Trucking Industry Helps Lay Wreaths to Honor Veterans
Truck Tonnage Jumps 8.2%
Diesel Prices Increase to $2.527
The average retail diesel price increased 3.4 cents to $2.527 per gallon, the highest price since October 19, 2015, according to the Department of Energy. Read more from American Trucker, and Land Line Magazine.
Drivers Need to Retake DOT Physical
About 6,600 truck drivers who got their medical certificate from Dr. Anthony Lefteris will need to be re-examined by a FMCSA certified medical examiner. Dr. Lefteris, who operated out of a Petro in Atlanta, faces multiple counts after submitting false information to the DOT. Read more from Overdrive Magazine and Land Line Magazine.
EPA Working on Proposed Diesel NOx Rule
The Environmental Protection Agency said it is beginning work on a proposed rule to set standards to reduce nitrous oxide diesel emissions from heavy-duty diesel engines beginning in model year 2024. Read more from Heavy Duty Trucking and Transport Topics.