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Malaki Thomas Robertson

Indiana trooper assists in trucking couple’s ‘special delivery’

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LAPORTE COUNTY, Ind. — Friday, Jan. 15, may have begun like any other day, but for Indiana State Trooper Thomas Maymi, trucker Carl Robertson...
Jugs of Hand Sanitizer

PHMSA extends enforcement discretion on transport of sanitizing materials for use of motor-carrier employees...

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) extended on July 9 a notice of enforcement discretion for...
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WYDOT working to ensure COVID-19 supplies make it through snowstorm

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Crews from the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) are preparing for a spring storm expected to impact the state Thursday and...
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Transportation investment touted for post-coronavirus recovery

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As President Trump and members of Congress tout the possibility of pulling together a national infrastructure investment package, several states are already gearing up...
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Fuel tanker explodes, burns under Interstate 40 in Flagstaff, Arizona

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.— Eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 were briefly closed Tuesday morning after a fuel tanker exploded and burned Monday night after overturning on...
Elaine Chao

US Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announces resignation effective Jan. 11

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao announced today (Jan. 7) that she is resigning from her post as the head of the...

Report seeks ‘individualized justice approach to target impaired drivers

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WASHINGTON — Even as the nation’s roadways are becoming safer, impaired driving remains a major highway safety problem nationwideA new report released Monday by...
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NATSO, International Franchise Association work together to feed truck drivers

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ALEXANDRIA, Va. — NATSO, a national association that represents truck stops and travel plazas, has partnered with the International Franchise Association to provide truck...
Doctor

FMCSA falls short in oversight of national registry of medical-certification examiners

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WASHINGTON — A report released last week by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Office of Inspector General revealed that the Federal Motor Carrier...
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Truck driver from Mexico prohibited from operating commercial vehicles in U.S. following multi-vehicle crash,...

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WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has declared Mexico-licensed commercial driver Mario Alberto Leal-Salas to be an...

Summit Truck Group Donates to Wreaths Across America

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Lewisville, Texas – Summit Truck Group, LLC, has announced a donation of $23,187.00 to Wreaths Across America (WAA). The donation includes employee and customer...
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Here to help: Nonprofit provides assistance for drivers impacted by illness, injury

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In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, one nonprofit is trying to be proactive in its efforts to support truckers nationwide.“We are starting to see...

FMCSA recaps 2019 key achievements, reforms regarding transportation safety

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WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration today recapped its 2019 achievements and key priorities for improving safety on the nation’s roadways with...

AASHTO report: States may face deeper cuts in rescission than what was called for

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WASHINGTON — The initial state-by-state calculation of the impending $7.6 billion rescission of federal-aid highway contract authority mandated by the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation...

WIT accepting nominations for ‘Top Women to Watch in Transportation’

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PLOVER, Wis. — Women In Trucking (WIT) is now accepting nominations for the organization’s “Top Women to Watch in Transportation.”“Promoting the accomplishments of women...
Medical exam

Espyr’s Fit to Pass program now offers mobile app to help drivers improve health,...

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TAMPA, Fla. — Fit to Pass, a program designed by Espyr to reinforce healthy lifestyles for commercial drivers and prepare them to pass the...
U.S. Border Patol Agents

El Centro Sector border patrol sees spike in tractor-trailer smuggling trend from Mexico to...

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SALTON CITY, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents with the El Centro Sector have issued a notice to the public about smugglers attempting to use tractor-trailers...

Samantha Johnson named WIT January 2020 Member of the Month

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PLOVER, Wis. —Samantha Johnson, service manager for Cumberland International Trucks, has been named Women In Trucking (WIT) January 2020 Member of the Month.Johnson grew...
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TravelCenters of America offers free meals to veterans on July 4

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WESTLAKE, Ohio —All active duty military, veterans and reservists can be treated to a complimentary meal at select quick service restaurants, and at Country...
Gov Stitt and Secretary Gatz

Oklahoma infrastructure overhaul results in state’s rise from 49th in FHWA’s bridge-condition ranking to...

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OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma highway bridge conditions are “making the grade” by moving from among the worst in the nation to the head of...