Earlier this week the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a final rule changing commercial driver’s license (CDL) regulations to make it easier for military service members to obtain jobs in the trucking industry.
Thu, Oct 06, 2016
Want to see what your CSA score will look like if all of the proposed changes to the Safety Measurement System (SMS) go through? Well...now you can!
Mon, Oct 03, 2016
The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) presented the American Trucking Association (ATA) with their report on the Critical Issues in the Trucking Industry for 2016. Can you guess what they are?
Fri, Sep 30, 2016
BigRoad made the trip down to Little Rock, Arkansas for the 2016 Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) Annual Conference and Exhibition held from September 18 - 22.
Thu, Sep 29, 2016
Having trouble passing roadside inspections? Not sure where you should start to help your fleet (drivers and office staff) improve their results? Check out a recap of our Tips to Help You Pass Your Next Inspection webinar that was held last week!
Fri, Sep 23, 2016
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) Operation Safe Driver Week is coming up quickly. During this special week, law enforcement agencies will launch heightened traffic safety enforcement and education initiatives across North America.
Tue, Sep 20, 2016
The industry has been buzzing with conversation in support of and against the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate since it was announced over 9 months ago. This included a lawsuit launched by the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) a day after the ELD mandate final rule was published.
Tue, Sep 13, 2016
It's National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW) - a week to recognize the hard work and dedication of over 3.5 million men and women working in the transportation industry today. Spearheaded by the American Trucking Association (ATA), National Truck Driver Appreciation Week will run from September 11 - 17, 2016.
Thu, Sep 08, 2016
There’s no stopping now! The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual Brake Safety Week is being held from September 11 - 17, 2016. Here’s what you need to know to make sure you keep rolling!
Thu, Sep 01, 2016
The BigRoad team hit the road bright and early to make the LONG drive down to Dallas, Texas for The Great American Trucking Show (GATS). As always this show was a great opportunity for us to catch-up with our customers and teach the industry about how BigRoad helps drivers and fleets be safer, more efficient, and save money.