A proposed rule mandating the use of electronic onboard recorders is still on track for November publication, while the agency is taking steps to mitigate driver coercion.
An rule mandating use of electronic logs is still slated to be proposed in November, the DOT said this week. It also expects to publish the drug and alcohol clearinghouse rule later this year.
Though CVSA examined EOBRs and speed limiters last week, it does not know yet when it will make a formal recommendation on the devices.
FMCSA announced it will hold a listening session April 26, in Bellevue, Wash., to gather public commentary on EOBRs and driver harassment.
You might have noticed the powers that be are not striving to make your work environment more trouble-free next year.
Truckers weigh in on onboard recorders, old-time truckers and shortages in overnight truck parking.
Bloodless revolution By Max Heine, Editorial Director News of the electronic onboard recorder mandate for reckless carriers suggests even bigger news – that the order is but a stepping stone toward requiring EOBRs for all carriers. That ...
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