Continuous MVR Monitoring: Overcoming “The Good Enough” Objection

January 03, 2018 in Industry News

According to conventional wisdom, pulling a driver’s motor vehicle record (MVR) once a year is enough to identify risky drivers. In fact, it gives risky drivers a long grace period before discovery and unnecessarily raises the fleet’s risk profile and potential for a costly liability claim.

Negligent Entrustment: Ignorance is Not Bliss or an Excuse

October 09, 2017 in Industry News

Picture this scenario: It’s nearing the end of the work day and it has been a productive, but uneventful day — thank goodness — and you’re almost ready to head home for a well-earned evening of relaxation. Just as you’re getting ready to walk out the door, you get a phone call. One of your drivers rear-ended another vehicle on…

The 7 Basics of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)

December 27, 2016 in Industry News

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) was established within the U.S. Department of Transportation with the objective to reduce crashes, injuries and fatalities related to commercial motor vehicles.