Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about managing DOT compliance in your business? We can help! Click through the sections below for a list of some of the most common questions we get at Foley. If you can’t find the answer you’re looking for, please contact us and one of our compliance specialists will be happy to assist you.

DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing FAQs

Running a DOT-compliant drug and alcohol testing program doesn’t have to be complicated. From random testing requirements to handing positive results, here are the answers to some of the questions we frequently hear at Foley.

Driver File FAQs

If you’re a commercial motor carrier, you need to have complete driver files for every driver you employ – including yourself. Here you’ll find answers to some commonly asked questions about FMCSA driver file requirements.

Fuel Tax FAQs

Have fuel tax questions? Get a basic overview of your IFTA requirements – including who needs to file and how to document fuel tax purchases – in our  fuel tax frequently asked questions section.

Hours of Service FAQs

Changes to the federal hours of service requirements can make it difficult to keep up with your responsibilities as a motor carrier. Whether you have questions about the ELD mandate or your break requirements, you’ll find the answers in our frequently asked questions section.

Registration & Operating Authority FAQs

Read on for information on some of the most common motor carrier registrations so you can better understand the requirements for your business.

Safety Audit FAQs

Getting through your new entrant safety audit is a critical step in becoming a motor carrier. If you have questions about what to expect, or how to prepare, please review the answers to some of our commonly asked questions.