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Hours of Service and Fatigue Management

PROVINCIAL HOURS OF SERVICE REGULATIONS

The Alberta Drivers’ Hours of Service Regulation applies to carriers and drivers who operate the following vehicles only within Alberta:

  • Commercial vehicles that are registered for a weight of 11,794 kilograms or more;
  • Commercial vehicles with a manufactured seating capacity of 11 persons or more, including the driver.

For more information click on the below resources:

FEDERAL HOURS OF SERVICE REGULATIONS 

Canada’s Commercial Vehicle Drivers Hours of Service Regulation applies to carriers and drivers who operate the following vehicles in multiple provinces, territories or states:

  • Commercial vehicles that are registered for a weight of more than 4,500 kilograms;
  • Commercial vehicles with a manufactured seating capacity of 11 persons or more, including the driver.

For more information, click on the below resources:

FATIGUE MANAGEMENT

It is recommended that all carriers create a fatigue management program. This program can be used to address issues related to fatigue in the workplace while reducing risks related to fatigue and decreasing the number of fatigue-related incidents.

For information on fatigue management, click on the below resources:

Fatigue Management Program and Training       

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Carrier Services