Tag Archives: hours of service

ELD Mandate Compliance

Guest post courtesy of  Track Your Truck. If you’re a CDL driver, you should have Dec. 18, 2017 circled on your calendar. That’s the day on which commercial drivers must be in compliance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s … Continue reading

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Editing your AOBRD record

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has issued regulatory guidance concerning the editing of records created by automatic on-board recording devices (AOBRDs), otherwise known as electronic logging devices or ELDs. The guidance makes clear that, within certain limits, a driver must … Continue reading

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FMCSA Update

With three months left in 2015, FMCSA Acting Administrator T.F. Scott Darling, III shared this update on the agency’s top five priority initiatives for the year: “Safety Fitness Determination (SFD) FMCSA is in the final stages of publishing a Proposed Rule … Continue reading

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FMCSA: ELD Final Rule Slated to Publish on Sept. 30 – News – TruckingInfo.com

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Share your opinion

Share your opinion during a live online discussion about electronic logging devices.

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Bumper to Bumper: The Complete Guide to Tractor-Trailer Operations: Mike Byrnes and Associates.: 9780962168765: Amazon.com: Books

Have you got this book in your cab? Not only thorough and helpful but enjoyable to read. And, ranked #10 on amazon.com. Bumper to Bumper: The Complete Guide to Tractor-Trailer Operations: Mike Byrnes and Associates.: 9780962168765: Amazon.com: Books. Don’t have … Continue reading

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Make a difference

Want to make your experience with the 34-restart regulations known and have them count? The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has announced that it is recruiting truck drivers and carriers for its Driver Restart Study. This study will measure and … Continue reading

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Studying the restart

HDT (Heavy Duty Trucking) Info reports that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is on track to launch its study of the 34-hour restart, citing Martin Walker, chief of the agency’s research division. Congress ordered the study when it suspended … Continue reading

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Stocking stuffers

Right about now most people are getting out last minute Christmas cards and polishing off their gift giving lists. But truckers keep on trucking and those of us in the transport industry know that we’ll be out there making deliveries … Continue reading

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Fun with HOS

The restrictions on use of the 34-hour restart that were put into place in 2013 are likely to be suspended. This story in Transport Topics explains it nicely. On Dec. 13, 2014, Congress passed a bill that includes the suspension. … Continue reading

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