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ATRI wants carriers to rank trucking’s top issues

The annual survey, being issued for the 12th year, asks industry stakeholders to rank the top issues of concern for trucking, along with strategies for addressing the issues.

Diesel’s summer decline continues

The average price for a gallon of on-highway diesel is now $2.379, a 2.3-cent drop from the previous week’s price.

Court date set for ELD lawsuit

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals is set to hear oral arguments in September in OOIDA's quest to overturn the DOT's electronic logging device mandate.

Cummins introduces new suite of OTA engine connectivity options for ’17 engine lineup

Cummins on Friday, July 22, in addition to unveiling its 2017 engine lineup, introduced a new package of engine connectivity options that give fleets the ability to update their trucks’ ...

SoCal carrier, drivers propose $5M settlement

The non-profit organizations say the company, QTS, Inc., and related entities such as LACA Express and Win Win Logistics, misclassified drivers as independent contractors. The companies then filed for bankruptcy ...

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Two hours exemptions extended to five years

FMCSA extended hours exemptions for the Department of Energy and WestRock to five years from the date the exemptions were granted.

Inspection regulations see minor changes

FMCSA amended its several provisions in its FMCSRs mainly for clarification purposes, and in doing so, removed the ability for carriers to use roadside inspections as their annual inspections, among ...

FMCSA extends some regulatory waivers, makes some hours exemptions permanent

FMCSA, in compliance with the FAST Act of 2015, has made permanent some hours of service exemptions and instituted several other regulatory changes.

CCJ Market Movers panel to focus on e-commerce’s impact on trucking

E-commerce and its effects on the trucking industry will be the topic of discussion during the CCJ Market Movers town hall-style discussion at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas ...

Volvo confirms 300 layoffs coming to Va. truck plant amid poor truck orders

Volvo this week said it will be cutting about 300 workers at its North River Valley truck plant in Dublin, Va., due to the past year's downturn in Class 8 ...

DOT delays online carrier registration system implementation until January

Kelly Regal, FMCSA associate administrator of research and information technology, said the agency is updating its IT systems and migrating existing data to new servers, which is causing the delay ...

Indicators: Truck tonnage dips in June, linehaul rates continue to tumble

Tonnage has fallen three out of the last four months after hitting an all-time high in February. Since, tonnage has fallen 4.7 percent. Truckload linehaul rates also fell in June, ...

Shell unveils next-gen Rotella oil, expected to boost fuel economy

Shell Lubricants announced Tuesday the next generation of its Rotella heavy-duty diesel engine oils -- the CK-4 Rotella product line and the low-viscosity FA-4 Rotella products. The new lubricants, part ...

Diesel prices dip for third consecutive week

The slight drop in price brings the U.S.’ average for a gallon of on-highway diesel to $2.402.