TITLE

Truck-driver rules will affect ports

AUTHOR(S)
Mongelluzzo, Bill
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/19/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on hours-of-service rules for drivers issued by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration which took effect on January 4, 2004 in the U.S. Impact of the rule on ports; Effects of the rule on receiving warehouses and truck drivers; Comments from harbor truckers on the rules.
ACCESSION #
12048330

 

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