Tag: Illinois

FMCSA Orders Illinois Driver Responsible for Illinois Tollway Worker’s Death OOS

The FMCSA has ordered the driver responsible for an Illinois Tollway worker to not operate a CMV.

Senator Calling For Tougher Oversight Following Fatal I-88 Truck Crash

A deadly crash in Illinois that has drawn nationwide attention, has a U.S. Senator calling for tougher oversight on trucking companies.

Driver Involved in Fatal I-88 Crash Charged With 4 Felonies

The driver responsible for a crash that left an Illinois Tollway worker dead and an Illinois state trooper severely injured was in violation of HOS.

Men Charged With Theft Of Laundry Detergent Load Valued At $60,000

Two Chicago-area men have been charged with theft after allegedly stealing a tractor-trailer loaded with $60,000 worth of laundry detergent. Thirty-year-old Omar Daraghma and 25-year-old...

Update: St. Louis Trucking Company Owner Sentenced To 33 Months In Prison For Shorting Drivers’ Pay

The owner of an East St. Louis trucking will spend 33 months in prison and has been ordered to pay $273,000 to the drivers his company shorted.

Illinois DOT Out Patching Potholes In Full-Force

Crews have been diligently working towards filling the many potholes in Illinois that started to appear after last week's polar vortex. // Post by Illinois...

VIDEO: Highway To Hell

Check out 'Highway To Hell,' a slideshow of images compiled from the 2014 Icemageddon. This video covers 175 miles of I-70 hell from Indianapolis, Indiana to Vandalia, Illinois!

Court Rules Driver May Sue After Being Fired For Misreporting Truck Problem

A federal appeals court ruled that a former dump truck driver can sue his former employer for terminating him because he unknowingly misreported a problem with the truck he was operating.

IDOT LIST RELEASED: Interstates Increasing Limits To 70 MPH

Beginning tomorrow, many Illinois highways will increase to 70 mph limits.

Illinois Trucking Company Owner Facing Prison For Shorting Employee Pay

An Illinois trucking company owner is facing prison for shorting drivers' pay.

Illinois Releases Toll List of Shame

The Illinois Tollway has released a list of the most prolific toll dodgers and what they owe.

Join A Convoy For A Cause

If you're going to be in Illinois on Saturday, September 28, check this out!

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