05/30/2017

Driver Digest: The Importance of Pre-Inspections

With thousands of transportation and dedicated fleet providers, the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration (FMCSA) reports more than 5 million truck and bus drivers share the roads in America with more than 250 million motorists1. The goal of those drivers on the road is to get to their destinations safely and ensure safety for those… Continue reading Driver Digest: The Importance of Pre-Inspections

01/19/2016

Driver Digest: How Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) Will Affect Drivers

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMSCA) has established that by December 10, 2017 trucks and drivers must comply and utilize electronic logging devices (ELDs).  Many carriers, like NFI, already utilize this technology, however those who aren’t have until the end of 2017 to comply. These devices are to be installed into trucks that fit a… Continue reading Driver Digest: How Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) Will Affect Drivers

12/15/2015

Fast Facts on the FAST Act

In early December, the United States Congress approved a five-year, $305 billion funding legislation to support national transportation infrastructure. With bipartisan support, the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) will help to maintain and develop roads, railways, bridges, public transportation, highways, and motor vehicle safety until 2020. The 1,300 page bill dives into reforms… Continue reading Fast Facts on the FAST Act