In most of the U.S. Monday, on-highway diesel prices slipped — but only slightly — with the national average only going down 4 tenths of a penny to $2.922. That’s compared with $2.926 the week prior, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA).
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Transportation needs to develop a comprehensive plan to better manage departmental initiatives related to automated vehicles.
WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is seeking approval from the Office of Management and Budget for a survey about the amount of time a commercial vehicle operator should be allowed to commute to work.
WASHINGTON — The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Thursday approved two human trafficking bills related to commercial vehicles.
INDIANAPOLIS — In a letter mailed this week to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill Wednesday urged a delay in implementing new rules requiring use of electronic logging devices (ELDs) by commercial drivers. To immediately impose the new rules — set to take effect December 18 — would place undue burdens on drivers and operators, he wrote.
WASHINGTON — With the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate less than three weeks away, The U.S. House Committee on Small Business met Wednesday for a hearing titled, “Highway to Headache: Federal Regulations on the Small Trucking Industry.”