Source: National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, Alexandria, Va.
The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association’s 2023 Compliance Guide for the Federal Drivers’ HOS Regulations provides operators of mixer, dump, tanker and other Class 8 truck fleets updated Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Hours of Service interpretations. The guide offers critical perspective on the 30-minute break provision, electronic logging device exemption and other HOS revisions applied in September 2020 and upheld in a summer 2022 federal court ruling. Authors examine the Hours rules, how it impacts construction materials industry, and what individual producers and their and drivers need to do to be compliant. Copies can be ordered here.