New FDA Rules & Regulations and Impact on Motor Carriers

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New FDA Rules & Regulations and Impact on Motor Carriers

Highlights of the Proposed Rule Specifically, the proposed rule would establish requirements for: Vehicles and transportation equipment: The design and maintenance of vehicles and transportation equipment to ensure that it does not cause the food that it transports to become contaminated. Transportation operations: The measures taken during transportation to ensure food is not contaminated, such

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Who’s Who in Video Intelligence for the Transportation Industry

Many insurance companies who we represent have partnered with Video Surveillance firms and will subsidize part of the cost for their insureds.  The major players in the Video Surveillance field are: Lytx is a fleet management solution & gps vehicle tracking system. DriveCam reduces expenses and increases fleet tracking & management efficiencies.  They have more

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Important Changes to CSA SMS Website Including Sept 26, 2014 Snapshot

The CSA Safety Measurement System (SMS) Website has been updated with the September 26, 2014 snapshot. Beginning with this snapshot and then all subsequent snapshots, the SMS integrates the results of adjudicated citations associated with inspections conducted on or after August 23, 2014 that have been processed through DataQs. Check your safety assessment now at: http://ai.fmcsa.dot.gov/sms.

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10 Tips for Safe Parking at Truck Stops

You are finally off the traffic-congested roadway and safely parked at a truck stop. But you may not be as safe as you think. A large percentage of truck-trailer accidents occur at truck stops which should be the safest place to park. Drivers can never let their guard down when behind the wheel. Trucking accidents

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