Regulations: Page 2
Safety agency once again takes up mandating side underride guards
The NHTSA also named the members of its Advisory Committee on Underride Protection, which will make recommendations on safety regulations related to underride crashes.
April 19, 2023
New to driving? Not been inspected? Insider offers Roadcheck advice
The man who oversees the International Roadcheck three-day inspection blitz offers his advice.
April 14, 2023
FMCSA removes All-Ways Track ELD from its list of registered devices
Those using the device must discontinue using it and revert to paper logs or logging software to record required hours of service data.
March 27, 2023
ATA reacts to report that California will set own emissions standards
"We have worked tirelessly with EPA on aggressive, achievable timelines for emissions reductions over decades."
March 21, 2023
Fuel-related emergency covering 8 states extended to mid-April
It covers motor carriers and drivers providing emergency assistance in Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming.
March 21, 2023
Hazmat crash prompts Truck Safety Coalition to demand changes by DOT
Among their demands were for automatic emergency braking and speed limiters to be required on all commercial motor vehicles.
March 15, 2023
106 vehicles, 135 drivers placed OOS during Arizona enforcement effort
The enforcement blitz was held from Monday, Feb. 20, through Friday, Feb. 24, on Interstate 10 from Phoenix to the New Mexico state line, and on Interstate 19 from Tucson to the international border.
March 3, 2023
CVSA's Roadcheck will focus on anti-lock brakes and load securement
The high-profile inspection blitz is scheduled for May 16-18.
February 28, 2023
FMCSA removes another ELD from its list of Registered Devices
Carriers and drivers have until April 4 to replace the Nationwide ELD if they are using it now.
February 3, 2023
FMCSA seeks additional comments on autonomous trucks regulations
The FMCSA's filing asks questions about whether carriers should be required to notify FMCSA when operating Level 4 and Level 5 autonomous trucks.
February 2, 2023
FMCSA removes ELD ONE from its list of approved devices
The agency says motor carriers have a period of up to 60 days to replace the revoked device(s) with compliant ELD(s).
January 31, 2023
House committee to hold hearing on State of Transportation and Supply Chain Challenges
Chris Spear, president and CEO of the American Trucking Associations will testify.
January 29, 2023
Legislation provides tax credits, training grants for drivers & parking funds
“We need to recruit, train, and retain truck drivers to keep our supply chain moving."
January 25, 2023
Nevada, South Dakota and Wyoming waive regs for propane haulers
Wyoming citizens “are faced with low supplies of propane with which to heat their homes and businesses.”
January 24, 2023
Refinery shutdown, winter weather prompt FMCSA emergency declaration
The order applies to carriers and drivers providing direct assistance supporting emergency relief efforts transporting gasoline, diesel, or jet fuel.
January 18, 2023
Wisconsin waives hours of service regulations for heating fuel haulers
Gov. Tony Evers issued an executive order declaring an energy emergency related to a shortage of residential heating fuel in the state.
January 10, 2023
Fines for violations of federal regulations increased by DOT
DOT is required by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 to adjust fine amounts each year based on inflation.
January 6, 2023
FMCSA waives hours of service regs for heating fuel haulers
The emergency declaration covers 45 states and is effective until Jan.6.
December 22, 2022
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CA governor vetos bill requiring drivers in autonomous trucks
"California’s safety experts can continue to evaluate autonomous vehicle technology and consider appropriate regulatory action."
House hearing on autonomous trucks addresses security, safety, driver jobs
Survey finds which states lead the country for road rage incidents
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week begins; busy week ahead
More official licensed Cummins products are here!