The good news is that carrier management doesn’t need to get all wrapped up in the details of the new electronic logging device (ELD) rule just yet. For starters, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has built in a transition window to make sure everyone involved is on the same page. And for the time being, FMCSA, roadside enforcement, and ELD providers are still working out exactly how the policy specifics will be converted to day-to-day operational reality.
ELDs: The transition starts now
After years of development and discussion and a false start or two, the electronic logging device final rule is here. Now what?