Regulating Alcohol Out of the Driver’s Seat
Utah’s reduced blood alcohol concentration limit sees reduction in drunk driving-related deaths.
Innovation, Safety, and Self-Driving
Experts discuss the future of autonomous vehicle regulation.
Service Animals at 30,000 Feet
A federal rule finalized under the Trump Administration allows airlines to narrow the use of animals as a disability accommodation on flights.
Putting the Brakes on Federal Transportation Regulation
Policy experts argue that the U.S. Department of Transportation’s regulatory role should be reduced.
Deregulating Rail Transportation of Liquefied Natural Gas
Proposed rule aims to make it easier to ship liquefied natural gas by rail.
Putting the Brakes on Crude Oil Train Regulation
Experts say rescission of brake regulation could create serious safety risks.
Getting Railroads to Regulate Sleep Disorders
Transportation safety agency and senators push for regulations combatting sleep apnea in rail employees.
Addressing the Dangers of Partially Driverless Cars
Scholar analyzes and suggests regulations for semi-autonomous vehicles.
Autonomous Vehicle Bill Leaves Safety Gaps
House bill on autonomous vehicles restricts state policies that could improve safety.
The Constitutional Executive Order on Regulatory Budgets
President Trump’s regulation-trimming executive order will likely survive judicial scrutiny despite potential policy objections.
It Is Premature to Label a Regulatory Budget Unconstitutional
The President’s one-in, two-out executive order may be difficult to implement, but it is not unconstitutional.
Legal and Policy Challenges to the Dakota Access Pipeline
Recent University of Pennsylvania event explores issues raised by the Dakota Access Pipeline.