Best Wishes to Former Board Member Doug Donscheski on Joining the Nebraska Trucking Association

Date posted: December 30, 2015 | Categories: Blog

HELP Inc. wishes former Board member Doug Donscheski its gratitude and best wishes as he leaves his position as the Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program (MCSAP) Manager for the Nebraska State Patrol. Donscheski is set to join the Nebraska Trucking … Continue reading

Steps to prevent cargo theft during the holidays

Date posted: December 30, 2015 | Categories: News and Events

Cargo thieves are gearing up to take advantage of the opportunities the season offers. The number of cargo thefts is significantly higher during time periods surrounding national holidays, according to CargoNet, a company that collects and analyzes cargo-theft data and … Continue reading

Do you know an exceptional CMV driver? Nominate him or her for CVSA’s International Driver Excellence Award.

Date posted: December 14, 2015 | Categories: Blog

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is now accepting applications for its second annual International Driver Excellence Award (IDEA), an award that recognizes the extraordinary careers of professional commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers and their commitment to public safety. The … Continue reading

FMCSA Announces Electronic Logs Mandate

Date posted: December 10, 2015 | Tags: , , , | Categories: News and Events

By early December 2017, an estimated 3 million commercial drivers will have thrown out their paper logbooks. A long-anticipated rule requiring electronic logging devices for truck and bus driver hours of service was announced Thursday morning. “Since 1938, complex, on-duty/off-duty … Continue reading

FMCSA Quick to Remove CSA Scores From Public View

Date posted: December 7, 2015 | Categories: News and Events

Within minutes after President Obama signed the new transportation reauthorization bill (FAST Act) on December 4th, FMCSA removed a significant portion of carriers’ CSA data from their website. One of the requirements of FAST was that FMCSA remove CSA scores … Continue reading

Children’s Book Promotes the Importance of Trucking in America

Date posted: November 24, 2015 | Categories: Blog

What role could bushels of strawberries play in educating children and adults alike on trucking’s vital role in American life?  They stand front and center in the recently-released book, “Papa Doug Hauls Strawberries & Smiles,” as trucker Papa Doug works … Continue reading

North Carolina Welcomes PrePass® Truck Bypassing Service

Date posted: November 6, 2015 | Categories: News and Events

HELP partners with NCPASS to offer safety bypassing at two weigh stations PHOENIX – PrePass-approved trucks are now eligible to be pre-cleared for bypassing the weigh stations near Hillsborough, NC,  making North Carolina  the 32nd state in the country to … Continue reading

HELP Inc. Board Members Receive National Industry Honors

Date posted: October 28, 2015 | Categories: News and Events

American Trucking Associations Recognizes Texas’ John Esparza and Tennessee’s Dave Huneryager PHOENIX – Texas Trucking Association President John D. Esparza and Tennessee Trucking Association President and CEO Dave Huneryager were both recently honored by the American Trucking Associations (ATA) during … Continue reading

A Passion for Safety – Ross Reynolds receives CVSA’s IDEA Award

Date posted: October 28, 2015 | Categories: Blog

HELP Inc. is excited to congratulate Ross Reynolds as this year’s recipient of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Driver Excellence Award (IDEA). The award recognizes a person who goes above and beyond the performance of their duties as … Continue reading

HELP Inc. Announces Expansion of PrePass Plus Electronic Toll Payment Services

Date posted: October 17, 2015 | Categories: News and Events

PrePass Plus now in California and Kansas with more states coming soon Philadelphia, PA – Oct. 17, 2015 – HELP Inc., the non-profit public/private partnership that provides PrePass® weigh station bypass and other truck safety services, announced today its all-new … Continue reading