Seven members of Congress have signed a letter offering their support for a petition submitted to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration urging the agency to allow hair testing rather than a urinalysis to meet federal drug testing requirements for commercial truck driver applicants.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Deborah “Debbie” Sparks, vice president of development for the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA), announced she will leave the organization on May 31 to oversee strategic development and logistics for Wreaths Across America (WAA).
WASHINGTON — Hiring in the United States rebounded in April as employers added a brisk 211,000 jobs, a sign that the economy's slump in the first three months of the year could prove temporary.
The Transportation Security Administration has issued a new report asking truck owners and truck rental agencies in the U.S. to be “vigilant” to watch out for terrorists who want to use commercial trucks to ram into crowds of people, news sources reported today.
LOS ANGELES — The Environmental Protection Agency released information about recent settlements with three major trucking companies totaling $201,000 in penalties for violating California’s Truck and Bus Regulation.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The principal of a company that provides logistics management advisory services predicts that a proposal to allow widespread adoption of twin 33-foot trailers on the nation’s highways “will be one of the few things approved during this session of Congress.”