e-DOT Application is available and Craig Safety Technologies is excited. This will allow drivers to fill out an application form anywhere on line and the information will automatically come to your company for ease of processing and onboarding. No more having to go back and ask them to complete unfilled sections, e-DOT guides them right through.
Jack Van Steenburg, spoke recently at the National Safety Council event in Paradise Valley, AZ. As FMCSA Assistant Administrator and Chief Safety Officer, he shared several important points that will potentially will or already are affecting the trucking now and in the future. Here is an overview of his Talking Points. He covered the following
Mid-year DOT update: Regulations 2015 As we move into the 3rd quarter of 2015, the trucking industry needs to take stock of the Mid-year DOT update: Regulations 2015. These are the initiatives of the FMCSA and where we stand in regard to them. This article from Fleet Owner provides the latest on these initiatives and before long
Distracted Driving – It’ll Cost You. Most of us can’t honestly say we have NEVER texted or looked at a text while driving, even though we know how deadly this practice has been proven to be, but trust me.. Distracted Driving – It’ll cost you! It is always good to refresh our knowledge of why
With Operation Air Brake or National Brake Week coming up September 6 thru 12, 2015, it is a great time to go over the recommended step-by-step approach to brake maintenance provided by Truckinginfo.com and Haldex, a nationally known and respected developer and manufacturer of brake systems for heavy trucks, trailers and buses. Photo via Haldex