Thursday, November 23, 2017

FMCSA to hold public listening session April 24 in Atlanta on 'highly automated' CMVs


Thursday, April 13, 2017
by THE TRUCKER STAFF

A CDL-holding journalist takes his hands off the wheel of the Freightliner Inspiration to signify the truck is "driving" at the moment. (Courtesy: DAVID GIROUX)
A CDL-holding journalist takes his hands off the wheel of the Freightliner Inspiration to signify the truck is "driving" at the moment. (Courtesy: DAVID GIROUX)

WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration today announced it will hold a public listening session to solicit information on issues relating to the design, development, testing and deployment of “highly automated” CMVs on Monday, April 24 from 9:30 a.m. to noon Eastern Time in the Regency Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Atlanta, 265 Peachtree Street, NE, Atlanta, Georgia, 30303.

Interested parties will have an opportunity to share their views and any data or analysis on this topic with FMCSA representatives.

Participation in the listening session is free. FMCSA will post specific information on how to participate via the Internet on the FMCSA website at www.fmcsa.dot.gov in advance of the session.

See https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/regulations/announcement-public-listening-session-highly-automated-commercial-motor-vehicles-hacv to read the Federal Register notice, learn more information about the public listening session, and submit comments.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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