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Are you subject to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations? Flow Chart Outline Description

Title: Are you subject to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations?

Top of chart begins with Q: “Do you operate a vehicle for your business?”

  1. If “Yes”, then Q:”Does it have a GVWR greater than 10,000 pounds?”
    1. If “Yes”, then You ARE subject to the FMCSRs.
    2. If “No”, then Q: “Do you transport placarded amounts of Hazardous Materials?”
      1. If “Yes”, then You ARE subject to the FMCSRs.
      2. If “No”, then Q: “Is it designed or used to transport more than 15 passengers?”
        1. If “Yes”, then You ARE subject to the FMCSRs.
        2. If “No”, then Q: “Is it designed or used to transport more than 8 passengers (including the driver) for compensation?
          1. If “Yes”, then Q: “Is it used in interstate commerce?”
            1. If “Yes”, then You ARE subject to the FMCSRs.
            2. If “No”, then You are NOT subject to the FMCSRs.
          2. If “No”, then You are NOT subject to the FMCSRs.

Note: There are exceptions to the regulations, i.e. operating authority and vehicles being operated by government entities.