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4 5 1 Reviewed 4 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Aaron Bias

Family owned company and you can tell. In the last 4 years I've moved 4 times to get back to Houston and in our new home. Carlos and his team made the last move worry free and enjoyable. Everyone from the first phone call to thank you in the driveway was a constant professional. Thank you!

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4 5 1 Reviewed 4 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - ebonii

THIS MOVING COMPANY IS THE WORSE IN THE METROPLEX! DO NOT, I REPEAT!, DO NOT USE THIS MOVING COMPANY. THIS IS COMING FROM SOMEONE WHO DOES NOT WRITE REVIEWS. BUT OH! THIS EXPERIENCE DESERVES A REVIEW AND A NEGATIVE REVIEW FOR SURE! I USUALLY MOVE WITH ANOTHER COMPANY (MONARCO MOVERS, EXCELLENT COMPANY) BUT BECAUSE I WAS JUST CHANGING UNITS (MOVING FROM BOTTOM FLOOR TO TOP IN THE SAME APT COMPLEX) I CHOSE TO GO WITH A MOVING COMPANY THAT WAS JUST $50 CHEAPER THAN THE MOVING COMPANY I USUALLY USE, AND I WOULD HAVE PAID MONARCO $100 MORE IF I KNEW WHAT I WAS GETTING INTO. I SCHEDULED THE MOVE A WEEK TO 2 WEEKS IN ADVANCE. THE MOVE WAS SCHEDULED BETWEEN 11AM-1PM. THE MOVERS DID NOT ARRIVE UNTIL 7:30PM THAT NIGHT. IT DELAYED ME STUDYING AND SO MANY INCONVIENCES BECAUSE OF ME BEING WORRIED AND STRESSED THAT I WOULD NOT MOVE THAT DAY. THE OWNER/BOSS WHATEVER! QUOTED ME 160 AND 190 IF THEY GO A LITTLE OVER. YOU WOULD THINK IT WOULD HAVE BEEN A DISCOUNT BECAUSE I DID NOT FINISH MOVING UNTIL AFTER 9:30PM BUT BEFORE 10. I ALSO MOVED OVER HALF MY BOXES BECAUSE THEY WERE MOVING SOOOOO SLOW FOR A SMALL ONE BEDROOM APT!!!! MY USUAL MOVING COMPANY ONLY TOOK 2 HOURS AND THAT IS THE MOST! ONCE WE FINISHED HE CALLED HIS BOSS AND SAID MY BOSS IS GOING TO DO A FAVOR AND WAIVE THE GAS FEE AND ITLL BE $250! I WAS LIVID! YOU WENT UP ON THE PRICE AND MADE IT SEEM LIKE YOU WERE DOING ME A FAVOR! THAT WAS THE WORSE EXPERIENCE I HAVE EVER ENCOUNTERED. DO NOT USE THEM!

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4 5 1 Reviewed 4 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Gregory Ward

I recently had to pack up and move from San Francisco to Denver for a new job opportunity. I looked for a moving company on Yelp and found Air1moving. From the first call I had a great experience with these guys. They were fair in their pricing, respectful, and punctual. They made the experience pleasant and easy. I recommend hiring them.

United States Texas

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4 5 1 Reviewed 4 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Zach

Was scheduled for a move at 8am this morning. They never showed. Owner responded to my texts saying he was just waiting on his helper and wouldn't give me an ETA. Eventually, the owner just stopped responding. STAY FAR AWAY FROM THIS COMPANY! Do your research. Look at BBB and Yelp reviews for a more honest picture of this business. https://www.bbb.org/us/tx/tyler/profile/moving-companies/red-carpet-moving-company-1075-28099128/complaints

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4 5 1 Reviewed 4 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Matt

Typical bait and switch tactics from dirty salespeople. Bids are always, always under what you actually need and the movers that come do not try and fit everything in tightly. Also, it's 2021 - do you enjoy using such antiquated methods as money orders and cash to pay for services? Ever wonder how you will get your money back if things are broken with money order or cash? Read the fine print and walk away.

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4 5 1 Reviewed 4 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Tonya Rogers

Small world moving are the bomb, I am in a daze they moved so fast that before I even noticed the truck was loaded. They have also loaded couple of things I was planing to leave behind but I just didn't get a chance to tell them so its on me. I was stressing so bad for a week about this move and was over in exactly 45 minutes! For easy and stress free move call Small World Moving (ask for Tommy)

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4 5 1 Reviewed 4 times, 1.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Rebecca

Please do not use this moving service. They were 5 hours late for pickup. They should have around between 6-9am in the morning but arrived past 1 am instead. We had to drive across country the same day with three kids and a dog so time was of essence to us. Once the movers arrived, the boss supposedly calculates all of your boxes, furniture, etc. We had more boxes than expected so we knew our move would cost a tad bit more than the quote. However, the mover calculated our move to cost double the original quote. I couldn't figure out how it was possible until I realized, all too late, that they overcharged us for the cubic feet. The mover charged 4.5 cubic feet for all of our boxes rather than charging for their actual cubic feet! Some boxes were x-small, small and medium. So, the cubic feet should have corresponded. At pickup, the mover gave me an ultimatum: either pay double the original quote or pay him $300 cash under the table and he will give me a base (label) rate for the move. Of course, we were stressed out with the kids and the movers were so late. We really needed to get on the road and the mover took advantage of that. We withdrew $300 cash and gave it to him so that he would charge us a base rate. The mover acted like he was giving us a special deal and his intent was to take advantage of us. Our delivery took longer than 21 days to arrive. Upon delivery, our TV stand was broken and Versace china set had a few plates broken. Our other furniture was scratched up a bit. You have to fill out a claim form that is very lengthy and time consuming, difficult process if any of your items are broken or damaged. I emailed and called the moving company several times concerning the ultimatum that was given to us. One representative, named Carmen, told me in e-mail that if I send her back some sort of proof that her company would cut us a check for the loss. The only proof I had was the withdrawal receipt corresponding to day and time of move. This proof wasn't enough for Fine Line Relocation. This morning, I left a voicemail because its hard to get someone on the phone first try. I did receive a call back. The rep. verbatim said, " Who in their right mind would pay cash under the table and not call our office instead to report the incident?" She then continued to insult my intelligence in a similar matter in a loud tone and voice. I hung up. Please, save yourself the trouble and deal with another company. The original estimate might sound good but once the drivers arrive to pick up your move, you have to be really experienced in moves and know what you are doing in order to not be taken advantage of.

United States Texas

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3 5 1 Reviewed 3 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Louisa C

I picked Apple Moving in light of the fact that they've been recorded for Best of Big D for a long time running, so I figured they needed to have something going for them. It was one of the best choices I have ever constructed. Despite the fact that I proceeded onward a bustling end-of-month weekend, the group called and said they were running towards the end of the window, yet at the same time made it inside of the window. They were snappy, neighborly, proficient and completed my turn no harm and no dramatization. I included a few things, so my cost went up a bit, however they educated me ahead concerning time what the expense would be and I approved of it. I can't let you know how frequently I have moved (I'm right around an expert movee), yet this was by a long shot the best move I have ever had. I will ALWAYS utilize Apple from here on in....from the primary call to the last, best organization ever!

United States Texas

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3 5 1 Reviewed 3 times, 2.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Perry

"Similar to other reviewers who mention that expensive items went missing during their move, that happened to us as well. I've filled a Police report and will be pressing charges. I'll share with the community the outcome."

United States Texas

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3 5 1 Reviewed 3 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - G Carlson

I would not recommend this company to anyone. They were scheduled to arrive between 8-9. At 830 I got a call that I was being rescheduled for the next day because it was sprinkling and they don't work in the rain. There is rain in the forecast for the next couple of days. I asked what happens if it's raining tomorrow. The answer: I get rescheduled. So I'm sitting here with a packed up house and no movers for today and potentially no movers for the next couple of days. I have to be out of this house as I have sold it and my leaseback ends shortly. They really didn't care. . Fortunately, I was able to find another moving company and am scheduled for pickup tomorrow.

United States Texas

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3 5 1 Reviewed 3 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Jack sanders

They did a great job and hussled through it and gave me a great price I would highly recommend.

United States Texas

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3 5 1 Reviewed 3 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - unsatisfied customer

Had 3 people to assist with recent move and 1 seriously couldn't keep up. I'm double their age and had to assist with move to complete in a timely matter given 2 were not in shape to be doing this job. Itemed were dropped during move, which luckily were not breakable. Boxes marked as fragile had heavy boxes stacked on them. Didn't follow Covid-19 guidelines during move as website stated would be followed with none of the movers wearing masks. Had used previously in 2020 without complaints, but have told multiple people to steer clear when they have inquired about movers to use. To top it off, they damaged all my furniture that I paid to put in their storage when paying top dollar to have it protected with reimbursement that won't even buy me a new chair for the table and chairs they damaged. They deny that the items were damaged in their care when this was the first time they were moved since purchased. Horrible customer service, horrible business that will not stand by their services or agreements.

United States Texas

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3 5 1 Reviewed 3 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Micheal O

I had heard some terrible moving stories from friends and family, so I worked hard to find capable, conscientious movers with integrity. We certainly found the in Scully Statewide. We moved from an hour south to Grand Rapids. The movers were experienced, very hard-working and careful. We had one piece of bedroom furniture that they worked hard to finally fit into the room (narrow hallway and abrupt turn). I had high expectations and they were completely fulfilled.

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3 5 1 Reviewed 3 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Jennifer R

Simply needed to say Good employment folks... I would prescribe these folks to anybody.. I should have been be out of my home at a specific time and they got that going without anything broken or scratched.. I even inquired as to whether they would be so kind to collect my beds subsequent to my spouse would be out of time and I didn't have time.. They did it without any inquiries inquire.. Much obliged to you once more...

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3 5 1 Reviewed 3 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Lynn T.

Next time you require something moved or put into capacity, or in the event that you know somebody who needs something moved or put into capacity, call BUDDY at White Glove! He will take phenomenal consideration of you. The moving company I work for has utilized them ordinarily to handle our clients' things. We are constantly content with their master pressing and care.

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. Due to its sheer size, you probably need a cross country mover even when moving within Texas. Spot the best state to state moving company by reading our interstate Texas moving reviews full of the best Texas movers. Don't forget local moving company reviews! You'll discover discount relocation rates and moving tips that you won't find anywhere else. The fast track to the best Texas priced movers is to secure a free moving quote from Moving Authority. You'll get a Texas movers cost estimate that will help you throughout your move.

When you need to move your furniture, your next step is to hire an American moving company. But what about when you need the best car transport in Texas? It's unlikely that self service movers can handle that task, and local movers might not be able to tackle the challenge, either. In this event, it's a fantastic idea to check free moving estimates for Texas long distance movers. Keep in mind that you can figure out a lot about a mover through Texas moving company reviews as well. When you are planning your move, take a moving cost estimate from Moving Authority and craft your budget flawlessly.



The Price Tag of International Moving: What You Can Expect When You Move Abroad

  • The most common type of international move involves for the customer to pack his or her own belongings and have an international moving company handle their processing overseas.
  • This is called a “door to door move,” and is fairly routine in this day and age with technology on the rise, and our world being more connected than ever.
  • It goes without saying, but a move overseas is bound to cost much more than a simple domestic long distance move.
  • This is due to the extra distance involved, as well as extra amenities like translation services, visa paperwork, and customs authorizations.
  • In addition to bracing yourself for the total cost of the move, it’s important to factor in that your household goods shipment might take a few days or some weeks to arrive to your new place. Budget the cost of food and temporary lodging when all your stuff is in transit.
  • Most importantly, have fun! Traveling is an experience coveted by all but enjoyed by few, so make sure to make the most of your international move and the time you spend waiting for your possessions to arrive.

 

The Art of Eating (And Drinking) Like a Texan

  • Tex-Mex food is more than just Americanized Mexican cuisine, it’s a way of life for Texans.
  • The most effective way to beat the brutal Texas heat is to grab a frosty margarita. If you don’t drink, no problem! Non-alcoholic options are always on the table.
  • Barbecue is more than just a way to cook meat, it’s a way to bring people together. Cookouts, outdoor parties, and family get-togethers all center around this down-home, Southern meal.
  • The people in Texas may be sweet, but their tea is even sweeter. In the Deep South, tea is served on ice and with more sugar than some desserts.



Little-Known Details About Life in Texas

  • Tech-xas: Since the flood of innovation of the digital age, Texas has had a jump in tech companies opening offices, and even headquarters, in cities like Houston, Austin, and Dallas.
  • Taxes/Texas: The words may look similar, but they are indeed very different; residents of Texas do not pay personal state income tax.
  • Innovation: Some of the most unexpected yet commonplace parts of our daily lives originated in Texas, such as the ATM and elevator music.
  • Everything's Bigger in Texas: It’s quicker to drive from El Paso, TX to California than it takes to drive from El Paso, TX to Dallas, TX.

Heavy Lifting: The Art of Moving Large Furniture

  • Make it a group effort. When you lift something heavy and bulky by yourself, you are putting yourself in the way of tremendous harm. Be safe and get a group of people (preferably movers Texas) to help evenly distribute the weight of the object.
  • If you can take it apart, do it. Some large furniture items like dressers, wardrobes, desks, and tables can be disassembled for easier transport.
  • Get the right equipment. When you use the proper tools to move, such as dollies and lifts, your heavy item can be transported safely and properly. Most moving companies Texas will have these items for rent.
  • Leave it to the pros. It’s usually best for the safety of the item (and everyone involved) that movers in Texas with specialized training lift and transport it.
  • Heavy items that need extra care: Pianos, hot tubs, refrigerators, pool tables, beds, and sofas need to be treated with extra care in order to move them successfully.





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Ultra light trucks are very easy to spot or acknowledge if you are paying attention. They are often produced variously such as golf cars, for instance, it has internal combustion or a battery electric drive. They usually for off-highway use on estates, golf courses, parks, in stores, or even someone in an electric wheelchair. While clearly not suitable for highway usage, some variations may be licensed as slow speed vehicles. The catch is that they may on operate on streets, usually a body variation of a neighborhood electric vehicle. A few manufacturers produce specialized chassis for this type of vehicle. Meanwhile, Zap Motors markets a version of the xebra electric tricycle. Which, believe it or not, is able to attain a general license in the United States as a motorcycle.

In American English, the word "truck" has historically been preceded by a word describing the type of vehicle, such as a "tanker truck". In British English, preference would lie with "tanker" or "petrol tanker".

Beginning the the early 20th century, the 1920's saw several major advancements. There was improvement in rural roads which was significant for the time. The diesel engine, which are 25-40% more efficient than gas engines were also a major breakthrough. We also saw the standardization of truck and trailer sizes along with fifth wheel coupling systems. Additionally power assisted brakes and steering developed. By 1933, all states had some form of varying truck weight regulation.

In 1976, the number one hit on the Billboard chart was "Convoy," a novelty song by C.W. McCall about a convoy of truck drivers evading speed traps and toll booths across America. The song inspired the 1978 action film Convoy directed by Sam Peckinpah. After the film's release, thousands of independent truck drivers went on strike and participated in violent protests during the 1979 energy crisis (although similar strikes had occurred during the 1973 energy crisis).

In the United States, shipments larger than about 7,000 kg (15,432 lb) are classified as truckload freight (TL). It is more efficient and affordable for a large shipment to have exclusive use of one larger trailer. This is opposed to having to share space on a smaller Less than Truckload freight carrier.

“Country music scholar Bill Malone has gone so far as to say that trucking songs account for the largest component of work songs in the country music catalog. For a style of music that has, since its commercial inception in the 1920s, drawn attention to the coal man, the steel drivin’ man, the railroad worker, and the cowboy, this certainly speaks volumes about the cultural attraction of the trucker in the American popular consciousness.” — Shane Hamilton

"Six Day on the Road" was a trucker hit released in 1963 by country music singer Dave Dudley. Bill Malone is an author as well as a music historian. He notes the song "effectively captured both the boredom and the excitement, as well as the swaggering masculinity that often accompanied long distance trucking."

As most people have experienced, moving does involve having the appropriate materials. Some materials you might find at home or may be more resourceful to save money while others may choose to pay for everything. Either way materials such as boxes, paper, tape, and bubble wrap with which to pack box-able and/or protect fragile household goods. It is also used to consolidate the carrying and stacking on moving day. Self-service moving companies offer another viable option. It involves the person moving buying a space on one or more trailers or shipping containers. These containers are then professionally driven to the new location.

Trailer stability can be defined as the tendency of a trailer to dissipate side-to-side motion. The initial motion may be caused by aerodynamic forces, such as from a cross wind or a passing vehicle. One common criterion for stability is the center of mass location with respect to the wheels, which can usually be detected by tongue weight. If the center of mass of the trailer is behind its wheels, therefore having a negative tongue weight, the trailer will likely be unstable. Another parameter which is less commonly a factor is the trailer moment of inertia. Even if the center of mass is forward of the wheels, a trailer with a long load, and thus large moment of inertia, may be unstable.

The United States' Interstate Highway System is full of bypasses and loops with the designation of a three-digit number. Usually beginning with an even digit, it is important to note that this pattern is highly inconsistent. For example, in Des Moines, Iowa the genuine bypass is the main route. More specifically, it is Interstate 35 and Interstate 80, with the loop into downtown Des Moines being Interstate 235. As it is illustrated in this example, they do not always consistently begin with an even number. However, the 'correct' designation is exemplified in Omaha, Nebraska. In Omaha, Interstate 480 traverses the downtown area, which is bypassed by Interstate 80, Interstate 680, and Interstate 95. Interstate 95 then in turn goes through Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Furthermore, Interstate 295 is the bypass around Philadelphia, which leads into New Jersey. Although this can all be rather confusing, it is most important to understand the Interstate Highway System and the role bypasses play.

The FMCSA is a well-known division of the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT). It is generally responsible for the enforcement of FMCSA regulations. The driver of a CMV must keep a record of working hours via a log book. This record must reflect the total number of hours spent driving and resting, as well as the time at which the change of duty status occurred. In place of a log book, a motor carrier may choose to keep track of their hours using an electronic on-board recorder (EOBR). This automatically records the amount of time spent driving the vehicle.

There are many different types of trailers that are designed to haul livestock, such as cattle or horses. Most commonly used are the stock trailer, which is enclosed on the bottom but has openings at approximately. This opening is at the eye level of the animals in order to allow ventilation. A horse trailer is a much more elaborate form of stock trailer. Generally horses are hauled with the purpose of attending or participating in competition. Due to this, they must be in peak physical condition, so horse trailers are designed for the comfort and safety of the animals. They're typically well-ventilated with windows and vents along with specifically designed suspension. Additionally, horse trailers have internal partitions that assist animals staying upright during travel. It's also to protect other horses from injuring each other in transit. There are also larger horse trailers that may incorporate more specialized areas for horse tack. They may even include elaborate quarters with sleeping areas, bathroom, cooking facilities etc.

Business routes generally follow the original routing of the numbered route through a city or town. Beginning in the 1930s and lasting thru the 1970s was an era marking a peak in large-scale highway construction in the United States. U.S. Highways and Interstates were typically built in particular phases. Their first phase of development began with the numbered route carrying traffic through the center of a city or town. The second phase involved the construction of bypasses around the central business districts of the towns they began. As bypass construction continued, original parts of routes that had once passed straight thru a city would often become a "business route".

The decade of the 70's in the United States was a memorable one, especially for the notion of truck driving. This seemed to dramatically increase popularity among trucker culture. Throughout this era, and even in today's society, truck drivers are romanticized as modern-day cowboys and outlaws. These stereotypes were due to their use of Citizens Band (CB) radios to swap information with other drivers. Information regarding the locations of police officers and transportation authorities. The general public took an interest in the truckers 'way of life' as well. Both drivers and the public took interest in plaid shirts, trucker hats, CB radios, and CB slang.

In order to load or unload bots and other cargo to and from a trailer, trailer winches are designed for this purpose. They consist of a ratchet mechanism and cable. The handle on the ratchet mechanism is then turned to tighten or loosen the tension on the winch cable. Trailer winches vary, some are manual while others are motorized. Trailer winches are most typically found on the front of the trailer by towing an A-frame.

In today's popular culture, recreational vehicles struggle to find their own niche. Travel trailers or mobile home with limited living facilities, or where people can camp or stay have been referred to as trailers. Previously, many would refer to such vehicles as towable trailers.

There are various versions of a moving scam, but it basically begins with a prospective client. Then the client starts to contact a moving company to request a cost estimate. In today's market, unfortunately, this often happens online or via phone calls. So essentially a customer is contacting them for a quote when the moving company may not have a license. These moving sales people are salesman prone to quoting sometimes low. Even though usually reasonable prices with no room for the movers to provide a quality service if it is a broker.

Words have always had a different meaning or have been used interchangeably with others across all cultures. In the United States, Canada, and the Philippines the word "truck" is mostly reserved for larger vehicles. Although in Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa, the word "truck" is generally reserved for large vehicles. In Australia and New Zealand, a pickup truck is usually called a ute, short for "utility". While over in South Africa it is called a bakkie (Afrikaans: "small open container"). The United Kingdom, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Ireland, and Hong Kong use the "lorry" instead of truck, but only for medium and heavy types.

In today's society, there are rules and regulations everywhere you go, the same goes for commercial vehicles. The federal government has strict regulations that must be met, such as how many hours a driver may be on the clock. For example, 11 hours driving /14 hours on-duty followed by 10 hours off, with a max of 70 hours/8 days or 60 hours/7 days. They can also set rules deciding how much rest and sleep time is required, however, these are only a couple of regulations set. Any violations are often subject to harsh penalties. In some cases, there are instruments to track each driver's hours, which are becoming more necessary.