Regulations

Rhode Island tries to ban trucks from using side roads in order to generate more toll revenue

“We are asking the State Traffic Commission to help ensure that large commercial trucks do not use local roads and neighborhoods as throughways,” said Lisbeth Pettengill, spokesperson for RIDOT.

Senators Propose Bill To Permanently Revoke CDLs Of Truck Drivers Involved In Human Trafficking

The OOIDA has opposed the bill and says it unfairly "singles out truckers."

House Subcommittee Passes Bill To Delay ELD Mandate For Certain Truckers

The bill would delay the start of the ELD mandate for one year.

State Rewrites ‘Distracted Driving’ Laws, Can Issue Fines For Changing Songs And Using GPS On Phones

A representative said the bill is "necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, and safety."

Breaking: Supreme Court WILL NOT hear OOIDA’s Lawsuit Against ELDs

Because of the Supreme Court's decision, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling to uphold the mandate will remain.

Mega-Carrier Loses Half Its Value In A Day Amid Fraud Allegations

Its President and COO has also resigned.

Trump Asks For $1 Trillion To Make America’s Roads Great Again

The President explained that he consulted with a "friend in the trucking business," who said American highways are in their worst shape in decades.