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Let's do something completely different on CSA

The fundamental point lost in the debate over the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Safety Measurement System is that it doesn’t matter what statistical model you design if there isn’t enough data to feed it. 17 more words


SmithAmundsen Transportation Alert: FMCSA Withdraws Proposed Sleep Apnea Rulemaking

Contributed by Peter Henry, August 8, 2017

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) have withdrawn the proposed rulemaking aimed at identifying and treating obstructive sleep apnea in workers in safety sensitive positions. 213 more words

Commercial Motor Vehicle

Medical Examiners Should Evaluate OSA Risks Despite Formal Rule Withdrawal.

August 8, 2017 FMCSA and FRA officially withdraw the March 10, 2016 Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) on obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).  Click link below: 532 more words

Commercial Driver Medical Examination| Rules And Regulations

I Drove a Tractor Trailer for 18 Years

When I got with my ex-wife years ago I was an EMT with a local Ambulance service. We worked very long hours for very little pay. 562 more words

Jason's World

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


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