Diesel prices are on the upswing again, with on-highway diesel increasing 2.4 cents a gallon today and edging above the $2.50-a-gallon mark to $2.531, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported. It was $2.507 the week prior.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Fifty years after actress Jayne Mansfield died in a Buick that slammed underneath a tractor-trailer, auto safety advocates say regulations inspired by that gruesome crash need updating to prevent hundreds of similar deaths annually.
LONG BEACH, Calif. — PierPass Inc. says its OffPeak program has diverted more than 40 million truck trips out of weekday daytime traffic in the Los Angeles area since the program began 12 years ago this week.
WASHINGTON — Trucks carried 63.4 percent of U.S.-North American Free Trade Agreement freight and continued to be the most heavily utilized mode for moving goods to and from both U.S.-NAFTA partners, the Department of Transportation's Bureau of Transportation Statistics reported Thursday.
WASHINGTON — An accident is an accident is an accident — at least as far as Compliance, Safety Accountability ratings go.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Police in New York state may soon have a high-tech way of catching texting drivers: a device known as a textalyzer that allows an officer to quickly check if a cellphone has been in use before a crash.