Virginia Governor Ralph Northam executed an emergency declaration and Hours of Service Waiver for the commonwealth in order to prepare and coordinate response to the expected winter weather event.
North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper executed an emergency declaration and Hours of Service Waiver for North Carolina in response to the winter weather storm.
Colorado Governor John W. Hickenlooper executed an emergency declaration and Hours of Service Waiver due to production disruptions in the state.
In anticipation of winter storms and sub-zero temperatures, the New Hampshire Department of Safety declared an emergency.
In response to recent weather and continuing recovery from Hurricane Florence, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Southern and Eastern Service Centers declared an emergency. The emergency declaration waives hours-of-service requirements for those providing assistance to the affected states. The states included in the FMCSA Regional Declaration are: North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.