FMCSA reports gives Congress report on high-risk carriers May31

FMCSA reports gives ...

TweetThe Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has informed Congress that implementing the Carrier Safety Measurement System resulted in more carriers categorized as mandatory for investigation than using SafeStat. FMCSA Administrator Anne Ferro summarized the agency’s 2011 fiscal year...

Report says: Fewer T...

TweetTrucking companies that made it through the last recession are well-positioned to make money, analysts with Avondale Partners said in a recent state-of-the-industry report. Research analysts for Avondale said fewer trucking companies failed in the first quarter of 2012 than at other times...

Feds to test heavy-d...

TweetOTTAWA, Ont. — The feds have announced the continuation of a program that will assess the performance of clean vehicle technologies on light- and heavy-duty vehicles. The next phase of ecoTechnology was announced today by federal Transport Minister Denis Lebel. “Our government is...

Transportation Matte...

TweetTORONTO, Ont. — TruckNews.com’s weekly WebTV show Transportation Matters (TMTV) has garnered more than 200,000 views on its YouTube channel. The award-winning show is North America’s premiere online WebTV show with a focus on the trucking industry. The weekly show combines...

CTA raises concerns ...

TweetOTTAWA, Ont. — The Canadian Trucking Alliance has raised concerns over the US Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) decision to forge ahead with a requirement for mandatory reporting of residue in tanker trailers entering the US. Earlier last week, CBP said that soft enforcement...