President Donald Trump has nominated Heidi King to lead the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the federal agency tasked with making vehicles safer and reducing accidents.
WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added a modest 103,000 jobs in March after several months of robust gains, though the government's overall jobs report Friday suggested that the labor market remains fundamentally healthy.
The on-highway diesel price average — after decreasing for six weeks straight and heading up by nearly 4 cents last week — went up again Monday, this time by 3.2 cents a gallon to $3.042.
WASHINGTON — Rep. Brian Babin, R-Texas, a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, has introduced H.R. 5417 The Responsible and Effective Standards for Truckers (REST) Act, legislation that would modernize Hours of Service regulations for truck drivers.
WASHNGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has declared Kentucky-licensed truck driver Jerry L. Jasper to be an imminent hazard to public safety and has ordered him not to operate any commercial motor vehicle in interstate commerce.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Transportation Research Institute board of directors has approved the 2018 Top Research Priorities as identified by ATRI's Research Advisory Committee (RAC).