From ELD and HOS violation trends to self-driving trucks’ job displacement, 6 takeaways from FMCSA’s ART forum

March 12, 2021

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) on Wednesday presented its 20th annual Analysis, Research, and Technology Forum, with a wide-range of speakers from the agency presenting on topics from truck crash and fatality statistics, to trends in enforcement and inspections, emerging technologies like autonomous and electric vehicles, and more.

The forum, held in a virtual format and broadcast live via Microsoft Teams, also featured a brief address from the agency’s Acting Administrator, Meera Joshi, who will hold the role until President Joe Biden nominates and the Senate confirms a new administrator.