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Texas ranked highest

Texas ranked highest in the nation in fatal large truck and bus crashes in 2019, accounting for 15% of all the nationwide total. And, only 2.8% of all traffic enforcement inspections, statistically the most effective form of CMV roadside enforcement, occurred...

Like Data? You’ll Like FMCSA’s Newest Data & Analysis Tools

If you’re a regular reader of the 60 Seconds with STC newsletter, you probably know that we love data. Good data informs good policymaking, and data transparency is an important aspect of making sound decisions. So, STC is pleased that FMCSA is taking strong steps...

The Clearinghouse Is Working. . .When It’s Up & Running, That Is

FMCSA is beginning to take a victory lap on the roll-out of the Clearinghouse. In late February 2020, the agency issued a press release touting the more than 650,000 registrants and the nearly 8,000 positive test results (or refusals to test) that have been uploaded...

STC In the News: STC President Interviewed for Freight Talk

Dave Osiecki, President and CEO of Scopelitis Transportation Consulting, was recently interviewed by Brandon Fried, Executive Director of the Airfowarders Association during which the discussed several hot issues in the trucking industry including Hours of Service,...