This course will give you an overview of the FMCSA's hours of service (HOS) rules that drivers must comply with, including a detailed look at how to comply with the HOS regulations and how to maintain an accurate record of duty status.
Regulations covered by this course include: 49 CFR Part 395
After completing this course, supervisors will understand:
The purpose and importance of hours-of-service regulations
How to apply hours-of-service regulations, including:
The daily 11-Hour Driving Limit, the 10-hour Off-Duty Rule, the 14-Hour Duty Rule, and the Mandatory Break Provision
The weekly 60-Hour/7-day and 70-Hour/8-day On-Duty Limits, and the 34-Hour Restart Provision
The exceptions to the weekly and daily limits
How to comply with hours-of-service regulations by:
Managing time spent driving, on-duty, and off-duty,
Maintaining a current, accurate record of duty status.