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10/16/2020
Hours waiver extended for wildfire relief haulers in California, Oregon The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Western Service Center has extended the emergen... Read More

10/16/2020
Hours waiver extended for wildfire relief haulers in California, Oregon The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Western Service Center has extended the emergen... Read More

9/29/2020
  Labor Dept. aims to clarify federal ‘independent contractor’ definition The Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division is proposing to better def... Read More

9/29/2020
  Labor Dept. aims to clarify federal ‘independent contractor’ definition The Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division is proposing to better def... Read More

9/15/2020
The U.S. DOT’s overhauled hours of service rule, which is meant to provide drivers and fleets with greater flexibility in their on- and off-duty cycles, takes effect in just ... Read More

9/15/2020
The U.S. DOT’s overhauled hours of service rule, which is meant to provide drivers and fleets with greater flexibility in their on- and off-duty cycles, takes effect in just ... Read More

9/2/2020
FMCSA opens comment period for proposed hours flexibility pilot program The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is now accepting comments on a proposed pilot program t... Read More

9/2/2020
FMCSA opens comment period for proposed hours flexibility pilot program The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is now accepting comments on a proposed pilot program t... Read More

8/31/2020
  With hours overhaul near, FMCSA now considering pilot program to test other HOS reforms The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Ad... Read More

8/31/2020
  With hours overhaul near, FMCSA now considering pilot program to test other HOS reforms The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Ad... Read More

4/9/2020
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced Wednesday that, because the COVID-19 emergency continues, the agency is extending the nationwide hours of service exemptio... Read More

4/9/2020
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced Wednesday that, because the COVID-19 emergency continues, the agency is extending the nationwide hours of service exemptio... Read More

11/18/2011
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10/7/2011
The battle over the proposed hours-of-service changes is heating up -- and it was already pretty darn hot to begin with. While the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration co... Read More

9/30/2011
It looks as if the controversy over proposed hours-of-service rules is about to enter the high-stakes political hardball stage. As the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration ... Read More

6/10/2011
The wrinkles continue to mount in the seemingly never-ending controversy over hours-of-service rules. In the latest development, the American Trucking Associations is assailing ... Read More

4/22/2011
Hours of service: It’s the controversy that just keeps going and going. Former FMCSA head John Hill recently told trucking leaders he doubts the ruckus over the proposed ru... Read More

4/15/2011
A flurry of legislation and other proposals under consideration in the nation’s capital could have a significant impact on the trucking industry. Last week, I had the privile... Read More

2/1/2011
Last Friday, the FMCSA announced its plans to hold a public listening session on Febuary 17 in Arlington, Virginia to discuss the proposed Hours of Service (HOS) rulemaking. In add... Read More

1/13/2011
The Hours of Service issue has come to a head yet again. This past December, the FMCSA announced their proposed changes to the HOS rules. The proposed changes are currently availab... Read More