A Newbie’s Guide to FMCSA Compliance

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, or FMCSA, is the agency of the Department of Transportation (DOT) charged with regulating the trucking industry in the United States. The FMCSA monitors and ensures compliance with federal motor carrier safety and commercial regulations, utilizing everything from roadside inspections and onsite audits to data scoring and enforcement actions to […]

8 Reasons to Stay Compliant with the FMCSA

 

Most motor carriers know about the DOT’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and their mandate to keep public roadways safe, but how many have really considered all the potential costs and penalties of remaining noncompliant with the regulations?

Listed below are the eight critical reasons to get and stay compliant with the DOT. From hard costs […]

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Surviving a DOT Compliance Audit – What You Need to Know

Introduction
Every safety and compliance professional remembers that first terrifying letter informing them that they had been selected for a DOT compliance review.

The sweaty palms. The dry mouth. The creeping fear that they had forgotten something critical, something that would sink them and their company for good. Luckily, most safety investigators are not out to get you.

But, […]

Top 4 Reasons To Partner With TivaCloud

Partnering with TivaCloud can improve and expand upon the compliance solutions you are already offering.  You now have the ability to assist your customers to manage all their employees, assets, and compliance data from one single cloud-based platform.

What is TivaCloud?

TivaCloud provides you with the technology necessary to completely digitize and streamline the DOT compliance […]

FMCSA Shuts Down Trucking Company

Don’t Let This Happen To You – Take Control Of Your Driver Qualification Files
The recent news of a LaGrange, GA. trucking company being shutdown by order of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently is a stark and sobering reminder of the necessity to adhere to driver qualifications regulations.

If you’re unaware of the […]

TivaCloud Partners with KeepTruckin

TivaCloud Partners with KeepTruckin to Offer ELD Mandate Compliance Solution
Leading DOT Compliance Software Company Chooses KeepTruckin’s Electronic
Log Tracking Platform To Expand Client Services
Houston, TX,  — TivaCloud, a leading provider of cloud-based DOT compliance software designed to help motor carriers avoid fines, announced that they have selected KeepTruckin, a national provider of electronic logging devices […]

How You Can Improve The Employee Onboarding Process

5  Reasons Why You Should Use An Employee Onboarding System
One of the more difficult tasks a business owner faces is hiring, and retaining, good employees. The transportation industry, by its very nature, is transient. The FMCSA required qualifications for a driver can be complex. Finding, and keeping, good employees, especially good drivers, is paramount to […]

5 Reasons To Digitize Your Driver Qualification Files

The compliance culture in the transportation industry has changed dramatically in the past few years.

The rapidly changing regulatory environment is quickly reshaping our industry.  As a result, Fleet owners can no longer simply rely on paper files and multiple spreadsheets to stay compliant.

The demands are too great, the stakes are too high. One or two […]