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U.S. Department of Transportation Takes Action to Ensure Truck Driver Rest Time and Improve Safety Behind the Wheel

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced a final rule that employs the latest research in driver fatigue to make sure truck drivers can get the rest they need to operate safely when on the road. The new rule ... December 22nd, 2011

Truck Fleets Face Road With More Accountability & Paperwork

The new federal Compliance Safety Accountability (CSA) initiative means truck fleet operators will have a bumpy road ahead with more accountability and paperwork. While it means more work for drivers and motor carriers, it should also drive safer fleet ... June 1st, 2011