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Trump's FMCSA budget strikes softer tone on enforcement

Although President Trump’s recommended $1 trillion public/private infrastructure investment plan has garnered most of the discussion in transportation circles regarding his fiscal year 2018 proposed budget, the budget highlights for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration signals departure from President Obama’s FMCSA in the oversight of the trucking industry. Read more.

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KeepTruckin ELD Officially Certified by the FMCSA

KeepTruckin is on a mission is to build the most powerful and reliable ELD system on the market. The foundation of that mission is full compliance with the 516 pages of requirements in the ELD mandate. 1,039 more words

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Department of Transportation (DOT) Labeling Regulations

HCL will dive into the FMCSA 49 CFR subpart E Part 172 about labeling and marking regulations when shipping hazardous materials.

The Department of Transportation (DOT) has set forth a series of strict shipping and marking regulations that transporters must comply with. 168 more words

Virginia Trucking Companies, Execs Indicted for Hours of Service Conspiracy

Two Virginia-based trucking companies and their executives have been charged with conspiracy, falsifying records, false statements, wire fraud, wire fraud conspiracy, and money laundering conspiracy related to hours of service and labor violations. 172 more words

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Hiring Heroes

Original sidebar written for Randall-Reilly LLC

September 6, 2016

Faced with a rapidly shrinking driver pool, trucking companies are in dire need of alternate sources of drivers. 414 more words

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Unified Registration System (URS) Promises Less Clutter, Cleaner Information

Original article written for Grizella LLC

February 13, 2017

FMCSA’s Unified Registration System (URS) began a phased launch in December 2015. New applicants since then have been required to use the new URS online-only application when requesting registration and their USDOT number because, as of January 2017 the FMCSA was no longer to be accepting applications in the form of paperwork or faxes. 470 more words

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Out of Touch on CSA Score Validity?

Article originally written for Grizella LLC.

September 13, 2016

Since the passing of the FAST Act in December 2015, the FMCSA has temporarily removed vital carrier compliance and safety information from public view, meaning that moving into the new year CSA scores were no longer visible to the public for purposes of gauging a carrier’s safety. 664 more words

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