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Tag Archives: Safety and Compliance

Close Call: Reckless Pickup Driver Narrowly Avoids Collision With Trucker

In a dramatic dash cam video, a vigilant truck driver successfully averts a potential disaster when a pickup truck attempts an illegal U-turn to escape a traffic jam. The heart-pounding incident unfolded on WA-18 West, just as the road entered the metropolitan area to the south of Seattle. The trucker who captured the close call […]

Man Awarded $6.1 Million in Crash, Trucker Claims Brakes Failed After Repair

A man injured in a Wyoming semi-truck accident in 2019 received a multi-million-dollar award this week. However, the truck driver involved asserts that the big rig’s brakes failed shortly after leaving the repair shop where they were serviced. On November 2, a jury in Natrona County granted Nicholas Skalicky $6.1 million in damages following a […]

Mastering Trucking FMCSA Regulations and Compliance Guidelines: Your Comprehensive Guide for Expert Insight and Success

FMCSA Regulations and Compliance Regulations Overview

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration FMCSA Regulations and Compliance on Hours of Service & ELDs A. Hours of Service (HOS) Regulations One of the fundamental FMCSA Regulations and Compliance is the Hours of Service (HOS) rule.This rule defines the maximum amount of time a driver can operate a commercial motor vehicle.HOS regulations aim to prevent […]

Hours of Service (HOS) Regulations

Explore a comprehensive guide on Hours of Service (HOS) regulations, covering driving limits and mandatory breaks for truck drivers. Stay compliant, stay safe with HOS regulations. HOURS-OF-SERVICE REGULATIONS PROPERTY-CARRYING DRIVERS PASSENGER-CARRYING DRIVERS 11-Hour Driving LimitCan drive a maximum of 11 hours after a continuous break of 10 hours. 10-Hour Driving LimitAllowed to drive a maximum […]