Changes to ELDT Requirements in 2022

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A new rule is going into effect for soon-to-be drivers in February 2022 pertaining to the issuance of several common license types. Here’s what you need to know: In the first quarter of 2022, a new rule will require applicants to meet certain training standards before: Being issued a Class A or B CDL for… Continue reading Changes to ELDT Requirements in 2022

Air Brakes on CMVs – How they work & regulations you need to know

In 2018, the FMCSA handed out 185,592 violations to drivers for not having properly adjusted brakes (393.47E Brakes (All Others) – Clamp or Roto Type Brake Out of Adjustment). Not only is this an extremely dangerous problem to have, but it’s also avoidable with a little background on the different components that make up an… Continue reading Air Brakes on CMVs – How they work & regulations you need to know

Important Notice for Trucks Equipped with 3G ELDs

As per the FMCSA Website: Mobile carriers are shutting down their 3G networks to make room for more advanced network services, including 5G.  As a result, many older cell phones and other mobile devices will be unable to use data services. Once a 3G network is no longer supported, it is highly unlikely that any… Continue reading Important Notice for Trucks Equipped with 3G ELDs

Navigating FMCSA Regulations with DOTReady

Do You Have Questions About FMCSA? Disclaimer: Most of this information comes directly from the FMCSA’s website. If you’re looking for free resources that provide questions you have about FMCSA, this is the list for you! I came across the FMCSA Safety Planner last week and I thought it would be perfect to share with… Continue reading Navigating FMCSA Regulations with DOTReady

Reminder! Conduct Your Query Requirements

Reminder! Conduct Your Query Requirements Conduct Annual Queries Before January 6, 2021 What Does This Mean? Per § 382.701, employers of CDL drivers must conduct a query in the FMCSA D&A Clearinghouse at least once per year for each CDL driver they employ. Employers may designate a consortium/third-party administrator (C/TPA) to conduct queries on their behalf.… Continue reading Reminder! Conduct Your Query Requirements