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Canada-specific HOS On-Duty Requirement

This is a different requirement than when operating in the U.S. and might cause confusion for motor carriers travelling between Canada and the U.S., particularly with the ELD ...
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Hazardous Materials: How do they affect off duty breaks and duty statuses?

When taking a break while hauling hazmats, make sure you're doing it right! Understanding how to rightly claim the right duty status is already crucial if DOT ever inspects ...
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Logging Hours on an ELD and Non-ELD Deployed Vehicle

A reader of Marc's Safety Corner and customer of BigRoad recently asked an interesting question. How are Hours of Service (HOS) recorded when you have two vehicles – one that ...
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On-Duty Time Differences when in Canada vs U.S.

On-duty time means the period that begins when a driver begins work or is required by the motor carrier to be available to work. The main exception is where a driver is waiting ...
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How Does "Unassigned Driving" Work Under AOBRD vs ELD?

A motor carrier was in the midst of being audited by DOT and were asked to surrender an “Unassigned Driving Report” for the previous 6 months, even though they were ...
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Are Drivers Required To Log ALL On/Off Duty Switches?

Dear Marc, after reading the blog, "Are drivers required to show when they stop for fuel on their BigRoad driver logs?"  I am wondering about flagging every on/off duty switch. ...
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Are HOS Exceptions Available To "Driver-Salespersons"?

The electronic logging device (ELD) mandate has brought forward a lot of confusion about whether a specific vehicle and/or operation must comply or is exempt. This blog breaks ...
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Do You Know What Different CVSA Inspection Levels Mean?

If you look at your inspection report and see Level I or Level VII, do you know what it actually means for you? Given that the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) ...
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ELDs & Observations to Date – Part 2

Many things were going on behind the scenes before and after the ELD mandate rollout. In retrospect, we can better understand the predicaments many find themselves in today. ...
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ELDs & Observations to Date – Part 1

Let’s look at ELDs though the post-rollout lens – the good, the bad, and the ugly.
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