Vehicle operators should drive no more than three (3) continuous hours within a ten (10) hour period. Frequent rest, food and stretch breaks should interrupt driving time to combat drowsy or fatigue driving.
Between the hours of 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM, no passenger van or bus may be operated for more than four (4) hours any continuous trip. After four (4) hours the van or bus driver is required to stop the vehicle for an extended rest break and not continue travels until after 7:00 AM and fully rested.
For vehicles other than passenger vans or buses: If there is more than one (1) authorized driver, and the drivers switch driving every two (2) or three (3) hours, sedans, pickups, SUV’s, and trucks are limited to no more than six (6) hours of operation between the hours of 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM for any continuous trip, otherwise the vehicle is limited to no more than four (4) hours operation between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.
Drivers are allowed to complete a continuous trip if the driver is not fatigued and the additional travel time does not exceed one additional (1) one hour. A continuous trip is defined as the point of origin to the final destination.