TAM News

ATRI releases the Top 10 Trucking Industry Issues for 2022

The ATRI, the trucking industry’s not-for-profit research organization, released its 18th annual Top Industry Issues report.

TAM Testimony – Large Entity Reporting Requirement

The following testimony was sent today to Ms. Ngoc Hoang, environmental analyst at the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection Bureau of Air and Waste. It concerns 310 CMR 7.41, Large […]

Massachusetts state police recognized by national trucking industry research organization for commercial vehicle enforcement effectiveness

Massachusetts ranked fifth overall in commercial vehicle enforcement effectiveness in ATRI’s report.

Orange Line and North Green Line shutdown

The Orange Line and northern section of the Green Line shutdowns will cause residual impacts to the “roadway” transportation network for the next month.

MassDOT issues IRP Apportion Registration extension

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles has issued an extension for IRP Apportion Registrations displaying a June 2022 expiration decal.

Bill aims to repeal rolling stock tax in Massachusetts

H.B. 2959, An act relative to the taxation of rolling stock, has been introduced in the Massachusetts House.

MassDOT & ThinkArgus conducts trucker roadway experience survey

Survey answers will help MassDOT gain a better understanding of your needs and lived experience on Massachusetts roads.

Entry-level driver training standards effective Feb. 7

New FMCSA entry-level driving standards become effective Monday, Feb. 7 and impacts all CDL drivers. Review training and FAQs.

Winter Storm: Tractor trailer ban set for Saturday

Tractor trailers will be restricted from all state roads during the winter storm. Monitor 511 for immediate updates.

Governor declares emergency related to hours of service regulations

An emergency exists pertaining to the delivery of supplies, specifically propane and heating and fuel oil to customers in Massachusetts.