TITLE

Hours of Service of Drivers: Western Pilot Service Application for Exemption

AUTHOR(S)
Minor, Larry W.
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;10/3/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 191, p61137
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Western Pilot Service's application of exemption to the U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regarding certain hours-of-service (HOS) provisions under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs). Western requests FMCSA to exempt its drivers who transport aviation fuel for aircraft used in wild-land firefighting operations. The request is on HOS prohibition on commercial motor vehicle (CMV) driving after the 70th hour cumulative on-duty time.
ACCESSION #
69931305

 

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