TRUCKERS' EXEMPTIONS * USA:
* DC - New regs truck:. Who suffer from poor vision
--- Monday’s edition of the Federal Register delays new banking disclosure guidelines and contains exemptions for truck drivers... The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will allow dozens of truck drivers who suffer from poor vision in one eye to get behind the wheel... The FMCSA exempted 31 truck drivers from vision requirements that would otherwise prohibit them from operating a commercial motor vehicle between states. The exemptions came in two separate rulemakings... The FMCSA determined these drivers can see well enough in the other eye that they will not increase the danger on the roads... The FMCSA is also reviewing applications from an additional 10 truck drivers, who are requesting exemptions from the vision requirements...
(Photo) -- Washington, DC, USA - The Hill, by TIM DEVANEY - 21 April 2017