2505, 2017

May 2017 Significant Rulemaking Recap

By |May 25th, 2017|Categories: News, Regulatory|0 Comments

MAY 25, 2017 - In what has become an ongoing trend, the DOT has not submitted a Significant Rulemaking Report for the month of May because of the presidential directive for a "regulatory freeze pending review." In addition, the directive has delayed the effective date for the [...]

1605, 2017

Technology That Helps You Get Paid Faster

By |May 16th, 2017|Categories: Financial, News|0 Comments

May 16, 2017 - Now that new Foley customers can review and sign their factoring contracts and other program materials online, they're able to complete the onboarding process and receive their first fundings in record time. In fact, most new clients are seeing their first payments [...]

1605, 2017

ELD Requirements for Intrastate CMV Drivers Are Inevitable – and Coming Soon

By |May 16th, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|9 Comments

MAY 16, 2017 - With all the buzz about the upcoming mandate, you're likely aware that the ELD compliance deadline is coming this December.  After that date, most commercial truck drivers who cross state lines will be required to have an electronic logging device installed and [...]

1105, 2017

DOT Return-to-Duty and Follow-Up Testing Q & A

By |May 11th, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|2 Comments

MAY 11, 2017 - One of the last topics in our series that examines specific DOT test types could be one of the most complicated and misunderstood: Return-to-Duty (RTD) and Follow-Up tests. These two test types only occur after an employee has received a positive or [...]

905, 2017

FMCSA Fine Increase Goes Into Effect

By |May 9th, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|3 Comments

MAY 9, 2017 - At the end of last month, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) released a final rule that increased civil penalties for FMCSA violations to reflect current inflation rates. The FMCSA is required to adjust fines to reflect inflation, per the Federal [...]

205, 2017

FMCSA Crackdown on Inaccurate DOT Filings

By |May 2nd, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|0 Comments

MAY 2, 2017 – The FMCSA is on a mission to ensure that everyone with a DOT number has provided the agency with the most current information about their business – or risk fines and other penalties. Earlier this spring, the federal agency began sending letters [...]

2704, 2017

How to Simplify and Save Money on Your DOT Drug Testing Program

By |April 27th, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|0 Comments

APRIL 27, 2017 - Whether you’re a large or small company, implementing your own drug and alcohol testing program can be a challenge. To make sure your program is FMCSA compliant involves a lot of research, planning and administrative work – all of which can be [...]

2404, 2017

April 2017 Significant Rulemaking Report

By |April 24th, 2017|Categories: News, Regulatory|0 Comments

April 25, 2017 - Yet again, the DOT has not submitted a Significant Rulemaking Report for the month of April.  The DOT rulemakings below are being evaluated in accordance with President Trump's regulatory freeze, Executive Order 13771 and 13777. And while the DOT will likely continue [...]