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Driver Fatigue Prevention Act Ignores Truckers Overtime Pay

Dec
28,
2011
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On December 12th, 2011 Senator Charles E. Schumer introduced to congress, bill S.1977, known as the Driver Fatigue Prevention Act. The purpose of the bill is to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide that over-the-road bus drivers … Continue reading

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Overtime Pay for Truck Drivers

Mar
8,
2010
22

By: Aubrey “Allen” Smith Professional truck drivers are no strangers to 70 hour workweeks.  It is a part of the job that is accepted by all truckers and eventually, one becomes accustomed to receiving only 3-5 hours of actual sleep … Continue reading

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