Truck spills are a subject most people don’t think about. However, semi-trucks transport vast quantities of liquids and hazardous liquids every day.
Most people associate a “black box” with airplanes. When a plane goes down, investigators scramble to locate the in-flight recorder, which records the conversations in the cockpit,
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) goals for 2017, which include truck crash prevention and helping state police enforce trucking regulation,
Sleep apnea is becoming more common among commercial truck drivers and it causes fatigue and loss of focus. How is the government fighting this problem?
According to media reports, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the federal agency in charge of overseeing and regulating the trucking industry,
One of the dangers of passing truck regulations at the end of a presidential administration is that the new regime may not have the same ideas.
In the trucking world, owning your own truck is a big deal.
Drivers at most companies are required to drive at least one year before they are qualified to get their own truck due to the responsibilities it entails.
It’s quite possible that many more drowsy driving crashes go unreported. Shift workers, such as truck drivers, are more likely to drive fatigued.
If you’re ever driving behind a UPS truck, you may notice that the driver of the truck will not take any left turns.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the federal agency in charge of making rules that govern the trucking industry, says it’s considering getting rid of a rule that requires truckers with insulin-dependent diabetes to drive a semi-truck without obtaining an exemption from the federal government.