FMCSA kills data collection program
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has announced it has terminated the collection and dissemination of motor carrier financial and operating statistics. See article in Fleet Owner.
The program was designed to collect annual and quarterly data from motor carriers including balance sheet and income statement data along with information on tonnage, mileage, employees, transportation equipment, etc. However, penalties for noncompliance had not been enforced.
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