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Comment period on ELD exemption request for small carriers ends Monday

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Truckers have five more days to comment on an exemption request that would exempt carriers with fewer than 50 employees from the electronic logging device mandate.  Read more here.

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Bill Seeks To Determine How Many Truckers Quit The Industry Because Of ELD’s

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House Representative Kevin Cramer of North Dakota has introduced legislation “to require the Secretary of Transportation to conduct a study about the impact of electronic logging devices and report the findings to Congress.”  Read more here.

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Diesel taxes set to rise in six states, fall in Nebraska

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Diesel fuel taxes in Oklahoma increased Wednesday for the first time since 1987, while fuel taxes in six other states will change on July 1.  Read more here.

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Invest in inspections to save money, hassle later

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The talk around roadside inspections by law enforcement always seems to be about the nitpicky violations owner-operators receive. And, of course, so many believe they should just be able to get the “fix-it warning,” correct the problem and go on down the road.  Read more here.

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OOIDA Thanks Senators For Supporting Hours-Of-Service Reform

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The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association released a statement thanking the 30 U.S. Senators that recently signed a letter asking the federal government to reform the hours-of-service regulations for commercial truck drivers.  Read more here.

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Trailer makers respond to changing needs

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Trailer manufacturers are responding to e-commerce-fueled changes to the supply chain by expanding their oper­ations and ramping up customization.  Read more here.

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Dates set for CVSA’s annual driver-focused enforcement blitz

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Operation Safe Driver Week, an annual enforcement spree put on by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, is set this year for July 15-21.  Read more here.

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New Rhode Island law bans using cell phones while driving

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new Rhode Island law bans drivers from using hand-held wireless communication devices, like cell phones, while driving. The use of headphones or accessories that cover both ears is also not allowed under the new law, which goes into effect June 1.  Read more here.

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Arkansas troopers bust two truckers with more than 200 pounds of pot each at the same weigh station in a week

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Arkansas Highway Police working at the Alma Weigh Station have recovered over 570 pounds of marijuana during two separate commercial vehicle inspections this week.  Read more here.

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Number of women in trucking rising

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PLOVER, Wisc. – The number of women employed in the trucking industry is rising.  Read more here.

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