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USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day Hours of Service Rule Supported By The Truckers Trip Planning App.

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What is the USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day Rule?

The USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day rule applies to Passenger Carrying Vehicles operating under Title 49 of the United States Code of Federal Regulations Section 395.5 where the employing carrier operates commercial motor vehicles every day of the week.

 

The USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day rules are:

  • A driver operating within the USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day rule cannot work more than 70 hours in an 8 consecutive day period.

  • A driver operating within the USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day rule cannot work no more than 15 hours following 8 consecutive hours off duty.

  • A driver operating within the USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day rule cannot drive more than 10 hours following 8 consecutive hours off duty.

  • A driver operating within the USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day rule  must drive only during a 15 hour period after coming on duty following 8 consecutive hours off duty.

If you meet the requirements of the short haul exemptions of Title 49 CFR Section 395.1 or the Canadian Commercial Motor Vehicles Drivers Hours of Service Regulation Section 81(2). Go to the 150 Air Miles App!

The USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day Rules are supported in the following Trip Planning Apps:

The USA Passenger 70 Hour 8 Day Rules are supported in the following Trip Planning Apps: