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Ottawa Test City For School Bus Cameras

School buses in Ottawa will now have cameras that activate when the stop arm engages to record, capture license numbers, of violators passing a school... Read More

Long Weekends, Cargo Thefts Spike

A three-day weekend is an extended opportunity for cargo thieves to wreak havoc on the supply chain. Organized cargo theft rings will be extremely act... Read More

NTSA And FMCSA Seeking Opinions

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issued advance notices of proposed rulemaking (ANPR... Read More

Co-op Has A Safety Message

The Canadian Owner Operators Co-operative has been tasked to do a safety program to bring “the dangers of rail crossing” to truck drivers.... Read More

Teamsters join fight against push for younger drivers

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters is speaking out against the FMCSA’s attempt to start a second pilot program that would allow under-21... Read More

Colorado Changes Traction Law

Drivers will have to have four-wheel or all-wheel drive, or special tires or traction devices, between September and June starting this year if they a... Read More

Woman sentenced in scheme to falsify DOT exams

An involved in a scheme to submit falsified commercial driver’s license medical examinations to the FMCSA was convicted and sentenced to 24 mont... Read More

U.S. Truck Tonnage Up

U.S. for-hire truck tonnage spiked 7.4% in April, and was up 7.7% year-over-year, according to the American Trucking Associations.“The surge in... Read More

CHP Noticing An Increase in Marijuana Use by Truckers

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) says troopers are seeing an increased number of truck drivers working under the influence of marijuana.The Donner... Read More

I-29 Reopens Following Floods

Interstate 29 has been fully reopened, including the section from Exit 61 (near Crescent, Iowa) and Exit 71 (a mile south of Missouri Valley, Iowa). T... Read More