Comply with DOT rules to avoid fines and accidents.
About the U.S. Department of Transportation FMSCA driver safety. The FMCSA and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) have published rules specifically prohibiting interstate truck/bus drivers and drivers who transport placardable quantities of hazardous materials from texting or using hand-held mobile phones while operating their vehicles. The joint rules are the latest actions by the U.S. Department of Transportation to end distracted driving. Violations can result in fines and/or driver disqualifications and will impact a motor carrier’s and/or driver’s Safety Measurement System (SMS) results. Click the links below for more info:
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Comply with Department of Transportation rules and regulations
Improve overall safety for your drivers and others on the road
Avoid distracted driving to reduce tickets, accidents and lawsuits