What exactly is driver coercion?
Driver coercion rules are now two and half years old, but there's quite a bit of confusion for brokers and shippers. Here are a few quick tips and links to help you out. What exactly is driver coercion? The short answer is driver coercion happens when a broker, shipper, or carrier threatens to withhold work, pay, or other benefits from a driver for refusing to violate any FMCSA regulation. Typically this is in the form of coercing drivers to break HOS or safety regulat