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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


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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States Requiring Intrastate CMV DOT Registration

Apart from federal regulations, some states require their intrastate commercial motor vehicle registrants to obtain a USDOT Number. As of Feb 2017 the 32 states which require DOT #’s are: 432 more words


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Did FMCSA's shift save the driver training rule?

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s final rules rarely differ dramatically from what the agency floated in notices of proposed rulemaking (NPRMs), but the agency’s new rule setting minimum training standards for entry-level drivers (as well as those seeking upgrades and certain endorsements) is an exception to the norm. 45 more words