Trucking Regulations

FMCSA Withdraws Sleep Apnea Proposal

This week the FMCSA withdrew an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking which could have dramatically increased the number of… Read More

ELD Exemption: Truck Year or Engine Year?

The FMCSA recently clarified that it's the age of the engine, not the age of the truck… Read More

2-Year ELD Delay Proposed in Congress

Truckers will have until 2019 to install electronic logging devices (ELD) if newly proposed legislation becomes law. Read More

CSA Scores To Remain Hidden for Now

This week the National Academy of Sciences released its long-awaited study of the FMCSA’s Compliance… Read More

FMCSA Drops Bid to Increase Carrier Insurance

This week the FMCSA announced that it has withdrawn its proposed rulemaking which could have called for an increase in… Read More

ELD Secrets That Every Broker Should Know

I've been an owner-operator for six years, and I was a company driver before that. Read More

5 New Regulations That Affect Freight Brokers

Here are five new regulations that freight brokers should be aware of—either because they apply to brokers directly… Read More

New Food Safety Rules: Who Will Feel the Pain?

New rules regarding the safe transportation of food will go into effect April 6 for large carriers, brokers and shippers. Read More

FMCSA Shelves Carrier Safety Fitness Determination

The Safety Fitness Determination (SFD) has been postponed, as of this week. Read More

2013 HOS Rules Doomed

A number of trucking publications have reported this week that the more restrictive hours of service restart rules—put in… Read More

Should I Use a GPS for Fuel Taxes?

Filing IFTA fuel taxes is all about keeping accurate records. Do you have all your fuel receipts? Read More

Final Stage of MC Number Rule Suspended

The trucking industry has spent several months waiting to hear from the FMCSA about when the new Unified Registration System… Read More