Training Wheels February, 2021

Training Wheels February, 2021

New head of CVTA focusing on entry-level driver training rule​, from FreightWaves, March 9, 2021 Helping prepare truck driver training schools for a major new federal regulation is at the top of A. Bailey Wood’s priority list. Wood is taking over as president and CEO...
Training Wheels February, 2021

Training Wheels February, 2021

CDL fraud could rise under relaxed requirements, from FreightWaves, January 14, 2021.Tractor trailers and automobiles may share the roadways, but not everybody has the right to drive in the proverbial truck lane. Obtaining a commercial driver’s license (CDL) is a rite...
Training Wheels January, 2021

Training Wheels January, 2021

Federal pilot program would open long-distance trucking to 18-year-olds, from the Washington Post, December 31. 2020. A federal agency is proposing a pilot program to allow people as young as 18 to drive trucks across the country, an idea enthusiastically supported by...
Training Wheels December, 2020

Training Wheels December, 2020

New Technology for drivers promotes safety, eases workflow management,, from Fleet Equipment, December 15, 2020. Truck driver safety and training solutions have grown astronomically this year. With truck drivers being more remote than ever due to the pandemic, an...
Training Wheels November, 2020

Training Wheels November, 2020

Congress must take need for drivers as seriously as infrastructure, from American Trucker, November 3, 2020. Infrastructure has been front and center leading up to the 2020 U.S. presidential election, though funding for new bridges, roads, and railways are only a few...
Training Wheels September, 2020

Training Wheels September, 2020

FMCSA forms driver panel to get feedback on CMV issues and initiatives, from American Trucker, September 22,2020. A panel of commercial vehicle drivers is being created to provide feedback to federal regulators on issues such as safety, hours of service (HOS)...