Interstate Truck, Bus Texting Ban to be Followed by Rules on Other Distractions

NULL - June 24, 2010

The Fed­er­al Motor Car­ri­er Safe­ty Administration’s rule­mak­ing process will be final in fall 2010. It will be fol­lowed close­ly by rule­mak­ing on oth­er dis­trac­tions includ­ing cell­phone, CB radio and dis­patch sys­tem use based on August rec­om­men­da­tions of the FMCSA Motor Car­ri­er Safe­ty Advi­so­ry Com­mit­tee.