In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, our offices will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th. Our offices will reopen on Monday, December 2nd at 8:30 AM EST.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact a customer service representative at
1-800-253-5506 Ext. 0796. We appreciate your business and hope you have a wonderful holiday!
Your Foley Carrier Services Team
Nowadays, identity theft is a common problem. The trucking industry is dealing with a growing new form of identity theft with thieves stealing millions of dollars in merchandise, often food and beverages. The theft is shockingly simple: Thieves pose as truckers, load huge shipments of valuable cargo onto their own tractor-trailers and then simply drive away. Read more →
On October 2, 2013 the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) sent out a mass email to carriers encouraging them to update their registration. Recently the FMCSA began using email to communicate to carriers all over the country. The mass distribution email came from the email address firstname.lastname@example.org . Any email coming from this address is legitimate and is to be taken seriously. The FMCSA encourages not responding to this email address because responses will not be monitored. Read more →
On August 12, 2013, a commercial truck operated by Laredo, Texas-based REDCO Transport, Ltd., crashed into a van stopped on the shoulder of Interstate 20 in Louisiana. Three people were killed including the truck driver. Soon after the crash, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) began an investigation into REDCO and found the company had consistent hours-of-service violations. The investigation also found that REDCO failed to ensure its drivers complied with controlled substances and alcohol use and testing regulations, and failed to verify its drivers were properly qualified. Some drivers from REDCO were driving before federally required pre-employment drug test results were conducted. Read more →
Today, July 1, 2013, marks the start date for the new hours of service regulations. The controversial changes were first introduced in 2011 and include the controversial 34-hour restart rule. Read more →