Truckers urge hours-of-service flexibility

| January 29, 2010

Harold Babbitt of Babbitt Transportation of Fremont, Neb., said the closure of many rest areas makes it difficult for truckers to find “safe havens” to get rest during their 10-hour rest periods. If truckers park on Interstate exit ramps, they run the risk of getting ticketed. strives to maintain an open forum for reader opinions. Click here to read our comment policy.