So far the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) December 18th implementation date has held fast. Weathering the storm of opposing legislation the official start of the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate is now right around the corner with no signs of delay.
Every now and then we like to feature mobile apps that can help drivers get things done. This week, we wanted to highlight Cat Scale's Weigh My Truck app. Many drivers may already know about and use this app, but if you don't then you're missing out on some great time saving features. Check out the great features in this video:
When we had a visit from a pair of State Police CMV Inspectors we learned a LOT! That’s why we know that when an officer is willing to give some instruction when you are not in trouble it is a great opportunity to learn how to stay out of trouble.
In his article for HNI, former Wisconsin State Officer Mark Abrahamson shared 10 things that truck drivers do that get them pulled over. So in the vein of learning, and staying out of trouble, we thought we’d share those ten things.
It’s that time of year again. Beginning tomorrow, June 6th, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will be hosting the 30th annual International Roadcheck. According to the CVSA, the International Roadcheck is the largest targeted enforcement program on commercial motor vehicles in the world. During the 72 hour period, an average of 17 trucks or buses are inspected every minute across Canada, the U.S., and Mexico.
Drivers are the heart and soul of the transportation industry. It's a fact, without drivers no product would go anywhere, ever. Despite this, we still hear a lot about drivers being overlooked throught the industry. But what happens when we begin to actively collect and act on feedback from our drivers?