Effects of Detention Times on CMV Driver Fatigue

Long detention or waiting times could adversely affect CMV driver fatigue. This research effort was designed to better understand the nature of this problem and to develop strategies or regulations to mitigate driver risks. The intent of the study was to seek objective measures of detention time and the extent to which it contributed to drivers violating HOS requirements.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $500,000.00
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Department of Transportation

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC    20590
  • Project Managers:

    Alvarez, Albert

  • Start Date: 20120927
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20131026
  • Source Data: RiP Project 35302

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01492998
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
  • Contract Numbers: DTMC75-07-D-00006, DTMC75-12-J-00013
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Sep 17 2013 1:00AM