TAM News

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.

Imagine an extensive traffic jam – with electric vehicles

A Washington Post editorial suggests the snowy cold traffic jam would have been much worse if there were more electric vehicles on the road.

TAM chairman, trucking industry leader Ed Rodricks passes away

Ed proudly served as chairman of the executive board of directors with TAM, and was president and COO of Regency Transportation.

FMCSA extends Emergency Declaration 2020-002

This morning, the FMCSA extended Emergency Declaration 2020-002 to Feb. 28. 2022. Additional CDL and CLP waiver updates were published.

FMCSA to require rear impact guard yearly inspection

The FMCSA has added rear impact guards on the list of items that must be examined as part of the required annual inspection for CMVs.

Federal infrastructure legislation includes benefits for Massachusetts

The historic bipartisan infrastructure legislation will deliver for Massachusetts by repairing roads and bridges, improving transportation options, building a national network of chargers to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles, […]