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FAST Act: Beyond Compliance and Safety and Enforcement Impacts



Project Goal:

The goal of this project is to determine a potential program to provide carriers with credit for implementing safety programs above and beyond minimum safety compliance, as well as to study the safety and enforcement impacts of changes made to various definitions in the FAST Act.



Section 5222 of the FAST Act (referenced throughout this SOW as “Beyond Compliance”), signed by President Obama on December 4, 2015, with...