Tuesday, April 24, 2018
The Nation
2010 Rotella Road Show includes SuperRigs and Walcott Truckers Jamboree

2010 Rotella Road Show includes SuperRigs and Walcott Truckers Jamboree

The Rotella Road Show began its 2010 tour at the Mid-American Trucking Show last month and will also include stops at the Shell Rotella SuperRigs truck beauty contest in Lexington, Va., from June 10-12, the Trucker’s Jamboree in Walcott, Iowa July 8-9, and the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas Aug. 19-21.

N.Y. backs down on rural large truck limits

N.Y. backs down on rural large truck limits

ALBANY, N.Y. — Members of a task force charged with overseeing implementation of new highway regulations say the state Department of Transportation has scrapped a proposal to ban large trucks from seven state highways in the Finger Lakes.

UDOT preps drivers for major summer construction, delays

UDOT preps drivers for major summer construction, delays

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation is conducting nearly $4 billion worth of road construction projects this year along the Wasatch Front.

Transportation Department’s bicycle policy hits potholes

Transportation Department’s bicycle policy hits potholes

WASHINGTON — Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, a weekend bicyclist, might consider keeping his head down and his helmet on. A backlash is brewing over his new bicycling policy.

Safety coalition urges Congress to help cut highway deaths

Safety coalition urges Congress to help cut highway deaths

WASHINGTON — The State Highway Safety Alliance and the International Association of Chiefs of Police have joined forces to call for an aggressive plan to prevent hundreds of thousands of highway fatalities over the next 20 years through the upcoming surface transportation authorization bill.

Canadian trucking group says U.S. EOBR rule is step towards broader mandate

Canadian trucking group says U.S. EOBR rule is step towards broader mandate

OTTAWA — The Canadian Trucking Alliance said recently that “it seems abundantly clear that the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) views its latest EOBR rule issued on April 2 as ‘an interim step and will inevitably move towards a much broader if not universal mandate for electronic on-board recorders (EOBRs).’”

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