WASHINGTON, D.C. – Much-reviled restart rule will be suspended after Senate approves omnibus spending bill with rider pertaining to hours of service.
J.J. Keller now offers a ‘Texas Oilfield’ rule set for Encompass with E-Logs, useable on iPhone, iPad, and Android devices, making HOS compliance easier for the oil and gas industry in both Canada and the U.S.
DALLAS, TX. – Dan England got into the details of hours-service rule changes, taking apart FMCSA’s argument.
ARLINGTON, Va. — Just a few months after special interest groups convinced the U.S. DOT to rewrite hours of service rules because truckers supposedly weren’t safe enough, the industry posted the largest ever year-to-year drop in truck-involved fatalities.
GREEN BAY, WI. – Since the new hour of service rules implementation on July 1, Schneider National says it has seen just over a 3 percent drop in productivity on solo shipments and a 4.3 percent decline on team shipments.
Whether you’re talking EOBRs, cell phones or CB laws, some regulations are just itching to be broken, writes Rolf Lockwood.
WASHINGTON, DC- As a result of the U.S. drought, hours-of-service regulations have been waived in order to give affected farmers and ranchers immediate relief.
TORONTO — The dust is settling from the lump of coal that thudded at the foot of truckers just before Christmas in the form of new hours-of-service rules.
A new rift between Ottawa and Queen’s Park has emerged over Canadian HOS rules — further loosening the feds’ grip on extra-provincial carriers.
WASHINGTON – The ATA, along with other interested groups, have filed a brief challenging the FMCSA’s hours-of-service rules.
Under new orders, the DOT will backtrack on HOS. Hope that the rules can get more flexible is ‘wishful thinking.’
We’ll be hearing more about fatigue management in the future. I hope.
BLOOMINGTON, IN – The May results for FTR Associates’ Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) show that there has been little change from the previous month, however, FTR expects rates to accelerate in the second half of the year.
VICTORIA — Four more provinces — B.C., Manitoba, Quebec, and New Brunswick — have implemented hours-of-service rules for intra-provincial truckers.
Webtech Wireless has announced its new MDT 3500 in-cab tablet. Based on Micronet’s new Android-based A-300 rugged tablet for mobile computing, IT’S fully integrated into Webtech’s Quadrant Manager which automates hours-of-service management.