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Emergency Declaration Exempts Commercial Truck Drivers and Motor Carriers During COVID-19

FMCSA Provides Hours of Service Exemption for Drivers Providing Relief to Coronavirus Outbreak

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As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to force action by both state and federal governments, an emergency declaration was issued to allow industries like commercial motor vehicle operations …

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FMCSA Proposes Changes To HOS Regulations

New HOS Rules Increase Safety and Provide Flexibility For Drivers

Truck travelling on highway will benefit from FMCSA Proposed New Rules on Interstate HOS To Increase Safety For Drivers

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration recently proposed changes to the interstate hours-of-service (HOS) regulations with the intent to increase safety and provide additional flexibility for commercial drivers. The proposed …

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FMCSA Unveils CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

cdl operator truck driverThe Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) on March 20, 2019, unveiled its Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse (Clearinghouse) website. Registration by Motor Carriers will begin in the fall and will be required by January 2020.

Information …

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Some FMCSA Rules Don’t Apply When Transporting Agricultural

 fmcsa rules transporting agricultureAre You Exempt From FMCSA Rules When Transporting Agriculture?

On March 13, 2018 the U. S. Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced an additional 90-day temporary waiver from the electronic logging device (ELD) rule for agriculture …

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ELD Compliance Date Approaches For Truckers

eld mandate for truckers FMCSA Electronic Logging Devices Required for Commercial Truck Drivers

 COMPLIANCE DATE IS DECEMBER 18, 2017

All motor carriers and drivers are required to comply with the installation of electronic logging devices (ELD) as required by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety …

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