Drivers Getting Caught in FMCSA’s Drug Clearinghouse Net

FreightWaves spoke with STC President Dave Osiecki who offered his take on the November Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse statistics. In the article, Osiecki discusses what the new figures mean and the trends that can be taken from...

STC’s Social Media Following is Growing

Since joining LinkedIn and Twitter, STC’s footprint in the social media world has been consistently growing. Follow along at Scopelitis Transportation Consulting on LinkedIn and @STC_Transport on Twitter to keep up with the latest news from STC and around the...

Webinar: Compliance Reviews in an ELD World

On December 8, 2020, from 4:45pm-5:30pm EST STC Vice President P. Sean Garney will join the Colorado Motor Carriers Association at their Virtual Safety Conference webinar to discuss DOT Compliance Reviews in an ELD World. Garney will provide participants with a...

It’s 11 pm. Do You Know What Your Drivers Are Doing?

For trucking safety directors, understanding crash risk and how to mitigate it is the name of the game. There is a super long list of risk factors to consider. One that’s often overlooked—time of day–was the subject of a recent Virginia Tech Transportation...

Hey, What’s That Flying Under the Safety Radar

When it comes to CMVs, driver-related factors and violations in fatal crashes like speeding, distracted driving, and driver fatigue garner the most headlines and attention. But, STC recently dug deep into FMCSA’s “Large Truck & Bus Crash Facts”...

Don’t Get Caught in The Regulatory Complacency Trap

Earlier this month, STC highlighted a prominent ELD vendor’s data showing that recent changes to the short-haul recordkeeping exception have resulted in a dramatic surge in violations of the 11-hour driving rule. Like others, we pointed to a misunderstanding of...