FMCSA suspends hours rules for Sandy relief

The federal hours of service rules have been exempt for those carrying emergency materials to states effected by Hurricane Sandy, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced in a declaration Monday. 

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It`s always amazing how the rules can be suspended/ or ignored when it`s convienant for the goverment. This is a prime opportunity to shove these ignorant rules right back in their faces. I wouldn`t run one second over 11 hrs to make Obama look like a hero.