WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) said Friday it has launched the first phase of its Driver Pre-Employment Screening Program (PSP). When fully active, the program will allow commercial motor carrier companies to electronically access driver safety inspection and crash records as a part of the hiring process.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska — There was the time when his tractor-trailer started sliding down the Dalton Highway after going over 4,643-foot Atigun Pass, the steepest hill on the road system in Alaska.
PHILADELPHIA — A slow-moving winter storm packing heavy, wet snow and potentially flooding rain spread over the Northeast on Thursday, disrupting air traffic and closing schools. Utility companies braced for possible widespread power outages overnight due to high winds and toppled trees.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — On Jan. 3, 2008, Russell Hurd waited for his daughter at Walt Disney World in Orlando. They were about to plan her dream theme-park wedding.