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    What Drivers Need to Know About HOS Regulations Ahead of the Upcoming ELD Mandate

What Drivers Need to Know About HOS Regulations Ahead of the Upcoming ELD Mandate

Hours of Service Regulations have been around in some form since 1938. Presently, they have not changed since 2015 with the suspension of the new requirements around the 34-hour restart. We are now less […]

By |October 5th, 2017|ELD, HOS|0 Comments

Attention Carriers: Next Week is Brake Safety Week

Starting this Sunday, September 11th to Saturday, September 17th, CMV inspectors will be out across North America conducting brake system inspections as part of the CVSA’s Operation Air Brake Safety Week. It is a […]

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    Regulation Review: the FDA’s New Sanitation Rules for Food Haulers

Regulation Review: the FDA’s New Sanitation Rules for Food Haulers

The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rule on Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food is now final, advancing FDA’s efforts to protect foods from farm to table by keeping them safe from […]

Regulatory Review – 2015 Outlook

Regulations have yet again made the list of the top economic concerns for carriers in 2015, according to the Commercial Carrier Journal. Regulatory subjects have taken the number two spot on the list for […]

January 1st CARB Requirements: Focus on Brokers

Beginning January 1, 2013 the California Air Resources Board (CARB) will be implementing new requirements under the Transport Refrigeration Unit (TRU) Regulation that were added in the 2011 Amendments, approved by the ARB on […]

CARB Reminds Truckers about New Tire Requirements

The California Air Resources Board recently issued a reminder to drivers of Commercial Motor Vehicles (CMVs) that as of Jan. 1 2013, 2010 and older tractors that pull 53-foot dry van or refrigerated trailers […]

Guest Post: From the Desk of Carrier Relations – August is CARB’s Clean Truck Month!!!!

Greetings once again from the Carrier Relations Department! Today, we wanted to share with you and important update and enforcement action set out by the California Air Resources Board (CARB).

August has been designated as […]

A Review of the 14-Hour Driving Window

The FMCSA Hours-of-Service Regulations is a detailed rule that every driver of a Commercial Motor Vehicle must adhere to. Although there were some changes to the hours-of-service rules in December, 2011, the standard 14 […]

Guest Post: From the Desk of Carrier Relations

Greetings from the UWC Carrier Relations Department! Our fully staffed and bilingual department is dedicated to assisting our valued carrier partners, from administering paperwork, managing finances, assisting with claims resolution, and advising on any […]

By |February 2nd, 2012|Carrier relations, HOS|1 Comment