LINCOLN, Neb. — Crete Carrier Corp. has unveiled a $.03 pay increase for new national drivers at Crete Carrier, Shaffer Trucking, and Hunt Transportation, Inc. The pay increase will take effect on July 1.
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray, D-Wash., sent a letter to President Barack Obama urging him move forward with a plan to end Mexican tariffs that have had a devastating impact on the Washington state agricultural industry after last week’s meeting with Mexican President Felipe Calderon.
WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration published May 28 a notice that would mean some rules would bypass the notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) process and go directly to the final rule classification. Clearly there won’t be an Hours of Service, Electronic On-Board Recorder, cell phone ban, or similar regulation made using this process.
DALLAS — Affiliated Computer Services, Inc. (ACS), A Xerox Company, Tuesday announced it is working with two popular highway travel centers to help the commercial trucking industry improve highway safety by monitoring driver fatigue.
FMCSA announced May 25 that its Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee (MCSAC) will hold a three-day committee meeting concerning distracted driving by commercial motor vehicle (CMV) operators, from June 8 - June 10.