Operators of trucks and buses based in California will be unable to register their vehicles at the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles beginning in 2020 if they don’t meet truck and bus regulations for cleaner air, according to the California Air Resources Board (CARB).
ATLANTA — With Georgia having experienced a spike in both fatal crashes and auto insurance premiums, legislators advanced a proposal to make it illegal to hold a cellphone while driving.
WASHINGTON — On a clear, dry June evening in 2015, cars and trucks rolled slowly in a herky-jerky backup ahead of an Interstate 75 construction zone in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Barreling toward them: an 18-ton tractor-trailer going about 80 mph
WASHINGTON — ?The organization representing all state departments of transportation has called on Congress to route new infrastructure appropriations through existing formula-based federal highway and transit programs and warned against allocating it through discretionary grants.
Although women make up around 50 percent of the population, they make up only 6 percent of truck drivers — 5 percent if we’re talking owner-operators says OOIDA — and far too few women hold board and management positions at trucking carriers and other trucking-related businesses.
AKRON, Ohio — The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company will celebrate the 35th anniversary of its Highway Hero Award on Thursday, March 22, via a special event that will take place during the week of the 2018 Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky.