34 Hour Restart Explained — Foley Carrier Services Video Quick Tips

The 34 hour restart provision of the hours of service regulations has changed for truck drivers. Learn everything you need to know in this quick, informative video

‘To Hell with Politics,’ Foxx Gets Tough on Funding

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx called on Congress to get tough on the issue of highway funding. Continue reading

E-Log Vendors React to Hours of Service Changes

E-log providers have been hurrying to update their hours of service applications due to recent changes to the 34-hour restart provision. It’s time for you to hear who’s saying what.  Continue reading

Essential Transportation Trends Revealed

Is increasing your trucking efficiency important to you? It should be and we’re here to uncover some key transportation trends that will help you while you’re out on the road.  Continue reading

FMCSA Releases Crash Risk Study

FMCSA has released a study about how to predict future crashes, creating discussion among industry leaders. The agency’s survey looks at the difference between “at-fault” and “no-fault” accidents. Should they be separated? There were 11,000 police reports examined. Continue reading

Truckers Gain Hours of Service Flexibility

The controversial hours of service provision has been suspended, granting truck drivers some of the flexibility that they’ve asked for during the rulemaking process. Continue reading

State DOTs Want an Answer

State DOT leaders made an appeal to Congress at the Transportation Research Board’s annual meeting about the extreme need for a more unified national freight policy. State DOT leaders want an answer – is the federal government in or out of the transportation program?  Continue reading

Senators Speak out on Guardrail Controversy

Guardrail manufacturer Trinity’s ET-Plus system is in the spotlight once again. Their faulty rail heads have been linked to multiple deaths and injuries. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) hammered home their complaints to Gregory Nadeau of the Federal Highway Administration. Continue reading

Get Ready For Your New Entrant Safety Audit — Video Quick Tips

New Hours of Service Review

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has announced that it is partnering with a research firm to conduct a yearlong review of a new hours of service rule.  Continue reading