New FMCSA waiver allows pulsating brake lights on rear of tanker trailers

October 13, 2020

FMCSA grants waiver allowing additional brake light on trailers
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration granted a waiver to the National Tank Truck Carriers to allow fleets to install a red or amber brake-activated pulsating lamp in the upper center position or in an upper dual outboard position on the back of tanker trailers, in addition to the steady-burning brake lamps required by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.