Tag: Hours of Service/HOS

Posted 03/08/17 - by iGlobal LLC

FMCSA Prohibits Harassment of Drivers Using Electronic Loggi... FMCSA Prohibits Harassment of Drive...

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) explicitly prohibits a motor carrier from harassing a driver using an electronic logging device (ELD) and provides that a driver may file a written complaint under 49 CFR 386.12(b) if the driver was subject to harassment. The FMCSA defines harassment as an action by a motor carrier toward…

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Posted 05/04/16 - by iGlobal LLC

Senate Passes Bill to Correct 34-Hour Restart Rule Flaws Senate Passes Bill to Correct 34-Ho...

The Senate Appropriations Committee unanimously passed a $56.5 billion funding bill that addresses potential flaws in the 34-hour restart rule. The wording in the Department of Transportation’s bill attempts to remedy what many trucking fleet leaders believe would hamper the industry. The bill establishes a 73-hour cap on drivers’ work in a 7-day consecutive period…

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