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FMCSA announces outreach tour on ELD implementation

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Washington – The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has launched a touring educational campaign aimed at assisting commercial motor vehicle drivers in their transition to electronic logging devices.

The ELD Implementation National Tour features FMCSA experts delivering driver-focused presentations and panel discussions to address a federal mandate requiring CMV drivers to use ELDs in place of paper logs. FMCSA has set a compliance date of Dec. 18.

Scheduled tour stops:

  • Aug. 24-26: Great American Trucking Show, Dallas
  • Sept. 25-27: North American Commercial Vehicle Show, Atlanta
  • Oct. 14-15: California Trucking Show, Ontario, CA
  • Oct. 21-24: American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition, Orlando, FL
  • Nov. 6-8: Women in Trucking Accelerate! Conference & Expo, Kansas City, MO

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