WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has declared Tennessee-licensed truck driver Earnest Paul Biddwell to be an imminent hazard to public safety and has ordered him not to operate any commercial motor vehicle in interstate commerce.
GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. — The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association Tuesday maintained that what it calls the “increasing number of exemption requests” from the December electronic logging device mandate and the government’s recent response “proves there is no safety benefit of this technology.”
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — The trial of four former executives at the truck stop chain controlled by the family of Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has been pushed back.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas opened a 45-day comment period Monday on whether highway officials should let motorists drive at higher speeds and within minutes had elicited confessions from drivers who wrote that, while they themselves speed, other drivers are going even faster.
WALCOTT, Iowa — Iowa 80 Truckstop has initiated a $10 million expansion and remodeling project that will add 23,000 square feet to its already 100,000-square-foot main building.
EAGAN, Minn. _—_Dart Transit commemorated National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by participating in a fund-raising event that raised over $295,000 for breast cancer research through the American Cancer Society. Dart served as one of the sponsors for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk held in October at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.