Why do I Sign a DOT Inspection?

Why do I Sign a DOT Inspection?

So you’re a Safety Manager. Your driver finishes a run and turns in a copy of a DOT Driver/Vehicle Examination Report that he received. At the bottom, it looks something like this:   It’s hard to read, but the little section down there says that YOU...
How Do I Use the Short Haul Exception?

How Do I Use the Short Haul Exception?

If you are making smaller day-trips and not traveling very far, you may be able to skip some of the extra work of keeping work logs. But watch out! The DOT is extremely serious about Hours of Service. If you don’t follow the rules of their Short Haul Exception,...