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The Speed Limiter Issue Rolls On

It boggles the mind, trying to understand the NHTSA, FMCSA, DOT, other federal agencies, and the ATA’s thought processes.  And I suppose that none of us ever will get them figured out!   646 more words

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The DOT Daily: FMCSA Proposal to Affect Diabetics

FMCSA Proposes Revision to Diabetes Standards for Interstate Commercial Drivers.  The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today announced a proposal to permit individuals with stable, well-controlled insulin-treated diabetes mellitus (ITDM) to be qualified to operate trucks and buses in interstate commerce.  130 more words

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"Safety Photo of the Day" - Bridge Strikes

Bridge Strikes & GPS

Why is FMCSA concerned about bridge strikes?

Why is FMCSA concerned about truck and bus drivers’ use of GPS navigation systems? 101 more words

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From the office of Senator Schumer

(Note, recently I sent Senator Schumer a note regarding the 34 restart period the following is the response from his office)

Thank you for your letter regarding hours of service rules for truck drivers. 297 more words

FMCSA Releases Free Smartphone App for easy CSA Score access

Today the FMCSA released a new,free app that is sure-to-be controversial. The smartphone app, called QCMobile, will  “allow for more convenient access to currently available online safety performance information for interstate truck and bus companies.” Safety information and USDOT registrations for motor carriers are now available at your fingertips, which will come in handy for law enforcement officials, insurers, brokers, and freight-forwarders. 112 more words