The top 5 stories you missed this year

November 10, 2020 Casey Nighbor

2020 has been busy to say the least. But we’ve got you covered—in one easy list. Here are the top five pieces of content that our readers loved most this year.

1. Truck Sanitation & Cleaning Checklist

In the wake of COVID-19, keeping our drivers and customers safe and healthy is the top priority. Maintaining a clean truck and practicing sanitation guidelines is the first step in preventing the spread of infection. Our free cleaning checklist can help ensure you are taking the proper steps to reduce the chance of infection

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2. FMCSA Hours of Service changes: What you need to know

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has approved changes to the hours of service (HOS) regulations. These changes are intended to improve driver flexibility while still promoting and ensuring safety. These changes went into effect on September 29, 2020. Not sure what all changed? Catch up with the ruling

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3. 3 ways to boost driver morale at your company

If ever there’s a time to focus on maintaining the morale of your drivers, it’s now. In addition to dealing with larger workloads and longer hours due to high demand, drivers are also facing more restrictions and regulations due to the pandemic, on top of trying to stay safe and healthy themselves. Read how to boost the morale of your drivers

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4. DOT compliance checklist

The Department of Transportation (DOT) regularly conducts audits to make sure companies are following the rules and maintain compliance. By keeping up-to-date documentation and reports, you can ensure that an audit will go smoothly and are more likely to pass. These audits often happen without much warning so it’s crucial to keep your records updated at all times. Double check to make sure your records are up-to-date with these checklist.

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5. Guide to Compliance Trends for 2021

Regulations on the state, local and federal level are no strangers to constant change. However, the pandemic and consequent recession have added a new layer to this ever-changing world. This guide is designed to help you understand the biggest employment compliance trends and what they mean for you in 2021. Download this free guide instantly

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