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Study on Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) Driver Commuting (FAST Act, Section 5515)

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To conduct a study on the effects of excessive commuting on safety and CMV driver fatigue.


Section 5515 of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, 2015 (FAST Act) directs the Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to “conduct a study on the safety effects of motor carrier operator commutes exceeding 150 minutes.”


The study...