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Trucking Rules and Regulations Reference Guide to Transportation

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ISBN-10: 1401835465

ISBN-13: 9781401835460

Edition: 2005

Authors: Alice Adams

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This handbook of transportation industry rules and regulations will arm professional drivers with the knowledge they need to avoid penalties and infractions when driving coast-to-coast and state-to-state. Trucking Rules and Regulations: A Reference Guide to Transportation teaches variations in interstate laws for the education and preparation of drivers for over-the-road duty. It is written in a user-friendly style that provides explanations for many of the issues and terms relative and specific to local, state, and federal traffic policies in each of the 50 states including Hawaii and Alaska. Coverage has been compiled from numerous sources and includes regulations from the Federal Motor…    
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List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date: 8/18/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Alice Adams was born in Fredericksburg, Virginia, in 1926 and grew up in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. After graduating from Radcliffe College, she married and had a son in 1951. Adams later recalled her late 20s and early 30s as the worst years of her life. After divorcing her husband in 1958, she worked at secretarial and clerical jobs to support herself and her son. Adams published her first work of fiction when she was about thirty, and was more than forty-years-old by the time she began making a living solely as a writer. In 1982, in recognition of the twelfth consecutive appearance of her work in "Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards," Adams won a special award for continuing…    

About the Author
About the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
Newly Revised Hours-of-Service Ruling
Background on Revised Hours-of-Service Rules
Frequently Asked Questions about the Revised Hours-of-Service Rules
New Department of Transportation Rules on Load Securement
Department of Transportation Out-of-Service Criteria for Load Management
FMCSR Regulations on Load Securement
New Rulings-Transportation Security
Trucking Security Grows into Larger Issue
Increasing Your Rig's Security
What Else Is Being Done?
Using Wireless Telephones Safely
Personnel Security
En-Route Security
New DOT Rules on Security Requirements for Canadian Truck Operators
New Hazardous Materials Rulings
New HazMat Information in Detail
Classes of Hazardous Materials
Additional Instructions for Complying with HM-126-F Requirements
In Case of Hazmat Emergencies
Post-9/11 Rulings
Rail Crossing Safety Rules and Regulations
FMCSR and State Rules on the Use and Transport of Alcohol
State Speed Limits
State Rules on the Transport and Use of Firearms
Gun Laws by State
State Rules and Regulations Concerning Chain Laws and Bad-Weather Driving Information
State Rules-Permitting and Special Routing
State Rules and Regulations at a Glance
Addresses and Web Sites of Federal and State Departments of Transportation
National Associations, State Transportation Associations, and State Permit, Fuel, and Other Informational Addresses and Web Sites
Software for Truckers
Helpful Web Sites
Mapping and Routing Software
Trucking Glossary