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