STC In the News: FMCSA Ramps Up Off-site Compliance Reviews

STC President Dave Osiecki provided some insight to the Commercial Carrier Journal on what to expect and how to prepare of an off-site compliance review. In the article, Osiecki helps explain the difference between off-site focused reviews, which has been trending up...

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STC in the News: Osiecki Comments on New Clearinghouse Data

FreightWaves recently asked STC President Dave Osiecki for his take on how to interpret the latest data released by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration on Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse usage. Among other things, Osiecki raised concerns about the rate at...

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STC VP To Speak at Idelic Fleet Safety Conference

STC Vice President P. Sean Garney is scheduled to participate in a panel presentation at  the 2020 Idelic Fleet Safety Conference. The panel will focus on driver credentialing challenges faced by carriers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Garney will be joined by Tom...

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IC Do’s and Don’t Topic of Upcoming STC Presentation

STC President Dave Osiecki has accepted an offer to present at the Michigan Trucking Association Annual Conference on August 28, 2020. The presentation, delivered virtually this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will focus on the challenges of managing independent...

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Osiecki Featured Speaker at Trimble in.sight User Conference

Trimble Transportation's annual in.sight user's conference will include two presentations by STC President Dave Osiecki this year. The virtual sessions will include an outlook on what's to come from Washington before and after the election and what to expect from a...

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STC President to Participate on Surviving Post COVID Panel

On Thursday, August 20, 2020, STC President Dave Osiecki will be participating in a panel presentation to discuss regulatory issues motor carriers should prepare for when the pandemic eventually ends. The webinar, cosponsored by Spireon and Heavy Duty Trucking will...

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FMCSA Actions to Expect Before the November Election

The Trump Administration’s first term is coming to a close and, like every other prior first-term President, there’s uncertainty over whether voters will keep the current President in the White House, and his Administration in power in Washington, DC. As a result,...

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STC Prediction: R.I.P IRT

You heard it here first, STC is predicting the end of the IRT (Item Response Theory) debate related to the CSA program. Here are a few reasons why STC believes FMCSA will not replace the current CSA SMS scoring algorithm with the much talked-about IRT scoring method:...

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New Research Informs an Age-Old Driver Safety Debate

Having been a party to the debate over entry-level driver training and whether younger drivers can safely operate an 80,000 lb. truck in interstate commerce, what’s always struck STC is the limited applicable research on the impact of training and driving experience...

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STC In the News: STC Talks Driver Experience with TT

Scopelitis Transportation Consulting recently joined a host of trucking industry safety experts and practitioners to discuss the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the truck driver workforce and issues related to retaining, rehiring, or finding new drivers as demand...

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