hours of service rule

ATA requests hours review

| February 14, 2012

The association asks the court to review the recently published final rule changing hours-of-service regulations.

FMCSA to move on electronic recorders, hours

| February 13, 2012

Agency will prepare rulemaking about electronic onboard recorders and hours-of-service supporting documents.

Rest in Pieces

Todd Dills | February 01, 2012

The new hours of service rule further complicates off-duty requirements in ways that could hurt productivity, though some flexibility is added.

Speakout

Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2012

Truckers weigh in on beauty vs. efficiency, driver fatigue and the hours-of-service regulations.

Pulse

Max Heine | February 01, 2012

With the deeper incursions into driver scheduling that have accompanied new versions of the rule, conflicts with operational realities and individual rest cycles become more glaring.

FMCSA’s hours rule justification includes, well, guess who…

| December 29, 2011

You can imagine my surprise yesterday when, just as I'm perusing portions of the new hours rule's full text in preparation for a story or two I'm putting together for Truckers News and Overdrive, I ...

Be ready for second year of CSA

| December 22, 2011

CSA's first year might have seemed benign to you, but it’s still warming up. Be prepared for a closer acquaintance in 2012.

New FMCSA rule cuts drivers’ weekly hours

| December 22, 2011

The long-awaited revision requires two early morning four-hour rest periods with the 34-hour restart, and does not change the 11-hour driving limit.

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