One big difference Canada39s ELD rule will cover trucks back to the 1995 model year as opposed ot the 2000 model year in the US
However FMCSA said it will consider an update to its existing sleep apnea guidance Photo Dear Dcotor
IBISWorld estimates that the price of national trucking services will rise 62 in 2017 alone partially due to the need to pay for ELD technology Photo Omnitracs
The bill would widen the number of manufacturers eligible for exemptions for testing and deployment purposes of selfdriving vehicles Photo Peterbilt
This proposed Congressional legislation would provide quotclarity and guidancequot for businesses so they know they are properly classifying independent contractors without fear of IRS penalties
While drivers must speak English during roadside inspections it can be easier for some to manage their daytoday operations in Spanish the firm noted
Twoyear delay in ELD mandate supported by some opposed by others Photo Aaron MarshAmerican Trucker
Experts noted that the ELD mandate is not included in President Trumprsquos efforts to halt new regulations because it was already in process prior to his inauguration
Carriers with more than 275 million in annual revenue were required to comply with the new food safety rules on April 6 this year All others with more than 500000 in revenue must comply by April 6 2018 Photo Discount Shelving
Over the last sixplus decades the FET has jumped from 3 to 12 according to ATD Photo Sean KilcarrAmerican Trucker