OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH GUIDELINE
Subject: Motor Vehicle Operators Guideline Date: 01/06/2014
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This Guideline is issued by the Department of Occupational Safety & Environmental Health to provide guidance and consistency in management of the licensing program for operators of
University of Michigan motor vehicles.
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This Guideline provides standard procedures for the licensing and medical requirements for the operation of motor vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating or combination weight greater than 10,001 pounds at the University of Michigan. This includes passenger buses and vehicles used to transport hazardous materials, regardless of the vehicle weight and all commercial motor vehicles. These requirements apply to all personnel operating designated University vehicles, including contractors.
It is important to note this Guideline only includes the requirements of the laws as they pertain to vehicle operation at the University of Michigan. The State of Michigan has adopted the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Regulations (FMCSAR) and the Federal Hazardous Materials Regulations (FHMR) into State law.
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