Occupational outlook for truck drivers and driver/sales workers including nature of work, working conditions, training & qualifications, advancement, employment job outlook earnings. (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Research on commercial motor vehicles including commercial motor vehicle facts report, crash statistics, large truck crash causation study, penalties assessed by FMCSA, NAFTA safety stats, publications (driver fatigue, weather impact on safety), more. (FMCSA, Office of Analysis, Research and Technology )
Includes trucking history, industry terms, accounting principles, information systems, industry operating procedures, government regulatory requirements, significant laws & important issues, alternative issue resolution considerations, industry resources. (Internal Revenue Service)
Includes preventing occupational illness and injury in trucking industry and offers Department of Transportation (DOT) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) compliance requirements to protect the worker. (Occupational Safety & Health Administration)
Includes data on transportation with statistics on revenues, passenger and freight traffic volume, and employment. Data are also provided for highway mileage and finances, motor vehicle travel, accidents, and registrations. (U.S. Census Bureau, The National Data Book)
Transportation relies on National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for various assistance, including standards and performance tests in improving safety and strength of roads. Learn of transportation programs, projects, news, events, and new latest publications. (U.S. Department of Commerce, NIST).
Refer to heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers (53-3032) with employment outlook and growth. (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Following search tool covers 55+ databases and over 2100 selected websites from 13 federal agencies offering U.S. government science information, including research and development in the area of transportation.