FMCSA has issued a Regional Emergency Declaration for the State of Texas in response to severe storms and their anticipated effects on people and property, including immediate threat to human life or public welfare, from tornadoes, high winds, heavy rains and flooding. This declaration triggers the temporary suspension of certain Federal safety regulations for motor carriers and drivers engaged in specific aspects of the emergency relief effort. See: https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/emergency-declarations

October 23, 2019