Five HOS proposed changes and their implications to carriers

By: Rick Malchow

Publication: FMCSA Compliance Manual

Date Posted: 08/16/2019

5 HOS Proposed Changes Video

On Wednesday, August 14, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) released much-anticipated proposed changes to the federal hours of service rules. J. J. Keller transportation expert Rick Malchow explains the five proposed changes and their implications to carriers.

Based on the 5,200 comments received from public feedback in 2018, FMCSA on Wednesday announced five proposed revisions to the existing rules. Read on for a description of the changes.