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Articles by James Jaillet

James Jaillet is the News Editor for CCJ and Overdrive. Reach him at jjaillet@randallreilly.com.

Majority of small fleets yet to comply with ELD mandate

The bulk of survey respondents operate between 6 and 25 trucks -- 1,570 of the 1,982 surveyed. Their adoption rates hovered around 40 percent.

Trial begins in alleged Pilot Flying J fuel rebate scheme

Prosecutors claim they bilked  trucking companies out of millions of dollars in diesel fuel rebates over nearly 10 years. The company has settled both criminal ...

Senate committee slated to vote on Trump FMCSA nominee Martinez on Wednesday

In his oral testimony last week, Martinez signaled his support for the coming enforcement deadline for the agency’s electronic logging device mandate, as well as ...

Threat of weaponized trucks on display in Manhattan terror attack

Though Tuesday's attack was carried out via a pickup truck, weaponized tractor-trailers are of major concern. “The Internet has given them (ISIS) a global platform ...

Spot market rates jump to highest points since 2014

Forecasters in recent months have said tightening trucking capacity, due to better economic conditions for freight activity, combined with the influx of freight and shifting ...

House Dems file bill to examine driver classification of port carriers

A bill introduced in the U.S. House last week would, if passed, direct the Labor Department and Department of Transportation to develop a task force ...

Petro-Canada: Roll out of next-gen Duron lubricants ‘a complete success’

The next-generation engine oils are, in short, designed to handle the needs of modern engines and aid in lowering fuel consumption and, thus, emissions of ...

Indicators: Despite positive momentum for freight, tonnage down slightly in September

ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello blames the dip -- which comes amid otherwise strong market conditions for carriers -- on natural disasters that occurred in ...

EPA to rescind glider kit emissions regs enacted last year

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt earlier this year announced the agency's intentions to reevaluate the glider-specific portions of the Phase 2 standards. The agency followed through ...

Court agrees carrier registration board violated open meetings laws when deciding 2018 carrier fees

The meeting should have been open to the public, and a public notice with the meeting’s location and time information should have been published at ...