ELD exemption requests rejected

December 7, 2018


LLN (12/6/18) –The FMCSA has rejected a number of ELD exemption requests. Also, OOIDA speaks out on the latest Automated Vehicles document. States work to accommodate truck platooning. And a board works to align U.S. and Canadian truck regulations.

0:00 – 10:11 – Newscast

10:11 – 24:55 – ELD exemption requests rejected

24:55 – 39:51 – Accommodating truck platooning

39:51 – 49:39 – Aligning U.S. and Canadian regulations

Segment 1


Segment 2

The FMCSA has rejected a number of ELD exemption requests, including one from OOIDA. Terry Scruton talks with Jay Grimes of OOIDA’s Washington, D.C., office. Also, OOIDA comments on the latest Automated Vehicles document.

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Segment 3

Several states may change their laws to accommodate truck platooning. Terry covers that with state expert Keith Goble. Also, speed limit increases continue in Minnesota. Mary McKenna and Mark Reddig present some important notices from the Land Line Now Community Bulletin Board.

Segment 4

It’s been said that the U.S. and Canada have different, but very similar regulations for trucks. However, that’s not just by happenstance. Mark Reddig talks with OOIDA’s Director of Safety and Security Operations Doug Morris.


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