requiring at least some trucking carriers (perhaps most) to install electronic onboard recorders (EOBRs).
ATA wants clarity for HOS documentation rules
ARLINGTON, Va. -- The American Trucking Associations (ATA) filed a lawsuit with the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit asking the Department of Transportation (DOT) to issue a hours-of-service (HOS) supporting documents regulation.