8 Things to Expect on Tomorrow’s Trucks
Fleet demands, changing freight patterns and government regulations are driving changes in vehicle design and specs.
In some ways, the truck of the future is here today. What would a truck driver from decades ago think if he were suddenly transported from his own time into one of today’s state-of-the-art rigs?
Dec. 1 OSHA Training Deadline Looms
Have you trained your employees yet on the new global hazcom standard?
OSHA wants you to train your workers in Hazard Communication, and wants you to do it by Dec. 1 of this year. The trick? It’s a totally new curriculum. Hazard Communication — more commonly known as the “Right to Know” rule about hazardous chemicals in the workplace — is the most frequently cited rule in OSHA.
CDL/Med Card Merger: The Deadline is Near
Tips to make sure your drivers are prepared for the deadline
An important deadline is just around the corner for CDL drivers and their motor carriers. As of Jan. 30, 2014, all CDL holders must have supplied information about the type of driving they do (self-certify) and the status of their medical certificate/card to their state driver’s licensing agency.