Posts Tagged ‘HOS’

HOS propane waiver extended

Posted on: March 28th, 2014 by Tom Kelley No Comments

In a move displaying little confidence that winter’s grip on the US will fade anytime soon, the FMCSA’s temporary HOS waivers have been extended for [...]


New act to extend HOS propane exemptions

Posted on: March 11th, 2014 by Brooke Wisdom No Comments

Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) has introduced legislation to extend the hours of service exemptions for haulers of propane and other home heating fuels. The bill [...]


Study backs HOS restart provisions…sort of

Posted on: February 7th, 2014 by Tom Kelley No Comments

The FMCSA recently released the results of a study that, on the surface, supports the provisions of the 34-hour restart in the new HOS rules. [...]


HOS Waived Again

Posted on: January 31st, 2014 by Tom Kelley No Comments

FMCSA waives HOS limits for drivers hauling heating fuels This week’s widespread cold snap has led to yet another waiver on HOS limits, proving once [...]


Congressman offers bill to reset HOS rules

Posted on: December 20th, 2013 by Tom Kelley No Comments

HOS rollback? Representative Richard Hanna (R-NY) recently met with members of the trucking industry to discuss the negative impacts of the new HOS rules implemented [...]


New HOS Costs Drivers Billions

Posted on: November 29th, 2013 by Tom Kelley No Comments

ATRI survey results show HOS impact on productivity & wages Last week, the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) posted the results of its survey detailing [...]


Big Government’s HOS as bad as its Healthcare

Posted on: November 26th, 2013 by Tom Kelley No Comments

Now that we’re a bit farther into the new HOS rules than we are with the healthcare takeover, it’s becoming readily apparent to anybody with [...]


HOS flawed…who knew?

Posted on: November 22nd, 2013 by Tom Kelley No Comments

ATA calls for action on HOS rules Earlier this week the American Trucking Associations (ATA) once again called on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration [...]


Handling HOS regs in the real world

Posted on: October 31st, 2013 by beccaallison No Comments

As of July 1, 2013, two new Hours of Service (HOS) regulations were handed down from the FMCSA. One now requires drivers to take a [...]


HOS – Speak Out!

Posted on: September 13th, 2013 by Tom Kelley No Comments

HOS Survey Helps Drivers Be Heard Earlier this year, the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) released a study which detailed the expected impacts from the [...]


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