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 [...]

2004, 2017

3 Ways to Stay Organized (and Improve Cash Flow) on the Road

By |April 20th, 2017|Categories: Financial, News|0 Comments

APRIL 20, 2017 - If you’ve ever had to wait for payment because of a paperwork error, you know how important it is to make sure all of your documents are well organized and complete. Unfortunately, this can be difficult to accomplish when you’re running a [...]

1804, 2017

Understanding Your Post-Accident Testing Requirements

By |April 18th, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|0 Comments

APRIL 18, 2017 - Accidents happen, even if you do everything in your power to prevent them. And although you may not be able to avoid an accident, what you can do is be prepared in case one occurs. As a DOT-regulated motor carrier, one of the [...]

1104, 2017

Do You Need an ELD? An Overview of Exemptions

By |April 11th, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|29 Comments

APRIL 11, 2017 - As the deadline for the ELD mandate approaches, it’s important that all motor carriers know whether they’ll need an ELD so they can start planning accordingly. If you currently fill out paper logs, you will most likely need an ELD in your [...]

504, 2017

Hair Testing Delayed: How it Impacts You

By |April 5th, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|0 Comments

APRIL 5, 2017 - A proposed rule to federally mandate hair follicle drug testing for motor carriers has been delayed due to scientific and technical concerns. Although a congressional mandate required a rule in place by December 4, 2016, officials now estimate that the proposal won’t be [...]

2703, 2017
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March 2017 Significant Rulemaking Recap

By |March 27th, 2017|Categories: News, Regulatory|10 Comments

MARCH 28, 2017 -Although the DOT hasn't submitted a Significant Rulemaking Report for the month of March, there have been a few major regulatory updates in the past few weeks. Last week, the controversial Safety Fitness Determination proposal was withdrawn. In addition, the effective date for [...]

2303, 2017

4 Reasons to Start Planning for the ELD Mandate Now

By |March 23rd, 2017|Categories: DOT Compliance, News|32 Comments

MARCH 23, 2017 - On December 17, 2017, the ELD mandate goes into effect. For drivers who currently fill out a paper log book, and don’t qualify for an exemption, this means you’ll need a compliant ELD product in your truck before the deadline. Keep in [...]