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FMCSA Proposes Promising Pilot Program

On September 4, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) proposed a pilot program that would allow 18-, 19- and 20-year-old drivers to operate

Is Your Transportation Company Ready for the New HOS Regulations?

Revisions to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) hours of service (HOS) regulations kick into gear starting September 29. The

Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 Hazard Pay Grant Program

Recently, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced the availability of $50 million in grant funding to provide hazard pay to employees in life-sustaining

Propane and Compressed Natural Gas Tax Credits Reinstated – Refund Claims Can Be Filed Beginning on February 14, 2020

The IRS has provided helpful guidance on requesting refunds for the 2018 and 2019 years for the Alternative Fuel Credit (more commonly known as Propane

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Alternative Fuel Credit Extension Expected to Arrive Just Before Christmas

Many taxpayers in the transportation and manufacturing industries have been patiently waiting, like a child for Christmas, for an extension of the Alternative

Celadon Bankruptcy Makes Waves in the Trucking Industry

Indianapolis-based Celadon Group, Inc., one of the largest truckload carriers in North America, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last week. The

Announcing the First Annual Ohio Trucking Association and Schneider Downs Transportation Business Outlook and Economic Survey

Click here to download the First Annual Ohio Trucking Association and Schneider Downs Transportation Business Outlook and Economic Survey For the first

Better Strategy Could Help Ease Trucker Shortage, Retention Issues

According to the American Trucking Associations (ATA), the industry was short approximately 60,800 drivers in 2018. With freight volumes steadily on the

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Update: New Environmental Grant Program Deadlines in Pennsylvania

In 2018, pursuant to the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection ("PADEP") created

Transportation Industry Struggles with Growing Driver Shortage

While the U.S. Census Bureau shows the number of truckers at an all-time high in of 3.5 million drivers in 2017, the last year for which information is

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