It’s That Time Again! A 2022 Regulatory Roundup

As 2022 comes to a close, now is good time to look back to see what has been accomplished this year and what has been left undone in government regulation. As predicted, 2022 was a busy year and STC expects accelerated activity in 2023 as the Biden Administration...

Every Home Needs a Good Foundation

In last month’s issue we wrote about the US DOT’s National Roadway Safety Strategy and noted the six strategies assigned to FMCSA to improve road safety. DOT has initiated a Call-to-Action campaign to solicit feedback, and STC is happy to oblige. Our first...

Did You Know? The Latest STC Hosted TTT Podcast is Available

The latest TTT Podcast, hosted by STC and sponsored by True North Companies has been released. This month, STC and True North discuss what gifts we’d like to give the trucking industry for the holidays. Watch on YouTube or listen on Spotify or anywhere you get...

STC In The News: Large Fleets a Big Target for Pricey Litigation

The larger the fleet, unfortunately the more vulnerable it tends to be, having costly litigation resulting from accidents.  Scopelitis Transportation Consulting’s Steve Keppler talks about nuclear verdicts alongside Steve Stanaszak, a Partner with the law firm of...

In Defense of ELDs

The comment period for the FMCSA’s Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on potential changes to the Electronic Logging Device rules and Technical Specifications closed on November 15, 2022. Since then, there has been much discussion about the overall safety impact of...

STC In The News: Industry Reacts to Proposed ELD Revisions

FleetOwner recently interviews STC Co-Director P. Sean Garney for an article describing the industry’s reaction to FMCSA’s request for comments on what changes should be made to its ELD rules. Garney provided insights on the rulemaking process and highlighted some...