WASHINGTON — Highway fatalities have crept up sharply over the past two years, numbers released Friday by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., has introduced legislation Booker said would protect commuters, rail operators and commercial truck drivers from the “dangers” of sleep apnea.
While diesel prices declined ever-so-slightly last week, they didn’t stay down, except for the Gulf Coast region. All but one of the Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) 10 reporting regions showed small increases, with the national average on-highway price ringing up at $2,792 per gallon, 4 tenths of a penny up from last week’s $2.788.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR’s Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) for July continued near zero, at a reading of -0.1, reflecting the dominance of contract pricing to the measure.
PHOENIX — Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao told the annual meeting of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) that important regulatory and policy changes are under way at DOT to help deliver infrastructure projects faster and in a more cost-effective manner.