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As part of ELD mandate, FMCSA begins registration process for e-log manufacturers

Upcoming CARB compliance: Carriers must buy retrofit filter for 2007 reefer units by Oct. 31

Motor carriers running 2007 year-model reefer units in California must purchase a diesel particulate filter for their reefer engines by Friday, Oct. 31, to be in compliance with the states ...

Cargo thieves honing in on high-value loads, says latest cargo theft update

MCSAC: Data quality on Mexican carriers is suspect, carriers now allowed to operate in U.S.

TCA, Overdrive seeking nominations for year’s top owner-operator, company driver

The Truckload Carriers Association, in conjunction with CCJ sister sites Overdrive and Truckers News, is looking for the best company drivers and owner-operators in the land. In an annual joint effort ...

FMCSA advisory committee on insurance rule: Consider smaller carriers, no number set

Preventable or not? Lowered dock door ruins Doe’s day

On a sunny but chilly morning, trucker John Doe arrived at the Frugal Family Grocery Store in Denver with a trailer loaded with produce. After calling upon store personnel to ...

Diesel hits lowest average since early 2011

The national average price for a gallon of on-highway diesel hit its lowest point in nearly five years in the week ended Oct. 27, falling 2.1 cents to $3.635, according ...

Con-way Freight 2, Teamsters 1 in SoCal terminal organization votes; next up?

Con-way Freight (CCJ Top 250, No. 5) has improved its batting average to .500 after going to 2-for-3 against a Teamsters effort to organize workers last week in Southern California, ...

FMCSA committees: More documentation needed of driver pain medication use

Two advisory committees to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration have recommended that the agency require that primary care or other treating physicians of drivers fill out a questionnaire when ...

Celadon buys Pa.-based A&S Kinard, adds 500 trucks, warehouses in Northeast

Celadon Group Inc. (CCJ Top 250, No. 39) has acquired New Freedom, Pa.-based A&S Services Group LLC (CCJ Top 250, No. 197) and its 500-truck fleet, the companies reported Monday. A&S is a regional for-hire ...

FMCSA to study split-sleeper berth options, agency rep says

CCJ Fall Symposium: Meet the speakers

Next week, Commercial Carrier Journal will host its annual CCJ Fall Symposium in Scottsdale, Ariz., providing fleet executives and managers the opportunity to learn from industry leaders and network with ...

CCJ Photo Gallery: Trucks old and new with Peterbilt in Denton, Texas

Federal Reserve: Trucking’s capacity constraint a concern, industry costs rising

A recent report from the Federal Reserve Bank found trucking and rail capacity constraints in several U.S. regions and modest to moderate economic growth nationwide. U.S. transportation services enjoyed growth as ...