FMCSA launches Facebook page
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) launched a Facebook page at www.facebook.com/FMCSA in an effort to further increase transparency and public awareness of FMCSA safety programs, encourage collaboration, and stimulate innovation.
FMCSA’s Facebook page will be updated daily and will feature
Clapp Nominated to Head FMCSA
President Bush will nominate Joseph M. Clapp to administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).
If approved, Clapp will be the FMCSA's first full administrator since its creation in 1999.
Clapp is a former chairman of Roadway Services Inc. and various motor carrier organizations.
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Sandberg sworn in as head of FMCSA
Anette M. Sandberg was sworn in Tuesday as the new administrator of the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).
President Bush nominated Sandberg in March and the Senate confirmed her on July 31.
Transportation Secretary Norm Mineta appointed Sandberg as deputy administrator of the FMCSA in November 2002.
She has been serving as acting
FMCSA puts Penn. bus co. out of service
.S. Department of Transportation’s (U.S. DOT) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) placed Pennsylvania-based passenger bus company Super Luxury Tours out-of-service and suspended the company’s U.S. DOT operating authority for violating insurance requirements for commercial motor carriers. Under the out-of-service order, Super
FMCSA enhances public access to info via Web page
The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) launched a new Web page that improves free public access to orders and decisions on FMCSA civil penalty
FMCSA previews changes to Safety Measurement System
Last week, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) began previewing proposed enhancements to its Safety
ICF International wins DOT FMCSA contract
ICF Incorporated LLC, a subsidiary of ICF International, won a competitively awarded recompete contract with the U.S. Department of Transportation's (DOT) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).
The total value of the five-year contract (one base year, four option years) is $10 million.
FleetSafer Mobile safe driving software fully fosters compliance with the new Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) guidelines on hand-held mobile phone use while driving a commercial vehicle. Patented software for smart phones, FleetSafer Mobile with SafeDial enables companies to ensure that employee drivers’ cellphone usage is fully compatible with FMCSA
FMCSA shuts down Ill. operator
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) ordered passenger carrier LEX Express Inc. (DBA Lincolnland Express) of Champaign, Ill., to shut down its operations.
On Oct. 22, 2012, FMCSA issued a proposed “Unsatisfactory” safety rating
LaHood announces FMCSA surprise inspections
On Wednesday, Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood announced via his FastLane blog that the Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) was partnering with state law enforcement in 13 states to conduct surprise bus safety inspections.
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