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SALT LAKE CITY, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England, a Salt Lake City-based global transportation provider, received a "Satisfactory" rating, the highest rating possible, in a recent Compliance Review.
ARLINGTON, Va., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In testimony before a Senate subcommittee today, Dan England, chairman and president of C.R.
ARLINGTON, Va., June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ATA President and CEO Bill Graves issued the following statement after the release of the National Transportation Safety Board's updated Most Wanted List: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) "I commend Chairman Hersman and the other members of the National Transportation Safety Board on modernizing the recent Most Wanted List.
State Police Teams Focus on Seat Belt Use and Commercial Driver Fatigue HARRISBURG, Pa., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania State Police placed 107 trucks and 72 commercial drivers out of service during a one-day enforcement effort that focused on seat belt use and driver fatigue, Commissioner Frank Noonan announced today. Operation SAFE, which stands for Seat Belt and Fatigue Enforcement, was conducted across the state on June 1 by motor carrier enforcement teams....
ARLINGTON, Va., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations told the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration it supported the agency's proposal to require motor carriers to install devices to record drivers' hours of service electronically, but urged the agency to address important device design and performance requirements.
ARLINGTON, Va., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, NACD filed comments with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) expressing concerns about the agency's proposed rule to require all interstate carriers currently using Records of Duty (RODs) logbooks to use electronic on-board recorders (EOBRs) to monitor hours of service compliance.
ARLINGTON, Va., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Officials from the American Trucking Associations again called on the U.S.
ARLINGTON, Va., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) recently filed comments in response to the notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) published in the January 28, 2011 Federal Register issue regarding Docket Numbers PHMSA-2010-0319 (HM-255) & FMCSA-2006-25660, Highway-Rail Grade Crossing; Safe Clearance.
Strike Force Inspections Remove 289 Unsafe Passenger Buses and Drivers WASHINGTON, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S.
- A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.