401, 2018

2018 UCR Filing Period Opens

By | January 4th, 2018|Categories: News, Regulatory|2 Comments

JANUARY 4, 2018 - Motor carriers will be able to file their 2018 Unified Carrier Registration beginning on Friday, January, 5. The filing period, which normally runs from October 1 to December 31, was delayed as the FMCSA considered a fee restructure for the current year. [...]

201, 2018

December 2017 Significant Rulemaking Report

By | January 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, Regulatory|2 Comments

January 2, 2018 - The big news in December was the Electronic Logging Device mandate, which became effective on December 18. Haulers of agricultural commodities and livestock saw a last-minute reprieve, with a 90-day exemption waiver that will give them until mid-March to comply. This exemption [...]

2911, 2017

November 2017 Significant Rulemaking Report

By | November 29th, 2017|Categories: News, Regulatory|0 Comments

November 29, 2017 - Beginning on January 1, 2018, anyone taking a federally-mandated, DOT drug test will notice some changes to the traditional 5-panel urine test. Initially proposed in January of this year, the expanded panel will broaden the testing of opiates to include synthetic opioids. Traditionally, [...]