Press Release

ATA Statement on New Truck Speed Limiter Proposal

Arlington, Virginia – Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear issued the following statement on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s notice of intent for a rulemaking on speed limiters for commercial vehicles:

“ATA is pleased that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is pursuing a constructive, data-driven approach to the issue of truck speed limiters in its latest proposal.
 
“We intend to thoroughly review FMCSA’s proposal, and we look forward to working with the agency to shape a final rule that is consistent with our policy supporting the use of speed limiters in conjunction with numerous other safety technologies.”