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With speed limiter rule proposed, proponents and opponents of mandate state their cases

Lytx shares one-year results from in-cab system that detects distracted driving

Swift Transportation, YRC, Melton Truck Lines, and Cargo Transporters are among the names in trucking who’ve adopted ActiveVision.

Indiana steel company gets hours, equipment exemptions for on-site coil transport

ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor received the exemptions from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration after it requested them in March. The company’s internal logistics drivers can ...

Bill to cut excise tax on natural gas trucks introduced in House, Senate

A bill has been introduced in both chambers of Congress that is intended to make the prospect of buying alternative fuel trucks more attractive for ...

Video: Preventable or not — Trucker hits illegally parked car

Trucker John Doe hit a car parked illegally. Could he have prevented the accident? Watch this video to find out.

What’s in an ETA? Tech helps fleets gain an upper hand in e-commerce

Increasingly, shippers are asking for more visibility of their shipments at every stage, from the point of sale to the “final mile” delivery.

Highlights from Hannover: Takeaways from major IAA trucking show

Global truck and bus manufacturers and industry suppliers showcased a wide range of innovations at IAA 2016, the world’s largest trucking trade show held biennially ...
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International set to become first OEM to make collision mitigation standard with intro of new tractor

International Truck is slated to become the first OEM to make a collision mitigation system standard equipment when the Lisle, Ill. truck-maker unveils its LT ...

Senate skips hours fix in bill aimed at preventing government shutdown

Reports indicated lawmakers would use the bill to fix a “legislative glitch” initiated last December that could remove the 34-hour restart from hours-of-service regulations, meaning ...

CRST Expedited lands exemption to let pre-CDL holders drive team

FMCSA will allow a commercial learner's permit holder with documentation that he or she passed the CDL skills test to drive a truck for CRST ...

Wholesale used model year 2011 trucks slide below $30k

Freightliner Cascadia, Kenworth T660, and Volvo VNL64T 730/780 retailed in a range between $61,000 and $63,500 in August.

FMCSA amends regulations to allow safety tech to be mounted on windshields

The new regulations add an amendment to allow certain devices, including, but not limited to video event recorders, lane departure warning systems, collision mitigation or ...

FedEx Freight’s Eric Vos repeats as SuperTech champ

Eric Vos of FedEx Freight was the repeat winner this year, taking home top honors Wednesday from TMC’s fall meeting in Raleigh, N.C.

Peterbilt adds no-idle fuel-fired heater to 44 inch sleepers

According to Peterbilt, the self-contained system requires no plug-in energy sources.

Temporary hours of service exemptions issued for fuel haulers in five states

In light of a severe pipeline leak this month, five states have suspended hours of service regulations for fuel transporters.