New Hours of Service-FAQ’s

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 07:51

The new federal hours-of-service (HOS) safety rules went into effect yesterday.  Companies have had eighteen months to comply with these new safety standards. On July 1, 2013 companies had to be 100% compliant in their operations. The new rules are targeting driver fatigue and limiting the work week of professional DOT drivers.  The U.S. Department of Transportation is estimating that …

Roadcheck 2013

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 07:50

Roadcheck 2013 also known as DOT Blitz is kicking off this week  June 4th-6th.  During this 72 hour period roughly fourteen DOT motor vehicles will be inspected every minute.  This program will be inspecting vehicles, equipment, and drivers. These inspections are the typical DOT inspections performed year round; just this period is a blitz to check every vehicle they can. …

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