USDA Grain Transportation Report 3 (9/29): FMCSA Seeks Comments on Use of ELDs

According to today's USDA Grain Transportation Report, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) seeks public comment on current regulations regarding the use of electronic logging devices (ELDs).

The agency would like to clarify the rules’ language and address technical concerns raised by industry stakeholders. FMCSA seeks comments on five areas for which it is considering changes: how the rules apply to pre-2000 engines; how to address ELD malfunctions; how ELD products should be removed from FMCSA's list of certified devices; how ELD technical specifications should be revised; and how ELDs should be certified.

Comments can be submitted here by November 15, 2022.

Read the full report here.