Truck Parking shortage in Beckley, WV -Part 1
Part 1 Beckley, WV -Professional driver Desiree Wood takes a video of the conditions at a Travel Plaza in Beckley, West Virginia, displaying once again, the evidence of the truck parking shortage which has plagued professional CDL drivers, and has resulted in decades of compromised highway safety.
Truckers continually struggle to find safe available truck parking as they attempt to stay compliant with the FMCSA Hours-of-Service rules as well as obtain their badly needed rest in order to ensure their part in safety on the highways. To understand the severity of the nations truck parking shortage go to the truck parking survey
The slideshow presentation organizes results shared by commercial truck drivers of the challenges they face daily in order to seek safe truck parking. “Jason’s Law”, Section 1401 of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Transportation Bill (MAP-21) is named for Jason Rivenburg.