WASHINGTON — Anne S. Ferro, administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), said today her agency was obligated to develop a new Hours of Service rule that mirrored the agency’s three core priorities — raising the bar to enter the industry, maintaining high safety standards to remain in the industry and removing high-risk operators from the nation’s roads and highways.
The weekly retail on-highway diesel price U.S. average dropped $0.009 a gallon this week to $2.870 per gallon, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations (ATA) has filed a lawsuit with the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit asking it to compel the Department of Transportation (DOT) to issue a long-overdue Hours of Service (HOS) supporting documents regulation.
WASHINGTON — More than 250 of the nation's mayors will convene for the 78th Winter Meeting of The U.S. Conference of Mayors Jan. 20-22 here to discuss unemployment, transportation and other matters.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota Trucking Association (MTA) has announced a year-long effort to provide information and training to its members and their drivers to improve road safety.
BALTIMORE — Maryland highway officials say nearly 8,800 citations were issued during the first six weeks of the state's speed camera enforcement program.