May 25, 2016 11:55 AM, EDT

Replay: FMCSA Listening Session on Sleep Apnea

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration conducted a listening session on obstructive sleep apnea May 25 in Los Angeles. Watch a videotape of the session.

The agenda (all times EDT):

1–1:05 p.m. — Opening statement: Matthew Navarrete, trial attorney, Federal Railroad Administration

1:05 – 1:10 p.m. — Introduction. Purpose of the Listening Session, Ground Rules and Safety Information. Shannon Watson, senior policy adviser, FMCSA facilitator

1:10 p.m. – 3 p.m. — Initial Public Comments:

1. Prescheduled comments

2. Comments by registered attendees

3. Other comments

A second session followed later in the day and can be watched below:

The schedule for this second session is:

4:30 – 6:25 p.m. — Continuation of Public Comments

6:25 p.m. — Closing remarks, Larry Minor, associate administrator for policy, FMCSA

TT LiveOnWeb video: Why FMCSA is seeking input on sleep apnea

Background: FMCSA asks for feedback on sleep apnea