Refine Search

Truckers wisely opt for speed curbs

...regulators that would hold trucks to 68 mph or slower. A petition to that effect has been filed with the federal Motor Carrier Administration by Road Safe America, an Atlanta-based nonprofit group headed by Steve Owings, whose son was killed in...
Big-truck slowdown plan gets big boost

...a nightmare that they'll never wake up from," Mr. Owings said. The petition, filed with the federal Motor Carrier Administration, asks that the speed governors already installed on all new U.S. trucks be required to be set at 68 mph...
Additional business news

...truck accidents, which now kill more than 5,000 on the nation's highways every year. The new National Motor Carrier Administration would replace the Office of Motor Carriers, which operated under the Federal Highway Administration. AlliedSignal...