FMCSA Rules and Regulation Refresher

In 2020, 4,014 people lost their lives in collisions with commercial motor vehicles. These fatalities involved drivers of passenger cars 68% of the time and drivers of commercial vehicles 15% of the time. 16% of the fatalities being pedestrians, cyclists, and motorcyclists. Compared to 2009, when it was at its lowest level since fatal crash… Continue reading FMCSA Rules and Regulation Refresher

DOT Compliance Training

Our goal is to help motor carriers around the country gain access to effective safety management training systems that equip them with the knowledge needed to meet DOT regulations. With our training, you can reduce DOT infractions and accidents, reduce operational costs, and avoid unnecessary obstacles. Together, we work to make public roads safer and… Continue reading DOT Compliance Training

The Tesla Semi Truck is Officially Here

Finally the Tesla Semi Truck, with a range of 500 miles, will be shipped this year, according to a tweet from Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk. Tesla Semi Truck’s Background Information To move industries away from heavy reliance on fossil fuels, Musk introduced the prototype of the Tesla Semi Truck in 2017. With its production starting in… Continue reading The Tesla Semi Truck is Officially Here

Covid-19 Hours of Service Extension

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) latest notification, it plans to continue the national emergency warrants extension that is exempted from certain requirements in 49 CFR Part 395 (maximum driving time) of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) for the fifty states and the District of Columbia. What is FMCSA’s Declaration… Continue reading Covid-19 Hours of Service Extension

State of the Diesel Energy Markets & Contributing Factors

Due to its utmost importance, diesel typically represents the largest single category of spending for transportation businesses. As a transportation fuel, diesel provides various benefits: better efficiency, performance, and safety. While maintenance and repair are necessary costs, an increase in diesel can substantially cripple businesses by inflating operating costs. In recent years, it’s been a… Continue reading State of the Diesel Energy Markets & Contributing Factors

FMCSA Insurance Filing Requirements for Motor Carriers

According to the FMCSA, motor carriers filing for operating authority are required to have specific insurance and legal process agent documents on file before the FMCSA will issue the authorities. Although the required filings vary based on the types of registrations involved, the stipulations and minimum coverage amounts are clearly outlined on the FMCSA’s website… Continue reading FMCSA Insurance Filing Requirements for Motor Carriers