TRUCKERS SHORTAGE * USA - Military allowed to obtain CDL.
* DC - FMCSA issues rule to help vets become truck drivers
--- Military personnel who drove commercial vehicles in the service looking to transition into the trucking industry will now have a full year to apply for a skills test waiver instead of just 90 days after they leave the service... The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issued a Final Rule Oct. 12 that will be published in the Federal Register Thursday to loosen the regulations on military personnel attempting to obtain a learner’s permit or CDL...
Washington, DC, USA - CCJ, by Matt Cole - October 12, 2016