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Hand-Held Cell Phone Ban for Truckers Now In Effect

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood issued a final ruling on the federal hand-held cell phone ban for commercial carriers. Is it a good idea, and more importantly, can it be enforced?
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Hours Of Service Rule Change – Hard Facts

FMCSA HOS Final Rule was handed down early, with expected and unexpected changes to current guidelines, making future court battles likely...
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Stability Control Systems – Why Do the Feds Want Them?

The NHTSA studies show that stability control systems can potentially save a few more lives on the road. Is the projected cost worth it?
2012 HOS Rule Logbook Tutorial

New HOS Rules: Visual Examples for Truckers

This article has a link to the FMCSA's new online tutorial about how to fill out your logbooks to avoid violating the new HOS rules.

Update: Missing Girls Found Safe, Fugitive Found Dead

The two missing Bain sisters have been found safe. Get details on the their recovery here.
Teen in Connecticut Charged with Negligent Homicide

Connecticut Teen Charged With Negligent Homicide

A Connecticut teen is facing vehicular homicide charges for the death of a 43-year-old jogger. What was she doing at the time of the accident?
Rebuilding Joplin: One Year Later

Slideshow of Joplin, Missouri: One Year Later

Joplin, Missouri is slowly rebuilding after the May 22, 2011, devastating tornado. See the progress that's been made.
ATA, CVSA and AAA Urge Congress To Mandate Electronic Logs

ATA, CVSA and AAA Release Video In Support Of EOBRs

ATA, CVSA and AAA Release Video In Support Of EOBRs. Watch it here. Do you agree?
Wireless Solutions for Truck Drivers

Mobile WiFi Options for Truck Drivers

We know how frustrating it can be, truck drivers. You put in your entire work day, you're tired, you're legs are sore and you just want to relax a little with some web surfing,...
Travel America Honors Truck Drivers

T/A Truck Stops to Honor Veterans

Travel America Truck Stops are doing a little favor for all of America's Veterans of War on July 4th. Find out what they can do for military families on the holiday inside...
Arkansas Truckers To Reap Benefits of Tax Break

Arkansas Truck Drivers To Reap Benefits of Tax Break

A tax break for Arkansas truck drivers goes into effect this week, but not everyone is happy about it. Get the details here.
Websites That Sell Only American Made Products

Made in America: Websites That Sell Only American Made Products

In honor of Independence Day, we wanted to share a list of stores that only sell American made products. Did you know that spending $30 a month on American products could save 1 million American jobs?
President Obama Signs Highway Bill

President Obama Signs Surface Transportation Bill Into Law

President Obama finally signed into law a bi-partisan funding bill for American highways and surface transportation industry projects. Find out where the money is going.

FMCSA Shuts Down Chameleon Trucking Company In Alabama

You can run from the FMCSA, but you can't hide. Find out the latest trucking company to be placed out of service by the FMCSA.
Truck Driver Pet Supplies You May Not Have Heard Of

Truck Driver Pet Supplies You May Not Have Heard Of

Great truck driver travel pet supplies that are awesome and affordable. You may not have heard of some of them. What's your favorite pet product?
Michigan Truck Drivers Strike for Health Insurance

Truck Drivers Strike In Michigan Over Health Insurance

Michigan truck drivers are pulling off the road to negotiate on-road hours, health insurance costs and more. Will they succeed?