Do New Trucking Rules Create Unintended Risks?

Bill Graves, President and CEO of the American Trucking Association (ATA) touches on the hours of service regulations, and some of unintended consequences of the rule changes. There is no question that mandatory restarts have reduced the number of truck related fatalities by over 20 percent since 2003. However, recent changes imposed by the FMCSA to the restart policy has raised a variety of questions and concerns for the trucking industries labor market, as well as the general public.

Read full article