What Are the DOT Regulations for Trucks?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 9, 2020 9:57:55 AM ET

U.S. Department of Transportation regulations for trucks include maximum driving time per driver, limits on truck sizes and weights, and cargo securement rules, according to the DOT. All DOT requirements apply to motor carriers operating on interstate highways. Many DOT truck requirements also apply to operation on state highways.

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