Converting from an AOBRD to ELD: What you need to know

Drivers and carriers can start taking steps now to ease any potential pain. It starts by identifying whether you have an AOBRD installed and whether you […]

Senate GOP Introduce Concealed-Carry Reciprocity Bill

For truck drivers with concealed carry permits, the bill would make it easier to determine which states would or would not honor their permits. A bill […]

Trucking Law: Can you refuse to drive in poor weather?

The Trucking Law segment is a new monthly feature on Overdrive, in which we pose commonly asked questions from truckers and owner-operators to legal experts. In this […]

Hundreds of truckers ticketed for violating weather-related commercial vehicle ban

Pennsylvania police say that they issued hundreds of citations to truck drivers who violated the commercial vehicle travel ban this weekend — in spite of the […]

Virginia lawmakers want to install cameras to catch truckers who avoid paying tolls

  Along the 300 plus miles of I-81, there will be six toll gantries. This means about one every 50 miles. The bill provides a free […]

FMCSA suspends hours regs for certain drivers in 12 states ahead of winter storm

Drivers hauling heating fuel and other essential supplies in 12 midwestern and eastern states are receiving a reprieve from hours of service regulations in anticipation of […]

Third-party CDL skills tests can reduce licensing delays, says CVTA

New research released last week by the Commercial Vehicle Training Association indicates that states with third-party commercial driver’s license skills testing experience significantly fewer testing delays […]

When fuel prices are moving up and down, who is making money? We take a look

With oil markets whipping up and down—down from early October to right around Christmas, and then shooting back up since then into the first days of […]

Troublesome increase in commercial motor vehicle fatalities; FMCSA says unbelted drivers still a major reason

There has been a significant increase in commercial motor vehicle fatalities over the past two years, and lack of seat belt usage was cited by a […]

Though FMCSA operations unaffected, shutdown could delay hours of service revisions

The partial shutdown of the U.S. government could delay the publication of a proposed rule to reform hours of service regulations, according to a U.S. DOT […]

Subscribe to iTrucker