Truck drivers: FMCSA wants to see your leasing agreement

Agency looks to expose predatory companies by collecting evidence from owner-operators

Truck on highway
FMCSA and its leasing task force want to compare good and bad leasing arrangements. (Photo: Jim Allen/FreightWaves)

WASHINGTON — If you’re a truck driver and have a lease agreement with a trucking company, federal regulators want to see your contract — especially if you feel it’s predatory or fraudulent.

The request is part of a data collection that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is requesting on behalf of its Truck Leasing Task Force (TLTF) in an effort to crack down on deceptive leasing practices that can affect a truck driver’s health and safety.

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