Not everyone gets an exemption

November 21, 2019


Land Line Now, Nov. 21, 2019.

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Everyone seems to want an exemption from the hours of service – but not everyone got one. We’ll tell you who did. Also, the latest on autonomous vehicles.

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I. Today’s news with Terry Scruton

It’s what you need to know that’s happening now in trucking.

II. You get an exemption … you? Not so much

FMCSA has responded to a slew of requests for exemption from the hours of service regulations. Also, the Senate Transportation Committee took a hard look at autonomous vehicles this week.

III. Ohio’s cash-for-turnover scheme is back

Ohio lawmakers are once again working to offer carriers some cash for training new truck drivers, while an effort to add tolling to Michigan highways moves forward.

IV. Cargo theft can happen – even when you’re on the ball

What does it mean when you do everything right, but still become a victim of cargo theft. Also, how you can have an impact in the upcoming election year.

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