Posts Tagged ‘FMCSA’

Proposed Changes to Hours of Service for Commercial Drivers “Enhances Flexibility”

Aug 28th, 2019

A recent notice of proposed rulemaking could change hours of service (HOS) rules for commercial motor vehicle drivers, including those who transport window film and its related products. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the rule seeks to give drivers more flexibility and maintain safety limits on driving […]

Trucking Group Denies IWFA Exemption Application

Jun 17th, 2015

Truckers are going to have to settle for the tint regulations as they currently are—for now. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has denied an exemption application from the International Window Film Association (IWFA) to allow the use of window film that does not meet the light transmission requirements in the windows to the […]

FMCSA Begins Allowing Window Film Use on Big Rig Sidelites

Apr 12th, 2012

The Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has issued a clarification to the safety regulations relating to a truck’s window visibility that now allows the use of compliant window films on big rigs’ sidelites, according to information from the International Window Film Association (IWFA). “The clarification represents information that impacts millions of […]