MCSAC

Government, Business, Safety

FMCSA Seeks Nominations for Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee

Traffic on Interstate 71 MCSAC’s members represent safety advocates, law enforcement officers, labor groups and trucking leaders. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is requesting nominations for people to serve on its Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
October 28, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

FMCSA Launches Driver Panel for Advisory Committee

truck driver According to FMCSA, the new panel includes between 20 and 25 drivers representing various sectors of the industry. (kali9/Getty Images)

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has created a panel of commercial drivers to contribute to the agency’s Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
September 21, 2020
Government, Business, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

Autonomous Guidance on Docket at July MCSAC Meetings

Autonomous Waymo trucks Waymo autonomous freight trucks. (Waymo)

Autonomous technology will be among the topics to be examined at the Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee meetings scheduled for July 30-31, federal trucking regulators announced.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
June 29, 2018
Government, Business

Report on Driver Delays Gets More Time to Be Completed

WASHINGTON — A congressionally mandated Department of Transportation Office of Inspector General audit of motor carrier delays in loading and unloading has been delayed until late summer or early fall, a top official with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said June 12.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
June 12, 2017
Government, Business

MCSAC Advises on Insurance, Mexican Trucks, CSA Programs

Truck at Mexico border by John Sommers II for TT

An advisory committee to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration offered the agency guidelines on how to revise insurance minimums, submitted a final report on the recently concluded Mexican trucks pilot program and heard an update on new rules that FMCSA will propose for its Compliance, Safety, Accountability program.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
October 30, 2014