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DOT: Insufficient Data to Recommend Truck Size and Weight Changes

April 22, 2016

DOT: Insufficient Data to Recommend Truck Size and Weight Changes

The U.S. Department of Transportation on April 14 released its federally mandated study on truck size and weight, concluding that data is too insufficient to recommend any type of regulatory change.

Truckload Carriers Change Truck Weight Policy

March 18, 2016

Truckload Carriers Change Truck Weight Policy

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) changed its truck weight policy at its recent annual meeting, marking the second time in recent months that the association has put itself at odds with the American Trucking Associations over truck policy.

DOT Recommends No Change to Truck Size and Weight Pending Better Data

June 5, 2015

DOT Recommends No Change to Truck Size and Weight Pending Better Data

The Department of Transportation on June 5 recommended lawmakers refrain from making changes to truck size and weight regulations at this time citing profound data limitations.