GPS Tracking & Fleet Management – NJ fleet shut down by FMCSA

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has declared New Jersey-based J&A Transportation, Inc. an “imminent hazard to public safety” and ordered the trucking company to cease operations. The shutdown order was based on the results of numerous roadside inspections which found multiple hours-of-service, driver and vehicle maintenance violations, FMCSA said in its out-of-service order. …

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GPS Tracking & Fleet Management – Kentucky Office of Highway Safety joins anti-texting campaign

In honor of Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April, the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) said they are joining the “One Text or Call Could Wreck It All” campaign sponsored by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in an effort to make roadways safer. The KOHS pledges to help spread the message that distracted drivers are…

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GPS Tracking & Fleet Management – EPA Levies $438,000 in Fines and Mandatory ‘Environmental Projects’ on School Bus Contractor for ‘Excessive Idling’

(CNSNews.com) – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) enforced nearly $500,000 in fines and mandatory “environmental projects” on a school bus contractor for “excessive idling,” and as part of its anti-idling campaign to reduce the carbon footprint of school buses waiting to pick up children for their routes. “As part of a settlement for alleged excessive…

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