Driver Compliance

New Rules for Driver Training Effective February 2020

Posted on Posted by Kimberly Fancher

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9 May 2019

FMCSA is changing the way drivers complete the Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT). It is not just affecting prospective CDL holders but also anyone that is upgrading their CDL to a higher class or applying for the Passenger (P), School Bus […]

Eliminating the DOT Driver Application

Posted on Posted by Kimberly Fancher

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29 Apr 2019

The FMCSA has proposed to eliminate the requirement of the DOT Driver Application to help with the administrative time to onboard a driver. By doing this it will take even longer to qualify a driver and make a hiring decision […]

Oversize Freight is Taking a Backseat to Women Drivers

Posted on Posted by Kimberly Fancher

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15 Apr 2019

At Lone Star Transportation, hauling oversized freight is no issue for a handful of hardworking women. Oversize freight is a hot commodity in the transportation industry mainly because of the pay involved with hauling the oversized load. But make no […]