Search Close Menu

Search Results

Best Match Date Posted
Close
Expand All
Results: 286
Pilot Program Would Test 3-Hour 'Pause' of Driving Clock

Pilot Program Would Test 3-Hour 'Pause' of Driving Clock

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is asking for public comment on a pilot program to study the one part of the hours-of-service proposal that didn’t make it into the final rule: allowing drivers to pause their on-duty driving period with one off-duty period up to three hours.

August 28, 2020

ELD Providers Prep for Upcoming HoS Changes

ELD Providers Prep for Upcoming HoS Changes

With revised federal hours of service scheduled to take effect Sept. 29, ELD providers have also been planning how best to assist fleets with the changes.

August 21, 2020

J. J. Keller Offers New HoS Training

J. J. Keller Offers New HoS Training

J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. have developed new training to help drivers understand the revised requirements under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s new hours of service rules, which will take effect September 29, 2020.

July 1, 2020

ERoad’s New Feature Simplifies Short Haul Exemptions
FMCSA Narrows Definition of COVID-19 Relief Loads

FMCSA Narrows Definition of COVID-19 Relief Loads

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has extended its COVID-19 emergency declaration allowing for the exemption from hours-of-service rules if delivering relief loads – but it has narrowed the definition of relief loads.

June 9, 2020

House Bill Would Spend $319 Billion on Highways, Postpone New HOS Rules

House Bill Would Spend $319 Billion on Highways, Postpone New HOS Rules

A $500 billion, five-year infrastructure bill introduced by the House of Representatives would not only fund highways and advance clean transportation efforts, but also would delay implementation of the new hours-of-service rule, require a rulemaking on driver detention, push revision of how motor carrier safety is measured under the CSA program.

June 3, 2020

Hours-of-Service Final Rule Adds Flexibility to Truck Drivers' Workdays
FMCSA Extends COVID-19 Emergency Declaration for Trucking
FMCSA Extends, Expands ‘Essential’ Goods Exemption

FMCSA Extends, Expands ‘Essential’ Goods Exemption

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has extended its Emergency Declaration providing hours-of-service regulatory relief to commercial vehicle drivers transporting emergency relief in response to the nationwide COVID-19 outbreak through May 15.

April 9, 2020

FMCSA Offers More Answers to Questions on COVID-19 Hours of Service Exemption
Canada, Mexico Borders Closed to Everything But ‘Essential Travel’

Canada, Mexico Borders Closed to Everything But ‘Essential Travel’

While the U.S., Canada, and Mexico are all in agreement concerning the current restrictions on border crossings, all parties also acknowledge that the bans will not stop the commercial trucking industry from the making the necessary deliveries throughout North America.

March 24, 2020

Waste Haulers Exempt from HOS Regs Amid COVID-19
Answers to Questions about COVID-19 Emergency Declaration for Trucking Relief Supplies
FMCSA Expands Coronavirus Hours-of-Service Exemptions

FMCSA Expands Coronavirus Hours-of-Service Exemptions

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration added fuel and other items to an expanded national emergency declaration to provide hours-of-service regulatory relief to commercial vehicle drivers transporting emergency relief in response to the nationwide coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

March 18, 2020

DOT Issues Emergency Declaration for Commercial Vehicles Delivering Coronavirus Relief