Top 10 stories from the first half of 2013

Updated Jul 9, 2013

Now that we’ve officially passed the midway point of 2013, here’s a look at the top stories (based on clicks) from the first six months of the year. Not surprisingly, the changes to the hours-of-service rules grabbed most of the attention, with four out of the top 10.

10. Agency tells ATA hours compliance date will not be delayed, February 26

9. Reports: Freightliner, Western Star to lay off about 1,300 workers, January 30

8. CSA being audited by Inspector General over data quality, January 17

7. ATA’s Card: Costs, regulations forcing out trucking’s ‘first generation’, June 3

6. Crackdown: FMCSA’s putting extra muscle into shutting down truck fleets, June 5

5. CVSA Roadcheck 2013 set for June 4-6, May 1

4. ATA asks agency to delay hours rule implementation, January 29

3. EOBR rule could come by September, says Ferro, March 14

2. New hours-of-service rules take effect, July 1

1. CSA, hours of service, tolls top House’s oversight plans, January 25