Clarity on a Common ELD Question

Clients often ask STC how carriers should handle non-regulated individuals who, at times, move their trucks. These are people/drivers who are operating a truck but are not transporting property or passengers in commerce and are therefore not subject to the Federal...

CSA Update – IRT is TBD

In late September 2019, the Inspector General’s office of the USDOT quietly released a report evaluating FMCSA’s Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) corrective action plan. STC staff read the report with great interest, and here’s the skinny. Because the Item...

FMCSA’s latest Seat Belt Usage

FMCSA’s latest Seat Belt Usage by CMV Driver Survey (2016) estimated the overall safety belt usage rate for drivers of medium and heavy-duty trucks and buses was 86%. The same survey estimated the usage rate for other CMV occupants (not including the driver) was...