Transportation Regulations

In-depth coverage of shipping security, including strategies, new regulations, screening and more.

Webcasts

Midyear Trucking Report: Is a Rally or Retreat Ahead?
Aug 25, 2016 2:00PM EDT

Commentary

Unless a shipper’s bill of lading form provides for claimants to recover “administrative expenses” incurred in connection with filing claims, the claimant has no right to add a thin dime to its actual damages.

News & Analysis

28 Jul 2016
Shippers and railroads disagree about the merits of a new proposal from the U.S. Surface Transportation Board over so-called “reciprocal” or “competitive” switching.
27 Jul 2016
BNSF has 60 days to decide whether to appeal latest court ruling involving the Southern California International Gateway.
25 Jul 2016
The immediate roadblocks, stalemates and impasses the group confronted at the July 15 highlight the deep divisions among the members of the congressional working group and the challenges they’ll face in the months ahead.
25 Jul 2016
The Brexit will slow U.K. containerized trade in the short term.
25 Jul 2016
Australia’s top container terminal operator will have a new owner in short order.
19 Jul 2016
The EU has fined four of Europe’s largest truck manufacturers a record 2.93 billion euros ($3.3 billion).
19 Jul 2016
Terminals in India's busiest port are facing heat over allegations of unnecessary container weighing to meet SOLAS.
18 Jul 2016
NYK Line’s roll-on, roll-off cargo price-fixing woes continued Monday.
15 Jul 2016
Representatives of the railroad industry and labor unions — many of whom actively opposed the group’s formation in the first place, but nevertheless landed seats at the table — took little time before questioning and criticizing the very existence of the new Port Performance Freight Statistics Working Group.
15 Jul 2016
As US regulators look into shipper detention practices, DAT survey finds many drivers are being delayed.