There has been a lot of talk about revising Hours of Service (HOS) regulations, especially since the ELD mandate took effect and highlighted a lot of shortcomings in the current rules. The FMCSA is considering what changes to make, and has scheduled a public listening session to hear the concerns of interested parties.
The session will be held September 22nd, from 10am to 12pm at the National Auto Museum in Reno, Nevada, and will be webcast live for those who are interested in participating but cannot attend in person. You can submit questions during the live stream to ListeningSession@dot.gov.
The four specific areas under consideration for revision and two petitions include:
To register for the event, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fmcsa-public-listening-session-tickets-50281408045.
For more information, read the FMCSA's announcement here.