Boating and water sports play a big part in why many people love Florida. Whether you own a boat or know someone who does, you might look forward to getting out on the water whenever possible. Like many other people, you look forward to spending the day relaxing on the water, indulging in a few drinks and enjoying time with friends and family.
Government officials are debating the possibility of forcing trucks and buses to go more slowly when traveling down some of our busiest highways. The new proposal applies to vehicles that weigh over 26,000 pounds.
Professional commercial truck drivers face many daily stresses and challenges as they work to transports goods along our nation's highways and roads. The men and women who work as truck drivers must have and maintain an exemplary driving record. Additionally, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, commercial truck drivers are subject to numerous federal regulations related to the hours and times they are allowed to work. Truck drivers are also subject to routine drug and alcohol testing and must comply with routine vehicle maintenance checks.