WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has declared Virginia-licensed truck driver Carlos Alberto Garcia to be an imminent hazard to public safety and has ordered him not to operate any commercial motor vehicle in interstate commerce.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — An SUV crashed after all four occupants overdosed on heroin in North Carolina. The same day, a man in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, grabbed the steering wheel after his grandson lost consciousness while driving. Police in the city of 30,000 responded to 11 other overdose reports that day, including a woman who crashed her car just before a highway entrance.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island transportation officials are considering a proposal barring tractor-trailers from driving many of the state roads that allow them to avoid tolls.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he has signed a new executive order intended to make more efficient the federal permitting process for construction of transportation, water and other infrastructure projects without harming the environment.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the American Trucking Associations’ not-for-profit research organization, Tuesday launched the 2017 Top Industry Issues Survey.
PHOENIX — Karen Rasmussen, president and CEO of HELP Inc. is the 2017 recipient of the prestigious J. R. “Bob” Halladay Award from the Trucking Associations Executive Council (TAEC).