Legislative and Regulatory Updates

FMCSA Provides Exemption to Drivers due to Hurricane Barry

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15 Jul 2019

FMCSA has release a Declaration and exemption from Parts 390 to 399 for drivers hauling relief loads due to Hurricane Barry. The exemption includes the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee […]

FMCSA Talks Extension on Parts of the ELDT Rule

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27 Jun 2019

According to a spokesman with FMCSA, “FMCSA anticipates seeking an extension of some provisions of the ELDT rule in order to gather additional feedback from the states and make the implementation as effective as possible.” It was said that there […]

New Drug Panel Impacts Fleets in 2018

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14 Dec 2017

Beginning on January 1, 2018 new Department of Transportation (DOT) drug testing panels go into effect. The Health and Human Services (HHS) Mandatory Guidelines were revised in 2017. The new guidelines apply to Federal drug-testing programs for urine testing and […]