Concrete Pumpers Seek Short-Haul Hours of Service

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  • FMCSA Issues Final Rule to Revisions of ... - Concrete Pumpers

    Jul 23 2020 · Number 1 above addresses ACPAs short-haul extension by two hours negating the need for the exemption. It also extends the 100 air-mile rule to 150 air-miles. Number 3 above addresses ACPAs 30-minute break exemption. The current exemptions cover concrete pumps between now and the effective date of the new rule.

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  • Concrete pumpers want same hours regs as concrete haulers ...

    Jun 21 2018 · The American Concrete Pumpers Association is asking FMCSA to allow concrete pump operators who utilize the short-haul exemption to be able to extend their day from 12 hours to 14 hours.

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  • Electronic Logging Devices - American Concrete Pumping ...

    Nov 21 2017 · Concrete pump drivers who operate only within a state under a states unique HOS regulations are only required to utilize an ELD if that state has adopted the federal requirement to apply to intrastate trucking operations. Texas adopted an intrastate mandate to begin in December of 2019. California is talking about a compliance date of January 1 2021!

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  • Hours of Service of Drivers: American Concrete Pumping ...

    Nov 01 2018 · Timing and scheduling are critical to ensure a high-quality result. Allowing concrete pump drivers to use the short-haul exception but return to their reporting location within 14 hours instead of 12 hours would harmonize the hours-of-service rules for drivers of concrete pumps with the rules for drivers of the vehicles that supply the concrete.

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  • Final FMCSA driver hours rule remains ... - Concrete Products

    May 18 2020 · Sources: U.S. Department of Transportation; National Ready Mixed Concrete Association Alexandria Va.; CP staff. A final U.S. DOT rule updating Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration hours of service (HOS) terms increases flexibility for the 30-minute break provision by requiring a work pause after eight hours of consecutive driving and allowing it to be satisfied by a driver using on ...

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  • Hours of Service of Drivers: American Concrete Pumping ...

    Jun 21 2018 · ACPA requests that concrete pump operators be allowed to use the short-haul exception but return to their work-reporting location within 14 hours instead of the usual 12 hours. The requested exemption would apply industry-wide to all concrete pump operators concrete pumping companies and drivers who operate concrete pumps.

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  • FMCSA grants concrete pumpers HOS exemption for 14-hour ...

    Nov 01 2018 · Short-haul concrete pumper drivers have been granted an hours-of-service exemption. They will now be allowed an extra two hours per day to return to their work reporting location. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced on Oct. 31 that it would grant a petition by the American Concrete Pumping Association to extend the short ...

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  • Texas Administrative Code

    (D) concrete pumps. (2) The provisions of Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations §395.3 shall not apply to intrastate commerce. Drivers in intrastate commerce will be permitted to drive 12 hours following 8 consecutive hours off duty.

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  • ACPA Granted Exception to Extend ... - Concrete Construction

    Jan 15 2019 · The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has granted the American Concrete Pumping Associations (ACPA) exemption request for concrete pumpers from the requirement that short-haul drivers utilizing the records of duty status (RODS) exception return to their normal work-reporting location 12 hours after going on duty.

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  • Washington Report: Passing the Baton - Concrete Pumpers

    Jan 07 2020 · ACPA now has two exemptions from the FMCSA hours of service (HOS) requirements. Until March 17 2024 concrete pump operators are exempt from the requirement to use off-duty time to take a 30-minute break. Pumpers can use on-duty time. Until November 1 2023 concrete pump operators have a two-hour extension to the short-haul exemption.

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  • ACPA files petition with FMCSA for concrete pump operators ...

    Jun 20 2018 · The American Concrete Pumpers Association is asking FMCSA to allow concrete pump operators who utilize the short-haul exemption to be able to extend their day from 12 hours to 14 hours.

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  • A Beginner's Guide to Understanding the Short-Haul ...

    Jan 12 2021 · In 2020 the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) changed the rules regarding the short-haul hours of service exemption to offer

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  • Hours of Service Revisions Increase Flexibility for ...

    Jun 30 2020 · Hours of Service Revisions Increase Flexibility for Construction Fleets. The expanded short-haul exemption and 30-minute rest revisions benefit the

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  • What Fleets Should Know About Texas Intrastate ...

    May 28 2019 · The Texas DPS wrote an exception to the Hours of Service (HOS) rule. If you have an AOBRD in place it could be grandfathered in until December 2019. There are three exceptions to the ELD mandate in Texas: Short haul: Within a 150-air-mile radius. To get this exception you have to return to your work location within 12 hours.

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